Treatment for acne and acne scars?

Does chemical pealing work on my acne and acne scars

Doctor Answers 3

Q ditched yag

The q switched yag can address the dark color with no downtime. It also works on acne scars and is safer than fractionated lasers on skin of color. I have excellent experience with q switched laser in dark Hispanic and African American patients. 

Long Island Dermatologic Surgeon
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Chemical peels for acne and acne scars

Based on your photos, you will likely benefit from chemical peels for both the acne and discoloration left over from the acne.  I would recommend adding some topical treatments as well, such as retinoid.  For some of the deeper scars and textural changes, I would recommend a series of fractional laser treatments.

Sejal Shah, MD
New York Dermatologic Surgeon
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Treatment for acne and acne scars with peels for dark skin

I would definitely recommend chemical peels to improve both the color, texture, acne, and marks on your skin.  This combined with Retin-A and bleaching creams will be most helpful. Best, Dr. Green

Michele S. Green, MD
New York Dermatologist
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