Can picking a pimple leave a keloid and is it benign and can it be removed? (photo)
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Keloid Scar Solutions -- Fraxel, 5fu/steroids, pulsed dye/vbeam/yellow laser
Yes, picking acne can cause keloid scars. I recommend getting a formal evaluation with a cosmetic dermatologist. Keloids can be treated with lasers, injectable steroids with or without 5-FU and microneedling/prp. See an expert. Best, Dr. Emer
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