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does lemon juice get rid of acne scars

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Subramaniam Arumugam
56 years experience Plastic Surgery
See Dermatologist: See a dermatologist let him/her examine you and advise to reduce the severity of acne scars - there are various types of creams for long term us ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anifat Balogun
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Lime juice & Acne : There are better, more effective treatments for improvement of acne scars. Best plan is to be evaluated by a cosmetic surgeon or dermatologist with ex ... Read More
Dr. Janet Turkle
35 years experience Plastic Surgery
Better treatments: Lime juice does contain acids that will have an impact on skin but it can be irritating. There are many other topical treatments that would be more ef ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
No: It won't work. It's unfortunate that anyone has unwanted acne scars in the 21st century, when all acne can be managed quite easily, most cases by any ... Read More
Dr. Robert Bader
27 years experience Dermatology
Scars or Stains: All too often, patients refer to staining, or discoloration of the skin as scars. They are not. A scar is a dermal process (deeper in the skin) that r ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
50 years experience Dermatology
Never: I 've never heard of lemon juice and hydrogen peroxide would work on scars.
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
It won't help: You're almost a grown-up and I hope this is the worst bit of misinformation that you fall for. If you have a lot of blackheads with your acne, your be ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
I'm sorry, man.: Please forgive my frankness. This is what happens when you opt for phony internet remedies that are actually cruel pranks, rather than scientific guid ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Won't help: That you have acne scars is unfortunate -- your disease was neglected, not treated properly, and these could have been prevented by scientific treatme ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sire
54 years experience Dermatology
Not helpful for scar: Lemon juice might cause some lightening of the skin color, but signifigant imporvent of scarring is unlikely.
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
46 years experience Dermatology
Neither: Lemon juice will not get rid of acne scars. If you are using it as a bleaching agent do not use it straight. If you are going to try it use it diluted ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Not really: Lemon juice will not helps with scars and craters.You should consult a cosmetic dermatologist if you want to getrid of these.
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