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Basal cell carcinoma & sun spots

My daughter has had a basil cell carcinoma removed from her forhead about 3 years ago. She has been contemplating having an IPL photo facial which removes sun damage spots from the skin. Is it safe to have this done after having BCC?
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replied April 4th, 2008
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Though cosmetically worrisome, sun spots aren't that threatening, but, according to experts, they are a reflection of considerable sun damage. Excessive sun damage which is not threated on time means there is an increased risk of skin cancer. Because of BCC's direct relationship to sun-damaged skin, I think your daughter will only find IPL photo facial, beneficial.
Is best to discuss this with her dermatologist or dermatologist that is expert in age spots removal treatments.
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