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How can I get rid of acne scars? Thanks!

Dr. Todd Sisto
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How can I get rid of acne scars? Thanks!

You can't: You can, however improve them by various means: excision, dermabrasion, injection of fillers, lasers, etc. ...Read more

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Acne (Definition)

Acne is a skin condition that causes whiteheads, blackheads, and pimples to form. Common causes include hormonal changes, and certain ...Read more


Dr. Bryan McIntosh
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How to get rid of acne scars?

Dr. Bryan McIntosh
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How to get rid of acne scars?

Multiple Options: The treatment depends on the severity and appearance of the scarring and how much you're willing to spend on treatment. Derma roller treatment is very inexpensive and can improve scarring all over the face. Much more expensive treatments such as ematrix or fraxel can improve the surface texture of your skin as well. ...Read more

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Dr. Francisco Agullo
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What is the best way to get, rid of acne scars?

Dr. Francisco Agullo
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What is the best way to get, rid of acne scars?

Combination.: Usually need to combine a few treatments, but if you had to choose one, i would recommend fractionated laser co2 such as active fx. ...Read more

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Dr. Michael Kulick
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What do I do to get rid of acne scars on my back?

Dr. Michael Kulick
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What do I do to get rid of acne scars on my back?

Options: Include surgical excision, skin abrasion / ablation with or without injectable fillers. ...Read more

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How to get rid of acne scars?

Dr. Lisa Kates
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How to get rid of acne scars?

Acne Scars: There are several treatments for acne scars depending on the type of scars. Most acne scars improve with laser procedures. Some more mild scars may only require chemical peels or microdermabasion., while more severe scarring may require dermabasion or surgical scar revision. Please consult your dermatologist to help guide you through. ...Read more

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Dr. Mike Bowman
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What do I do to get rid of acne scars?

Dr. Mike Bowman
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What do I do to get rid of acne scars?

Improve, not remove: You can never remove a scar, once present. However, multiple options for improving the appearance of acne scars exist. Depending on your skin and exact circumstances your facial plastic surgeon or dermatologist may recommend laser treatments (including co2, 1550 nm erbium), peels, dermabrasion, or well as topical treatments. Seek a physician with experience. ...Read more

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Dr. Mike Bowman
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What can I do to get rid of acne scars or at least make them less visible?

Dr. Mike Bowman
Board Certified, ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
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What can I do to get rid of acne scars or at least make them less visible?

Improve, not remove: You can never remove a scar, once present. However, multiple options for improving the appearance of acne scars exist. Depending on your skin and exact circumstances your facial plastic surgeon or dermatologist may recommend laser treatments (including co2, 1550 nm erbium), peels, dermabrasion, or well as topical treatments. Seek a physician with experience. ...Read more

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Is there any way to get rid of acne scars once you have them?

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Is there any way to get rid of acne scars once you have them?

Can be improved: Various treatments can be useful to treat acne scarring. Selection of treatment depends on various factors, including the type of scar, location, your skin type & other factors. Treatments include microdermabrasion, dermabrasion, fillers, surgical subcision, and lasers such as fraxel and fractionated co2 resurfacing. ...Read more

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How to get rid of acne scars?

Dr. Leonard Grossman
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How to get rid of acne scars?

Many ways: There are many ways to get help with acne scars. See a dermatologist or a plastic surgeon for advice and management. ...Read more

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Dr. David Motoki
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Best solution to get rid of acne scars?

Dr. David Motoki
Board Certified, Plastic Surgery
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Best solution to get rid of acne scars?

Acne Scars: There are different treatments for acne scars depending on severity and cost considerations. Treatments include but are not limited to mechanical dermabrasion, laser resurfacing, and surgical scar revision. The treatment program and costs vary with the extent of the scarring and number of treatments required. See a dermatologist or plastic surgeon to check out your options. ...Read more

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Pimples (Definition)

Pimples are a kind of acne, and are a condition where oil gets trapped in a pore of the skin resulting in small area of ...Read more


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Scars (Definition)

A scar a condition in which an injury (a cut, ...Read more


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