How soon can I receive a laser treatment for a new cystic acne scar? Thank you

it's quite deep and on my face

Doctor Answers 2

Acne Scarring Treatments

There are a variety of treatments to reduce acne scarring.  Some of the treatments include Sublative RF treatments, surgical dermabrasion and laser resurfacing.

Philadelphia Plastic Surgeon
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Acne Scar Treatment

Fraxel is a great treatment for cystic acne scars.  I would wait at least 3 to 6 months from new scars to do Fraxel to see if the scars go away with time.  The redness from acne or acne scars can be treated immediately with the V-Beam laser.

Michele S. Green, MD
New York Dermatologist
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