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Suffering from skin darkening around mouth and neck. Help?

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I am suffering from skin darkening (pigmentation) around my mouth and on my neck. First, it started around the mouth and slowly over my neck. It's been a year and a half now. None of the treatements could help. Please let me know the reason why I have this also suggest me what needs to be done.

Posted Wed, 16 Oct 2013 in Skin Hair and Nails
Answered by Dr. Rahul Kumar 20 minutes later
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Thanks for the query.
Pigmentation can be removed by using skin lightening cream.
various creams like lookbrite melalite xl etc are available.
you can use any one of them.
just remember to use a sunscreen in day.
if there is no response with the cream you can go for chemical peels.
let me know if you have any other doubt.
Thank you
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