From Jennifer89 Bhabha

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Hey, is it possible to remove white spots on the face caused by chemical peels?

Submitted by Jennifer89 Bhabha on 23 August 2018

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Hello, I am sorry to hear about your concern. It sound like you are referring to a conditions known as hypo-pigmentation.
This is normally caused by uncontrolled trauma to the skin and the skin ability to produce melanin (pigment) is decreased. Hypo-pigmentation is very difficult to treat, but there are treatment options available.
Pigmerise™ is a topical treatment that can be used daily to help with the melanin production in the area. I would suggest that you visit one of our clinics so that one of our medical practitioner can have a look at you skin and make their recommendations. Please visit www.skinrenewal.co.za to find a branch closest to you.

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