If laser makes my skin darker in the first session will it become more dark session by session?

If laser makes my skin darker in the first session will it become more dark session by session?

I made one laser session of hair removal for pelvic area and I noticed that the skin has become darker than what it was previously. I want to know if I made another session if my skin will become more darker than it currently is?

Answers from doctors (2)


Esta Kronberg, M.D.

Published on Mar 20, 2011

Yes. The darkening will probably get worse with each treatment. This can be an issue if you have darker pigment in your skin.

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Answered by Esta Kronberg, M.D.

Yes. The darkening will probably get worse with each treatment. This can be an issue if you have darker pigment in your skin.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


Celibre Medical Corporation

Published on Mar 14, 2011

If your skin has become darker after laser procedures then you are
likely going to the wrong practice and should find a new facility.
Laser hair removal should make the area irritated and red for a short
time after the procedures but should not change the color of the skin.

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Answered by Celibre Medical Corporation

If your skin has become darker after laser procedures then you are
likely going to the wrong practice and should find a new facility.
Laser hair removal should make the area irritated and red for a short
time after the procedures but should not change the color of the skin.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


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