The misinformation surrounding lasers has prevented many people of color from seeking these effective treatments for common skin conditions. Laser technology and technique have evolved significantly over the years. But is it really safe for skin of color? The short answer is yes, especially when performed using the right device by an expert provider. Dr.
Everyone wants to look their best through every season of life, but choosing the best skin treatments can be challenging. This is particularly true for individuals with darker skin tones, as many laser and energy devices can cause more complications than benefits for these patients. Board-certified dermatologist Douglas Wu, MD, PhD, of Cosmetic Laser Dermatology,