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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Acne Marks: If you have the money, consider laser resurfacing with the fractionated c02 laser. Before laser treatment you can try retin a (tretinoin) cream 0.1% ... Read More

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A female asked:
Dr. James Seward
22 years experience Dermatology
Unfortunately, : Unfortunately, that won't work. It will be inflamed and irritated by that which might make it worse. Check out the link below for more psoriasis tre ... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
See below: Agree with Dr. S. Peels are likely to make matters worse. Please see your doctor as effective treatments are available.
A female asked:
Dr. James Seward
22 years experience Dermatology
Unfortunately, : Unfortunately, psoriasis is an inflammatory skin condition and will not improve with a chemical peel. Options for psoriasis include topical anit-infl ... Read More
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Dr. Jack Mutnick
17 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Psoriasis: Absolutely not! this will make the psoriasis so much worse you will hate yourself for doing it.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Miller
24 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
Fine lines: Depending on your particular set of fine lines, a chemical peel could be helpful. A great way to improve the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles wit ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Emil Shakov
17 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
It is possible: If you are prone to acne you can potentially have an acne breakout. This is true of all skin care products as well.
A female asked:
Dr. G Funari
Dr. G Funari answered
45 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
The : The skin is cleansed and de-oiled prior to any skin resurfacing procedure. Prior to procedures involving skin resurfacing i place patients on medicat ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. G Funari
Dr. G Funari answered
45 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
I : I recommend that you find a medical professional that works in a state approved office to obtain a chemical peel. They will have the best training an ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. James Seward
22 years experience Dermatology
Unfortunately, : Unfortunately, a superficial chemical peel with ingredients such as salicylic acid or glycolic acid doesn't work well for wrinkles, but works better f ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
Sometimes both!: Acne scarring is complex and typically requires many intervention for an optimal result. Peels and dermabrasion performed simultaneously is referred t ... Read More
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Gordon
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
Both work well: Many dermatologists use liquid nitrogen (cold therapy) first. Discuss it with your doc and see what he/she feels most adept at doing.
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