How to remove melasma and acne scars? (Photo)

Recently I am facing a acne problem and about melasma i did everything that required except lasser. The scares are not removing

Doctor Answers 3

Treating Melasma and Pigmentation



Melasma and pigmentation from acne scarring  is often frustrating for patients and they seek treatment  after trying a variety of therapies  in an attempt to obtain satisfactory results. Like most other complicated skin conditions, a combination of treatments paired with the proper skin regimen works best! Topical de-pigmenting agents such as hydroquinone or other melanin inhibitors along with a topical tretinoic acid to increase skin cell turnover, hastens the fading of uneven patches. This commitment along with specific medical-grade chemical peels, appropriate laser treatments and diligent protection , can enhance the likelihood of reducing or resolving melasma !

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Orange County Plastic Surgeon
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Treatments for melasma

Clear + Brilliant Laser, Melarase creams twice daily, Melapads, Hydrase Soy Facial Cleanser, and light chemical peels are ideal for melasma. 

Best, 
Dr. Karamanoukian 
Los Angeles

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

Melasma and Pigmentation

The best treatment would be a combination of chemical peels and topical bleaches.  Cosmelan is highly effective and only needs two treatments to reduce the unwanted pigmentation.  Strict sun avoidance is always needed.  Best, Dr. Green

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