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how to reduce pitted acne scars

A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Improve not remove: Many options exist for cosmetic improvement and include anti-inflammatories, peels, exfoliation, lasers, resurfacing, bleaching, excision, grafting, f ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
No: Forgive my frankness. I'm sorry you have acne scars in the first place, and it's especially unfortunate if a fixation on "natural healing" caused some ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Behroozan
20 years experience Dermatology
Topicals and Lasers: First, make sure the acne is completely clear using appropriate treatments with topical regimens, antibiotics, or isotretinoin. After your acne is cl ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Improve not disappea: Scars will generally improve with time but not completely disappear.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Help is available: Please forgive my frankness. I'm sorry you got the scars in the first place. Your acne could have been managed by scientific means. If you / your pare ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Franklyn Gergits
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Dermablend: Greetings. To rid of acne scars your would need an invasive type skin peel or laser resurfacing. Skin care Therapy to maintain your face free of acne ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
There aren't any: Anybody offering you a product or a pop remedy to remove acne scars at home is scamming you. A dermatologist can make them less visible with a laser, ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sire
53 years experience Dermatology
Some peels do: Yes, some peels do reduce acne scars. It depends on the type and depth of the scar and which agents are used. You need to see a dermatologist who sp ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anifat Balogun
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Improve Acne Scars: I do not know of any effective home-care only ways to reduce acne scars. Products like tretinoin and lightening agents can be used to reduce textural ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Recommend evaluation: With either a dermatologist or a plastic surgeon to determine your options.

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