I have lots of marks on my face plus I have lots of holes caused by acne on my face. I have tried multiple products such as proactiv,clindoxyl gel and aczone but none of them worked. Sometimes I dont even touch my pimple, yet it leaves a huge scar on my face. will chemical peel help my acne and scars???
What Can U Do to Get Rid of Acne Scars and Acne?
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Treatments for Acne and Acne Scarring
Acne and acne scarring can be very difficult conditions to treat. However, we have many more treatments available to us today than ever before. Acne scarring can be prevented by treating acne more aggressively, therefore I would focus your energy on combating your acne first. I recommend you consult with a board-certified dermatologist who spends a lot of time treating acne. You mentioned topical treatments that did not work. There are oral prescription treatments that can be very effective in combination with topical prescription and non-prescription treatments. There are also office-based treatments such as Isolaz that significantly improve acne through a series of treatments.
Web reference: http://www.barnettdermatology.com/practice.php?id=32
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