I have very large pores on my face and some small acne scarring. What treatment would offer the best results?
Best Treatment for Large Pores and Minor Acne Scarring?
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Treatment for acne scars and large pores
Acne/Acne scarring may be treated with:
- skin bleaching
- topical or systemic retinoids
- chemical peels
- topical antibiotics
- systemic antibitocs
- ALA and phototherapy
- skin needling
- scar revision
- autologous fat
See a surgeon who can offer these options and determine which may be the best option for you.
Acne scar and pore treatment
I have been using lasers to improve the pore size and acne. I think that the acne improves because of the heating element of the laser and the pores shrink as well. In addition collagen fibers in the deep dermis realign and improve the quality of the skin.
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