What helps ice pick scars on the cheeks?

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Improving ice pick scars on the cheeks

My preference is to try TCA CROSS or punch excision of ice pick scars. Other options such as submission can also be tried. Best to see an acne scar expert such as a dermatologist.

Toronto Dermatologic Surgeon
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Good question 

Peels, micropen, laser, dermal filler or fractional treatments. You can receive a combo of treatments for the best results.

Christopher Balgobin, MD
Minneapolis Physician
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Ematrix and TCA Cross for ice pick scars

I would recommend a combination of Ematrix RF, subcision, TCA Cross, and fractional resurfacing with laser to improve the ice pick scars. Best, Dr. KaramanoukianLos Angeles

Raffy Karamanoukian, MD, FACS
Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
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