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what should i use to get rid of acne scars?

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Dr. Anil Shah
Dr. Anil Shah answered
20 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Acne scar treatments: Acne scars are forever, but there are a variety of approaches to improve their overall appearance including dermabrasion, laser, cross tca, medical roll-cit, filler/subcision.
Answered on Mar 26, 2013
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, fillers, and much more, scars vary in their severity and so dote treatments. See a plastic surgeon, dermatologist or ENT for options.
Answered on Jun 10, 2014

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