Pulse Dye Laser for Keratosis Pilaris Rubra Faceii?

I am a teenage guy and really want to get rid of my condition. Could you tell me if it works, where I could get it done, and how much it costs?

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Pulsed Dye Laser for Keratosis Pilaris Rubra Faceii

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The pulsed dye laser is the industry standard for treating redness.  It is most commonly used to treat redness from rosacea, excess sun exposure, and blood vessel lesions.  However, I have used it to treat red KP of the face in a few patients with good success.  I have one patient who got significant improvement after just one session at relatively low settings.  The cost is usually about the same as treatment of other conditions with this laser.

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