Weboptify Asked: September 23, 20212021-09-23T11:29:57+05:30 2021-09-23T11:29:57+05:30In: HealthHow can I treat hyperpigmentation/ Melasma?How can I treat hyperpigmentaion/ melasma?hyperpigmentationmelasma 2 AnswersVotedOldestRecent Anonymous 2021-09-23T11:39:13+05:30Added an answer on September 23, 2021 at 11:39 am There are a few key methods to eliminate the dark brown patch. We recommend the Oximetrex from DRKSHP. Look for drugstores like Walmart or Target.The Oximetrex is applied on a damp clean, cotton pad and applied directly to the dark skin or areas of hyperpigmentation. Leave the Oximetrex on for 10-15 minutes or until dry and make sure to wash the affected area. If the patches fade on their own, we usually recommend reapplying 1-2 times per week.What happens if I continue using retinoid?I spoke to my dermatologist about what to do about using retinoid as a treatment for melasma. He told me that retinoids do work in treating melasma but they may not have the same effect after a period of time. He also pointed out that using a retinoid in combination with a melasma cream.3Reply Share ShareShare on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on WhatsApp Anonymous 2021-09-23T11:36:31+05:30Added an answer on September 23, 2021 at 11:36 am Tretinoin therapy is an important factor to consider but is often limited by its cost. If you have lots of hyperpigmentation, a combination topical retinoid cream or oral isotretinoin will be a helpful option. You should avoid side effects and common retinol side effects, including dryness, itching, and acne formation, by staying on the lowest dosage possible for a long time.Hyperpigmentation treatmentFor most people, melasma is associated with hyperpigmentation. Treatment for melasma can begin with broad spectrum-attributable phototherapy, as used for hyperpigmentation treatment, or with tretinoin (Dyasylics/Tazorac).2Reply Share ShareShare on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on WhatsAppLeave an answerLeave an answerCancel reply Featured image Select file Browse Add a Video to describe the problem better. Video type YoutubeVimeoDailymotionFacebook Choose from here the video type. Video ID Put Video ID here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sdUUx5FdySs Ex: "sdUUx5FdySs". Answer Anonymously Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Related Questions How to get rid of hyperpigmentation?