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Anti Aging Treatments for Dark Pigments
An_249287 posted:
I see that laser surfacing is not recommended. What would be some of the most aggressive anti-aging treatment for dark pigmented skin?
Mohiba K Tareen, MD responded:
Dear An,

I often perform NON-ABLATIVE (meaning that the superficial epidermis is not removed, only the deeper layers are treated) laser resurfacing on patients with pigmented skin. It can be very successful - I have even treated my own acne scars with great results!

Please contact a derm with expertise in skin of color for the best cosmetic outcome.

I hope that helps
Dr. Mohiba Tareen
Tareen Dermatology Roseville, Minnesota
~Old-Fashioned Quality Care with State-of-the-Art Flair.~

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