Hyperpigmentation and Cystic Acne Scars on Oriental Skin? (photo)

I suffer from both scars from cystic acne and hyperpigmentation and am unsure of the best treatments or topical treatments to try. I would appreciate any feed back considering your expertise on these issues as the condition is hard to disguise and effecting my confidence. I am also limited financially but also prepared to pay a little extra for guaranteed improvements. Many thanks.

Doctor Answers (2)

Hyperpigmentation and cystic acne scars

+1

  I think that you would benefit greatly from a multimodality treatment approach.  I do believe that resurfacing is the mainstay of treatment.  but in my practice, subcision, punch excisions, and fillers are also used to achieve the very best results. 


Saint Petersburg Oculoplastic Surgeon
4.5 out of 5 stars 41 reviews

Hyperpigmentation and Cystic Acne Scars on Oriental Skin?

+1

Thank you for your question, at my office patients love and see great results from a vi peel. I strongly suggest in trying this treatment, not only will it help out lighten the pigmantation but clear up some of the active acne.

 

George T. Boris, MD, FRCS, FACS
Los Angeles Facial Plastic Surgeon
4.0 out of 5 stars 13 reviews

These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.