I have dark post acne marks on my both cheeks and tiny acne marks on my fore head. What is the best treatment for this? (Photo)
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Acne scars and treatment
Thanks for your question and photos. An option is the LightPodNeo Aerolase laser because of its effectiveness at removing acne, keeping acne from returning, and removing acne scars. The Aerolase laser aims laser technology Into both the outer and inner layers of your skin. As it penetrates the deep layers of your dermis, it helps to combat bacteria and any other infections. It also will help reduce oil, swelling, and inflammation. It is FDA-approved and encourages collagen development. Hope this helps! Best, Dr. Katz
Dark Acne Scarring/Forehead/Cheeks--Lasers (Fraxel, Co2/Erbium, VIVA, Intensif); Microneedling/PRP, Fillers (Bellafill)
A combination approach give you the best result. I suggest a formal consultation with an acne scarring expert. Lasers, TCA cross, fillers, peels/skin care can improve the skin's appearance. Best, Dr. Emer.
Dark skin with acne and scarring
Hydroquinone should at least be 4%. I would treat with Infini which will treat the acne and the scarring at once. It will take several treatments to improve. For the scarring, PRP, Bellafill, TCA Cross might be helpful too. The other topicals are appropriate.
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