Can a chemical peel eliminate melasma?

Can a chemical peel eliminate melasma?

ANSWERS FROM DOCTORS (4)


Answered by Impressions MediSpa

Melasma is a hormonal condition. Treatments such as chemical peels and proper prescription based skincare can help reduce/eliminate the pigmentation from melasma. However, you may have to stay on a skin care regiment and chemical peel regiment for life to help reduce the melasma.

Published on Nov 30, 2017

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Answered by Impressions MediSpa

Melasma is a hormonal condition. Treatments such as chemical peels and proper prescription based skincare can help reduce/eliminate the pigmentation from melasma. However, you may have to stay on a skin care regiment and chemical peel regiment for life to help reduce the melasma.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


Answered by Radiance Medspa

The best chemical peel for Melasma in our experience has been the Cosmelan
Peel MD.

Published on Jan 10, 2012

Answered by Radiance Medspa (View Profile)

The best chemical peel for Melasma in our experience has been the Cosmelan
Peel MD.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


Answered by Rejuve

No, chemical peels cannot "eliminate" melasma. Unfortunately, there is no
cure for melasma. Chemical peels can improve melasma depending on which
product you use. One strategy is to peel away some of the pigment with a
chemical peel. Then you can bleach the remaining. One can consider a high
dose hydroquinone product to lighten the pigment. Another product is
Cosmelan which is mixture of bleaching products which include hydroquinone.

Published on Jan 10, 2012

Answered by Rejuve (View Profile)

No, chemical peels cannot "eliminate" melasma. Unfortunately, there is no
cure for melasma. Chemical peels can improve melasma depending on which
product you use. One strategy is to peel away some of the pigment with a
chemical peel. Then you can bleach the remaining. One can consider a high
dose hydroquinone product to lighten the pigment. Another product is
Cosmelan which is mixture of bleaching products which include hydroquinone.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


Answered by Dermatology Associates of Atlanta, P.C.

Chemical peels can aid in lightening hyperpigmented areas. To best determine if they can be helpful in treating melasma, please consult a medical provider.

Published on Sep 20, 2011

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Answered by Dermatology Associates of Atlanta, P.C.

Chemical peels can aid in lightening hyperpigmented areas. To best determine if they can be helpful in treating melasma, please consult a medical provider.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


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