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I am scheduled for IPL for brown spots on my face. Is this the best method?
Age Spots, Brown Spots

What are the side effects or risks involved?

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Cosmetic surgeon
Aventura, FL
United States
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  IPl (Intense Pulse Light)
July 22, 2013 3:08 AM

For the appropriate Skin Types IPL can be very effective for the treatment of brown spots. In general anyone darker than Jennifer Lopez I do not recommend IPL due to the possibility of (more)
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Facial plastic surgeon
Herndon, VA
United States
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November 19, 2008 10:31 AM

IPL is one good method for brown spot removal. Bleaching creams, Q-switch lasers, chemical peels and CO2 or Erbium lasers are other options. It all depends on your skin color, type and (more)
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