Microneedling damage.

Hi I had a professional microneedle treatment two months ago and there are two marks on my forehead that looks like a fingernail was pressed into the skin from the treatment. What options can be done to fix this? I did this for acne scarring and didn't want to add additional scars to my skin.

Doctor Answers 2

Plato's Scar Serum to a microneedling scar

At this point, be conservative. I would use Plato's Scar Serum and Melarase PM creams twice daily to the area. 


Dr. Karamanoukian

Los Angeles

Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
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Acne Scarring -- Requires a Combination of Fractional Laser Resurfacing, Fillers Like Bellafill, Subcision and Eclipse Micropen

I suggest posting photos as this is not what should be occuring from microneedling treatments.  Best, Dr. Emer.

Jason Emer, MD
Los Angeles Dermatologic Surgeon
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