4 Beauty Treatments Women With Dark Skin Should Avoid

You read a lot about the wonders of Botox and the benefits of lasers. But you don’t always hear about the potential side effects involved. The technology for in-office beauty treatments has come a long way, but it’s still not perfect. And some of those popular lasers and light treatments pose more risks than rewards—especially for skin of color. We asked licensed esthetician and skincare expert Kerry Benjamin to help us figure out what to try and what to avoid.

Scroll through to find out which beauty treatments women with dark skin should stay away from.