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Dark Spots

Dark spots are also called hyperpigmentation. It is caused due to acne scars, excessive sun exposure, and hormonal changes. Patches appear on the skin, and they seem to be darker than the surrounding skin. It often occurs when there is an increased production of melanin. It is treated by taking Hydroquinone creams and Retinoid solutions. Another option that is used to lighten the dark spot is laser treatment and chemical exfoliators.

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I am 18 years old and suffering from dark spots all over my face. Kindly help.

Query: Hello doctor,I am 18 years old and suffering from dark spots all over my face. Please suggest me medication for dark spots.Kindly help.  Read Full »

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Answer: Hello, Welcome to Thank you for your query. I understand your concern. With age, you realize that wrinkles can make you look much older than you are. Fortunately, home remedies, topical products, and cosmetic procedures could effectively fade or permanently remove dark spots. Below, ...  Read Full »

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