Minor scars are now major malformations after treatments. What can I do? (Photo)
Blonde and beach bound
1 year ago
Subcision, laser, and chemical peels have not helped laser seemed to make scars worse. I have had multiple trratments, and have spent thousands. started put with minor facial scarring. Suggestions for improvement in this serious and debilitating condition are very welcome. Thank you all for the help in direction.
Doctor Answers 1
By your pictures it looks as if you would be a good candidate for CO2RE and Vbeam. These two treatments combined would help improve the redness, rosacea and acne breakouts in combination with improved appearance of acne scars. It may take multiple treatments to give the texture a more refined appearance.
In addition, I would recommend Retinol 1.0 by Skin Medica as well as topical antibiotic or oral antibiotic.
Chemical peels and microneedling are some other options as well as Sublative Fractional RF. Acne scars are permanent however improved appearance is certainly possible.
Hope this helps. Good luck.
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