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Is there an effective pimple scars removal treatment?

Is there an effective pimple scars removal treatment?

Maybe: Scars are permanent, but can be made less apparent. If someone has deep pitting from acne, then dermabrasion is a surgical procedure that can help, not to be confused with microdermabrasion which really doesn't do anything. ...Read more

Dr. Ed Friedlander
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Acne (Definition)

Acne is one of the most common skin conditions. It affects about 80% of adolescents. Acne starts as a blockage of the sebaceous glands followed by inflammation. It occurs in areas where there are lots of sebaceous glands, such as the face back and chest. The hallmarks of the condition are blackheads, whiteheads (closed comedones), papules, pustules, cysts, nodules, and sometimes scarring. There are numerous treatments available, both topical and systemic. The most commonly used are benzoyl peroxide, retinoids, and antibiotics ...Read more


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Whats the best way to avoid pimples and scars after hair removal on face should I close my pores or open them and how to do that ?, what to apply

Whats the best way to avoid pimples and scars after hair removal on face should I close my pores or open them and how to do that ?, what to apply

Would kind of have: to see to make the best advise. But HIBICLENS (soap) and water twice a day would be a good start. This is directed at the most common serious skin germ that can infect cuts. Depending on particular skin issues, benzoyl peroxide (over the counter) or antibiotic creme (prescription) might be helpful in some. ...Read more

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How would i remove pimple scars?

How would i remove pimple scars?

Dermabrasion: Removing the superficial layers of shin can improve acne scaring, consult a dermatologist for their opinion. ...Read more

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Why do pimples scar?

Why do pimples scar?

Acne Scars: Scarring occurs when there is damage to the deeper layers of the skin. In acne, scarring/dimpling can result from inflammation, cysts, & nodules deep in the skin, or as a result of trauma from squeezing lesions. Post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation (pih) is when a dark or reddish flat spot remains after a pimple has cleared. Unlike true scars, pih can fade with time (months) & sun protection. ...Read more

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How to get rid of pimple scars?

How to get rid of pimple scars?

Acne scarring: Acne scarring can be treated with topical tx such as retin a (tretinoin) if mild, if more severe , laser , dermabrasion and other procedures can be performed. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of a pimple scar?

How do I get rid of a pimple scar?

It would be unlikely: To be able to completely eradicate scars but would consult with dermatologist or plastic surgeon. Take care. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of pimple scars?

How do I get rid of   pimple scars?

Many options: Many treatments help with scars incl topical creams, lasers, ipl (intense pulsed light), microdermabrasion, resurfacing procedures. Fillers can help with depressed scars. ...Read more

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How do I rid myself of pimple scars?

Acne scar treatment: A number of creams, chemical peels and laser devices are available to get rid of acne scars. The specific treatment you need depends on the type of scarring you have. In general, cream and peels work better for discolored marks left behind after acne breakouts, while lasers are better for depressions and ice-pick scars in the skin. ...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


Dr. Ed Friedlander
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Scars (Definition)

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