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Chances of Side Effects from Acne Scar Laser Treatment?

Hello, I understand that hyperpigmentation and hypopigmentation are possible side effects of laser treatment. How often does that occur even when a... READ MORE

Acne Scars - Laser or Chemical Peel?

I have developed scars since I punctured my acne. Now I am not able to get rid of them. Also my skin has gone technicolor. Could you please suggest... READ MORE

Hydroquinone 4% Side Effects?

Hi, after using 4% hydroquinone for dark spots out of acne, I noticed dark- brownish signs on my face. these signs did not fade away. my skin is... READ MORE

TCA Cross on ethnic skin - Is this procedure safe for my skin type? What are possible side effects? (Photo)

Hey, I have tanned ethnic skin (Mexican) with ice pick scarring, dull skin, with some active acne that's drying out now. My main concern is that my... READ MORE

Is there any side effect (long or short term) to subcision?

I visit a dermatologist doctor and she recommended subcision treatment because the scare is depressed and present from long time (24 years ) so I'm... READ MORE

What Causes the Side Effects of Laser Treatment for Acne Scars?

With adequate sun/wind protection, what other factors to determine the risks of side effects such as hypo/hyperpigmentation? READ MORE

Can Ulthera Utilizing 1.5mm Transducer Really Help with Textural Acne Scarring?

I know of a couple of doctors who have had positive experience with this, but, of course, with something new, I'm a little skeptical. I am also... READ MORE

My skin was destroyed by acne and I have a lot of scars. I'm sure I suffer from post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation. (Photo)

How should I treat it? Is hydroquinone safe, I here there's some really adverse side effects? Are most dermatologist capable of treating someone of my... READ MORE

Is It Okay to Consume Medicinal Marijuana After Subcision?

I am not promoting illegal activities. I am a medicinal marijuana patient. I heard that blood thinners should be avoided however I do not know if... READ MORE

What's the best way to get rid of acne scars? (Photo)

Is laser treatment is good for my face? My skin is oily . i am 26 years old . i want to get rid of acne scars on my face.. I have visited a... READ MORE

Best treatment (preferably do at home) for deep pitted (icepick) acne scars? (photos)

Hi, I am Dilip from India. What is the best treatment with minimal side effects for deep ice pick (pitted scars). I tried 0.5 mm dermaroller (with 540... READ MORE

Does melacare remove acne scars? Are there any effects if used on the face?

I have acne scars on my face . I want to use melacare . Does it works? READ MORE

What is the best way to get rid of my deep scars and pigmentation marks on my face? (photos)

I need a best and permanent solution for this problem without any side effect. READ MORE

Subcision for acne scars

Hi i wanted to take subcision for acne scars. I have tiny boxcar and rolling scars. I wanted to know what do doctors mean by sometimes having thick... READ MORE

Raised acne scar becomes flat after one session of steroid injection. Was the dose too high?

I read that it takes serval sessions to fix acne scars and steroid injection has lots of side effects. I just fear my dermatologist injected too much... READ MORE

How to remove acne scars and pigmentation problem? Is meladerm cream effective for my skin? Does it have side effects? (Photo)

Sir/Madam, I am 20 yeats old and I am male.. I am suffering from acne scars(over 4 years) and pigmentation problem over. I did two 25% TCA peel and... READ MORE

Is Contractubex Safe for Removing Acne Scars?

I am male, 31 years old. I have had a problem with acne vulgaris and nodular acne for 14 years and now, I have acne scar and its making me... READ MORE

Best Acne Scar Treatment Without Side Effects?

My acne recovered but I want to improve my skin texture because of the acne scar. Can you suggest what is the best treatment with no side effects? READ MORE

Is is Better to Mix Different Treatments for Acne Scarring?

I have several types of acne scars. Some are minimal, but some are deep and wide. Should I consider Subcision and Punch excision and then laser... READ MORE

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