Question about Skin-pigmentation-treatment: there is a dark pigmentation around my mouth area i q186

Article Medically reviewed by Dr. Gavin Chan (MBBS, cosmetic physician, liposuctionist)

Dr. Gavin Chan

Templestowe Lower and Berwick Clinics

Dr. Gavin Chan has a background in intensive care, anaesthesia, and emergency medicine. Since 2004, Dr. Chan has provided cosmetic procedures, including anti-wrinkle injections, dermal fillers, liposuction, fat transfer, skin needling, and laser treatments. He is a doctor trainer for various dermal fillers and anti-wrinkle injections.
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Question:

There is a dark pigmentation around my mouth area. I cannot get rid of it no matter what I do. It’s hard to hide it with make-up. Would you be able to help me clear it out please?

Answer:

This can be a hard problem to correct. Usually it is best treated with lightening creams rather than laser, but can be stubborn. A consultation with one of our doctors would be the best approach, and we can advise you accordingly.

Dr. Gavin Chan
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