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Is it a good idea to get laser treatment for removal of black heads and pimple marks?

Is it a good idea to get laser treatment for removal of black heads and pimple marks?

It depends: Not all lasers are capable of helping this. the blackheads are from your duct getting clogged with sebum that oxidizes to a black color. There is a spectra laser that will help both black heads and acne lesions. ...Read more

Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
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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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Will laser hair removal help with the pimples on my legs?

Will laser hair removal help with the pimples on my legs?

Probably: If they are inngrown hairs, especially around the bikini area, the hair removable laser will be helpful it ususally takes several, 6-10, treatments timed with the hair growth cycle to get rid of the hair. It is also nice to not have to shave. Try it , i bet you will be glad you did i would go to a reputable doctor and not a spa. Lana long, M.D. ...Read more

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I have holes in my face which were left after due ti pimples. Can laser resurfacing cure it. How much will it cost me?

I have holes in my face which were left after due ti pimples. Can laser resurfacing cure it. How much will it cost me?

Probably: Price ranges due to geographic area and how severe it is. You need a free consultation with a fractional ablation laser specialist to give you an opinion and if you are a candidate a price quote. ...Read more

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Could i take laser treatment for pimple scars?

Could i take laser treatment for pimple scars?

Yes: There are many ways to treat the scars, once the acne is under control. These treatments include lasers, peels and microdermabrasion. I like using a non-ablative laser known as fraxel. It works great for these areas and also resurfaces the surrounding skin improving the overall quality. A plastic surgeon or dermatologist will take a look at your skin type and determine the best approach. ...Read more

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Do you get pimple scars after you go do your laser skin treatment?

No: ...But sometimes using the vaseline-type ointment afterwards during the healing process can cause some temporary acne flareups. ...Read more

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I want go get acne laser surgery, how long will the acne or pimples be away for?

I want go get acne laser surgery, how long will the acne or pimples be away for?

Better options: You'd do much better to manage your acne with scientific medication. The lasers promoted on the websites aren't magic. Get with your personal physician, because if you have to ask, you'll need a prescription-strength combination therapy. ...Read more

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I'm self-concious about permanent pimple-sized bump on my nose. Can a laser remove it?

I'm self-concious about permanent pimple-sized bump on my nose. Can a laser remove it?

Possibly: There is no way to know if laser excision will be the best way to remove your nasal bump until it has been looked it. Your surgeon would need to know if the bump is soft or hard, attached to the skin or not, and the depth the bump extends. ...Read more

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I have a lot of black dots on my legs and black pimple marks how can I easily remove them without laser or surgery ?

I have a lot of black dots on my legs and black pimple marks how can I easily remove them without laser or surgery ?

Black dots on the : Legs and black pimple marks - I would recommend seeing a dermatologist for these since it is hard to say exactly what those are without looking at them. ...Read more

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I took laser treatment for severe acne at the age 15. One year later pimples grew again although not severe. What is 1 final treatment for acne?

I took laser treatment for  severe acne at the age 15. One year later pimples grew again although not severe. What is 1 final treatment for acne?

Isotretinoin: Isotretinoin (trade name: accutane) is a powerful drug used in the treatment of acne. Four to five months of Accutane treatment usually leads to clearing of acne. It is a potent medication that is very effective for nearly all types of breakouts. Accutane is needed for moderate to severe acne that has failed other treatments. It should be used for a severe, scarring acne. ...Read more

Dr. Andrew Seibert
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Laser (Definition)

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