Question about Solutions and treatments: last year i was bitten by my pets fleas and q129

Question:

Last year i was bitten by my pets flea’s and have been left with scarring on my legs.
its been a year now and i can still see them.
what would you recommend for me to get rid of the marks completely!!!?

Answer:

This sort of problem commonly occurs on those with olive or darker skins, and is known as post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation. It is a result of some sort of trauma (like an insect bite, or scratch) and can last for a long time in many cases. It is almost like a long lasting tan in that area. The best way to treat it is to avoid sun exposure, wear sunscreen, and also use a topical lightening agent . The stronger topical lightening agent such as Kligman’s formula will require prescription from one of our doctors

Dr. Gavin Chan
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