Laser Freckle Removal Alamogordo NM

Find top doctors who perform Laser Freckle Removal in Alamogordo, NM. Whether you’re seeking treatment or looking to schedule a preventative screening, we can connect you with the best dermatologists near you in Alamogordo, NM.

Local Businesses

Frost, Timothy W – Alamogordo Ear Nose & Throat

(575) 437-4533
1850 S Waterman Ave Ste A
Alamogordo, NM 88310

Timothy William Frost

1401 10Th St Ste C
Alamogordo, NM 88310

Jennifer L Toncray

(505) 437-6700
1212 9Th Street – Suite H Tularosa Basin Dermatology
Alamogordo, NM 88310

Southern New Mexico Surgery Center

(575) 437-0890
3833 Jurupa Ave # 200
Alamogordo, NM 88310

Alamogordo Ear Nose & Throat

(575) 437-4533
401 E Highland Ave Ste 352
Alamogordo, NM 88310

Jennifer Toncray, Do

1212 9Th St Ste A
Alamogordo, NM 88310

Southern New Mexico Surg Ctr

(575) 437-0890
401 E Highland Ave # 352
Alamogordo, NM 88310

Frost, Kelly – Alamogordo Ear Nose & Throat

(575) 437-4533
2150 N Sierra Way
Alamogordo, NM 88310

Laser Freckle Removal FAQ in Alamogordo, NM

Do freckles get darker after IPL?

Individual pigmented spots may appear to darken immediately following an IPL treatment, but they will fade away over time. Your skin may appear red or slightly swollen immediately after treatment, but these symptoms usually disappear the same or next day. You’ll be able to resume normal activities right away.

Does retinol get rid of freckles?

While freckles may seem very different from hyperpigmentation and dark spots, they are still caused by UV exposure at the end of the day. Using retinol and retinoid products increases cell turnover, thus lightening spots of all kinds, freckles included.

Are my freckles permanent?

Freckles typically fade away with age and even seasons whereas sun spots tend to stick around longer. Because of this, sun spots can require skin treatments for removal. Are They Harmful? Fortunately, neither freckles or sun spots are harmful.

When should I worry about a freckle?

A mole or freckle should be checked if it has a diameter of more than a pencil eraser or any characteristics of the ABCDEs of melanoma (see below). Dysplastic nevi are moles that are generally larger than average (larger than a pencil eraser) and irregular in shape.

Can I lighten my freckles?

Your dermatologist may recommend a deep chemical peel to fade your freckles. Topical Creams: Topical products like retinoids can help reduce the appearance of sun-damaged skin. There are also products available to fade freckles and other pigmentation issues.

How many laser treatments does it take to remove freckles?

After one to two laser sessions, most patients are able to remove their freckles.

How many IPL treatments does it take to get rid of freckles?

You may need three to five IPL treatments before the results are complete. The number of treatments depends on the size of the treatment area, or whether you’re hoping just to fade freckles or want them removed entirely. Multiple treatments are typically spaced out and performed after three to six weeks have passed.

What ingredient fades freckles?

Niacinamide and vitamin C work hand in hand in preventing pigment formation. The latter, in particular, can fade the discoloration so you can achieve an even skin tone. If you’ll notice in some freckles removal cream products, there’s kojic acid.

Can large freckles be removed?

If your freckles are determined to be benign, they can be removed by treatments including lasers, peels, or prescription topical creams or a combination depending on the kind of freckles you have and your skin type.

Does laser freckle removal leave scars?

In the hands of a skilled and experienced provider, freckle removal treatments should not result in a scar.

Does vitamin C remove freckles?

Does Vitamin C remove freckles? Vitamin C serum can help with freckle removal, but some freckles are more persistent than others. Certainly, however, when applied in serum form Vitamin C does lighten freckles. As well as having a host of other benefits, the serum will suppress melanin cells, and rejuvenate your skin.

Who gets freckles?

Anybody can have freckled skin, but the colour of the specks may be lighter or darker depending on your hair and skin colour. People with red-coloured hair and fair skin are more likely to have freckles, but this is just one of many factors that affect whether skin freckles.

How do you fade freckles fast?

IPL (Intense Pulsed Light) rejuvenation. Laser treatment. Chemical Peels. Topical retinoid creams. Natural remedies.