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Yonkers, NY

My daughter had breast reduction/uplift onJan 18. She had reaction to the surgical bandage on one nipple and has one light nipple. The other is norm

What can we do to get the coloring hyperpigmentation back on her one nipple. Please help

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Plastic surgeon
Park Ridge, IL
United States
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February 18, 2010 11:05 AM

After breast surgery, it is normal to experience temporary numbness and discoloration of the nipples. The skin in or near the surgical site can appear either lighter or darker than the (more)
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Plastic surgeon
Mobile, AL
United States
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February 17, 2010 10:10 AM

often hypopigmentation can occur with epithelial slough from steristrips or surgery itself. the pigment should return without any intervention but may take a full skin cycle, 2-3 months. (more)
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