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will red spots from acne fade go away

A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glynis Ablon
28 years experience Dermatology
Already answered: but to recap it can take weeks to months, and sometimes red spots can leave scars so the sooner you treat the better, see derm for LED treatments and ... Read More

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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Get it manged: You're using benzoyl peroxide and salicylic acid. Stop the witch hazel. You're one of the 50% of young people who will need a physician's prescription ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Red Spots: Bleaching creams are used to treat brown spots not red spots. You could use Mederma or kelocote both of them are over the counter.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arlo Miller
14 years experience Dermatology
Time: The red marks left by inflamed acne lesions will face on their own in time.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Sunburn - haven't: heard of using Noxzema for this. Tylenol (acetaminophen) or non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medications can help sunburn pain. Cool compresses & a ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harris Cohen
20 years experience Family Medicine
Acne scars: This is best addressed by a dermatologist or plastic surgeon, as there are a whole host of options to help reverse skin damage.
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A member asked:
Dr. Mike Bowman
18 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Red spots first: First, you need to get control of the acne (red spots): use otc benzyl peroxide and salicylic acid wash. If that doesnt work, talk to yoir derm. Dep ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Don't do it: This is for the hyperpigmented brown lesions, not the red ones. I'm much more concerned that you even have to ask. All acne can be managed scientifica ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Alexander
26 years experience Plastic Surgery
Optional Treatments: The red spots are from the extra blood flow in area healing from acne infection. They will gradual reduce in time. Can use silicone gel sheets, ipl ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Gaffney
24 years experience Psychiatry
Cosmetics: Other than cosmetics, there's no way to get rid of acne instantly. There are many topical preparations (eg, Benzaclin, (clindamycin and benzoyl pero ... Read More
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