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dermovate cream for acne scars

A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
No: I'm sorry you ended up with scars because your acne was not properly managed. A dermatologist can make these less visible with fillers, dermabrasion, ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Not acne scars: I'm sorry your disease led to scarring. This can be prevented with modern Rx. The scars can be managed by a plastic surgeon or dermatologist with a la ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
49 years experience in Dermatology
None: No cream would work.
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
25 years experience in Ophthalmology
You will save: hundreds of dollars by having it evaluated for laser treatment that rebuilds collagen, which is why the scar is so apparent and visible. Go for a cons ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Cullington
26 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Yes : Minor pigment changes and drying agents and sometimes topical steroids have all helped different scarring problems of acne.
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jason Hess
19 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Scar improvement: Scar improvement can be achieved, but it takes patience. An overnight improvement is simply impossible. There is no clinical evidence to support Med ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Suzanne Galli
23 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Acne scars: No cream will cure acne scars. You can consider a skin resurfacing procedure.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Not a fan of Mederma: I am not a big advocate of mederma. The active ingredient is allium cepa (onion extract) and there is weak evidence to suggest that this is beneficial ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience in Pediatrics
Acne scars: Chemical peels, when performed by a trained practitioner, may help reduce the appearance of acne scars but will not eliminate large or deep scarring. ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jane Chung
31 years experience in Plastic Surgery
No such cream: Acne scar varies a lot from ice pick to rolling scars. They can not be removed by any cream. Tretinoin helps with laser treatment.
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