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What Alternatives To Accutane Can Correct Sebacious Hyperplasia and Hypertrophic/Keloid Scarring On Nose?

Two problems on my nose. How can I treat the Sebaceous Hyperlasia without using Accutane(Derm offered it, but I refused)? What can I do about the... READ MORE

Mystery bump on nose that won't go away. Sebaceous hyperplasia? Hypertrophic scar? (photo)

It's been 10 years since I got this bump on nose. Initially I thought it was a pimple and it would go away. MY mother made me apply retinoid on it and... READ MORE

Hypertrophic Acne Scars? (photo)

Hi Dr, I have skin colored raised bumps on my chin. The skin has become very thick and uneven. I have PCOS and because of that I've had severe cystic... READ MORE

I Have Both Atrophic and Hypertrophic Acne Scars. What Can I Do?

I've suffered acne since i was 13 years old. I had severe cystic acne. I got rid of it when i was 20 years old, but unfortunately i could never... READ MORE

Mole Removal = Hypertrophic Scarring?

I had a couple of large moles removed (cut and stitched) last year from my arm/shoulder and back. Both formed hard, slightly raised shiny scar tissue,... READ MORE

What can I do for hypertrophic scars on my face? The cyst marks are hard, elevated and skin colored. (Photo)

I've had cystic acne. 8 out of 10 cysts left permanent hypertrophic marks. The cyst marks are hard, elevated and skin colored. Oh yeah, the oldest one... READ MORE

Hypertrophic Scarring Post-Acne, What are my Best Treatment Options?

I had PDL laser done a few years ago. In areas that the laser hit active acne that I had at the time, it left hypertrophic scarring. The pimples that... READ MORE

Treatment for these possible hypertrophic acne scars? (Photo)

Hello Dr, I have had these skin colored, raised bumps on my nose now for a while now as they were left behind from large pimples/acne. These bumps are... READ MORE

Hypertrophic acne scars and keloid treatment - Dermapen vs Fraxel vs CO2? (photos)

I've been struggling with acne for a while now and recently decided to seek professional treatment. I have tried retin a, clindamycin, BP, salicylic... READ MORE

Treatments for severe acne scarring (hypertrophic) on face? concerned mainly about cheeks area (photos)

30 year old male, half asian, half white ethnicity. Have done a lot of research on acne.org. First got severe cystic acne junior year of HS. Took two... READ MORE

Treatment options for hypertrophic scar?

Hi, I am a dark skinned guy from India. I have developed a hypertrophic scar from previous acne on my nose. It is skin colored and does not hurt at... READ MORE

What Are my Options for Fixing a Dented and Hypertrophic Acne Scar?

I got a large cyst on my nose earlier this year that I got injected with cortisone. It erased all the redness and left a bump which I stupidly pressed... READ MORE

Are there no treatment for nose scars? (ice pick, hypertrophic and etc)

Hello Doctors, I am having a really hard time finding any accountable options for treatment of ice pick scarring specifically on the nose and nose tip... READ MORE

Treatment for Fairly New Small Red Hypertrophic Acne Scar on Tip of Nose?

I have a small red hypertrophic acne scar on the tip of my nose. It is about the size of two pin heads put together and is about 3 weeks old. It is a... READ MORE

What is the Extent of the Results I Can Expect to See with Using Silicone Sheeting for Acne Scarring?

I've been using silicone sheeting on my dented and hypertrophic scar for several weeks now, and while on some mornings I barely see a difference, on... READ MORE

Fraxel Restore Dual for Acne Scars and Atrophied Skin (Asian Skin)?

Hi, i have acne scars and atrophied skin (steroid use to bleach the skin lighter). i was considering fraxel restore dual, what i want to know is that... READ MORE

Other Than Steroids, What Can Be Done for Hypertrophic Acne Scars?

What treatments, other than steroid injections, are available for hypertrophic acne scars? READ MORE

Hypertrophic Scar caused by Acne inflammation? (photo)

Hi, I am a twenty-nine years old Asian male, there are hypertrophic scars on both of my chins caused by acne inflammation about ten years ago.I took... READ MORE

Platelet-Rich Plasma or CO2 for acne scar skin? (photo)

25, asian and scar easily (hypertrophic), used to suffer from acne but not much anymore. I have both ice and box scars, uneven dull skin. What does... READ MORE

Scars on the chest !!!!! Acne scars/ hypopigmentation/ hypertrophic. Any suggestions? (photos)

Hi, I have scars on my chest after acne. I tried already few green peels treatments and it doesn't work. I need help please! I am 29 years old now and... READ MORE

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