What can be done about raised scars on the nose that resulted from cystic acne? (Photo)
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these so called papular acne scars respond well to erbium YAG laser applied with a very small spot (1-2 mm) - might require 2-3 treatments about 6 weeks apart
Raised scars from Cystic Acne
The best combination of treatment for keloidal acne scars are intralesional cortisone injections and laser therapy. Fraxel Laser works remarkably well at healing these scars, especially on the face. Please find a dermatologist who is experienced with these lasers for the best results.
Acne scarring on the nose.
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