Are there ways to lighten existing acne scars, and any way to prevent future ones?
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Laser and topicals: Fractional laser resurfacing will be a good way for you to be able to regain normal skin texture and contor following acne scar. In terms of preventing recurrence, daily topicals using a medical grade set of skincare products as well as possibly laser acne therapy depending on the type of nature of your acne will be the chick really helpful as well.
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Last updated May 15, 2013
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