Daily Archives: August 3, 2010

Melasma Moves On! No More Brown Spots

by Ann Yacullo & Karin Ruiz

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We love the summer sunshine that warms the beaches, makes the days longer, and gives us an excuse to wear short shorts and sundresses!

That same glowing globe in the sky is also responsible for aging our skin, turning us into lobsters, and worst of all, marking our faces with melasma’s brown splotchy mask.

Melasma can pop-up  at any time in a woman’s life, but the sun is the number one culprit for bringing it out. Once those mean marks show up on your skin, it’s really tough to get them to leave!

Don’t despair! With the help of a good clinical aesthetician or even a plastic surgeon, you can be on your way to lightening up.

Here are my suggestions for keeping you un-masked from melasma through the summer and beyond!

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