I used apple cider vinegar on my face to reduce a pimple. I put too much and there is a discolored spot on my chin now.

How can I get rid of this?

Doctor Answers 3

Apple Cider Vinegar Burn on Face

Please see a cosmetic dermatologist for an evaluation as there are many options to help you but you need a formal in person evaluation.  Best, Dr. Emer.


Los Angeles Dermatologic Surgeon
4.9 out of 5 stars 165 reviews

Apple cider vinegar burn

Burns and discoloration from apple cider vinegar can be corrected with twice daily application of Melarase creams. 

Best, 
Dr. Karamanoukian 
Los Angeles

Raffy Karamanoukian, MD, FACS
Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
4.8 out of 5 stars 94 reviews

I used apple cider vinegar on my face to reduce a pimple. I put too much and there is a discolored spot on my chin now.

Yes sounds like a burn effect from your at home treatment. Best to see in person options ,i.e. laser treatments or 8% hydroquinone.

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