A 52-year-old member asked:
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Salicylic acid is making my acne scars worse, is there an alternative?

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Dr. Gregory Herbich
39 years experience in Dermatology
Laser: Pulse dye laser for red scars or fractional ablative for pitted and depressed scars.
Answered on Jan 5, 2013

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