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Which is a more effective treatment for acne scars: chemical peeling or laser skin resurfacing?

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Dr. Ronald Buckman
Family Medicine
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In brief: Laser resurfacing

Laser is more effective overall.
By using different lasers and laser techniques the depth of surface removed can be finely controlled for optimal response and result. No method is 100% successful.

In brief: Laser resurfacing

Laser is more effective overall.
By using different lasers and laser techniques the depth of surface removed can be finely controlled for optimal response and result. No method is 100% successful.
Dr. Ronald Buckman
Dr. Ronald Buckman
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Dr. Bruce Genter
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: Laser is deeper

In general, a deep laser peel will be more effective, but the recovery time will be longer than a moderate chemical peel.

In brief: Laser is deeper

In general, a deep laser peel will be more effective, but the recovery time will be longer than a moderate chemical peel.
Dr. Bruce Genter
Dr. Bruce Genter
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