19 year old male,regrettably at the age of 17 I took anabolic steroids. I was a stupid kid messing around with such toxic and harmful substances! Well as I finished them with no real prior history to acne, I was hit with first severe shoulder cystic breakouts, then severe acne back and chest! Terrible painful acne- Well here I am acne Free, but left a shell of a man with deep acne scarring on my chest as well as hypertrophic, and pits and rolling scars on my back!What can I do?Where do I go?help
Shoulder, Back and Acne Scars All Types! Male, Age 19.
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Chest and Back Acne Scars
You will likely need some reconstructive surgery including excisions, flap rotations possibly and a multilayered approach with conservative and not traditional co2 laser resurfacing.
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