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Acne Lazer Treatment
What kinds of laser treatment can remove acnes quickly? Any ideas about the wavelength or other determining factors?
Photofacial and peel: Most photofacial units have a wavelength setting that kill the p. Acnes bacteria and can greatly improve your condition. Another useful and less costly approach is to have a facial peel with salicylic acid (essentially Aspirin at high concentration). This kills the bacteria, unplugs the pores, and is anti-inflammatory, so decreases facial redness. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
May help: Lots of options for acne scars. Unfortunately no one treatment is perfect and they are difficult to treat. Three basic approaches: surface treatments, "resurfacing" (ie laser or dermabrasion), volume treatments (injectable fillers to "plump up" the depressed areas) and excisional treatments as for for localized areas or through stretching the skin as with a form of facelift. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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 do the treatments. See a plastic surgeon, dermatologist or ENT for options. ...Read more
Laser for acne: There are many different lasers. It depends what you want to treat. Is it to stop acne or to treat the acne scarring? There are different treatments for each. Acne scarring is best treated with dermabrasion because you can sand the scars down better and easier than with a laser. ...Read more
Iam 24 years old I had my laser treatment one year ago for acne I got relief but suddenly it again get started..please suggest what to do?
Depends on area : Depending on the area you are in and the experience of your doctor figure a cost would run between $300-500 a session and in general about $1600-2000 for a package of 5 treatments. ...Read more