What is the best option to treat pitted scars, acne marks and discoloration for South Asian skin tone? (Photo)
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Pitted Scars and Asian Skin
You asked a very good question. If your skin easily hyper-pigments you may not be a good candidate for Fraxel. From the photo it appears that your skin is light so you may be able to tolerate the Fraxel for scars on the 1550 setting. The other excellent alternative is the eMatrix. The eMatrix is "color blind" so it can be used on all skin types. The eMatrix works extremely well on acne scars. For the best cosmetic results I would contact a board certified dermatologist with a great deal of experience with these lasers.
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