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I have dark spots under my left ear, and i have noticed that

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I have dark spots under my left ear, and i have noticed that they are increasing when i compared 2 pics taken in 2 months time difference
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  Michael Salama replied 3 months ago.

Hello this is Dr. Salama MD,

Can you upload the pictures here?

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
There you go...the dark one is the old pic
Expert:  Michael Salama replied 3 months ago.

Thanks for the pics.
I will opt out so another doctor can look at it.

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Thanks Dr. Michael
Expert:  Dr. David replied 3 months ago.

This is Dr. David

they look like melanin deposits on the skin.

it looks like you have benign moles in the area as well

99% chance that these are all benign melanin deposits.

you should see a dermatologist once a year to get your skin checked.

let me know if you have questions.

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Thanks Doctor, but any solution to this? I have been to two dermatolgists and none of them was helpful and said its just pigmentation caused by dryness and no cream can help...i was not convinced by their answers
Expert:  Dr. David replied 3 months ago.

there are skin carbon dioxide laser treatments which can help get rid of skin melanin pigments like this.

that would be the best cosmetic solution.