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Acne and Whiteheads from Chemical Peel?

I got acne spots and whiteheads after I had a 7% TCA and 2 % Salicylic chemical peel for pigmented scars. Were these caused by the chemical peel? They only appeared after the... READ MORE

How Long Do TCA 7% and Salicylic 2% Peels Results Last?

How long do the results of combined (in one session) TCA 7% and Salicylic 2% Professional Peels last? READ MORE

Botox for Bad Scarring?

Can Botox be used for facial wounds that scar badly? How will it work? READ MORE

Doctors Specializing in Scar Revision?

Can Dermatologist suture deep wounds and do small scar revision procedures? READ MORE

Treatment Options for Facial Scars?

I have had chemical peels, on the scar but it still will not fade. A dermatologist told me that the scar cannot be cut out and stitched again, because it will leave a bigger... READ MORE

Best Way to Remove White Scar?

I have a scar from a wound, which regretfully I did not get it stitched. It has left a round, white scar on my chin. Would I need a surgical scar revision or a Laser treatment? READ MORE

How is Hypopigmentation Treated?

How is Hypopigmentation Treated? READ MORE

Treatment for Hypopigmentation and Striae Marks After TCA Peel?

I had TCA Peel 30% on my cheeks for acne and it's caused me hypopigmentation and striae marks. How do I fade these mark or remove them? READ MORE

New Pink Scar After Revision?

Is it true that after scar revision surgery, the new scar will be pink for some weeks. Why is that? READ MORE

Longevity of Silicone Micro-droplet Injection Results on Acne Scars?

How long will silicone micro-droplet injection last on depressed acne scars? READ MORE

Are Fraxel Lasers Suitable for Asian Skin?

Are Fraxel lasers suitable for Asian skin tones, like Afro-Caribbean and Bangladeshi skin colour? READ MORE

Fraxel or Pixel for Atrophic Scars?

Which laser treatment is more suitable for atrophic scarring: Fraxel or Pixel laser?  READ MORE

SmartXide Pre-treatment Cream for Asian Skin?

Do you need a pre-treatment cream for Smartxide procedure on Asian skin? READ MORE

How to Stop Skin from Producing Unsightly Scar Tissue

I have a facial scar which is still very noticeable even after scar revision surgeries. My skin makes unsightly scars, how can they be treated? READ MORE

Can Pixel Laser Peel Skin Like TCA?

Can the Pixel 2940 laser resurfacing cause skin to peel like TCA peel? READ MORE

Will the Lux1540 Laser Work on Hypopigmented Scars?

Is it true that Lux1540 laser works on hypopigmented scars? READ MORE

How Are PRP Injections Used to Repair Acne Scar Tissue?

Lots of cosmetic clinics are offering Platelet-rich plasma(PRP) for acne scar repair. How does PRP work on acne scars?. READ MORE

Why Do Some People Get White Scars After a Wound Heals?

Is there any way of preventing white scars from forming. White scars are harder to treat than dark scar, why is that? READ MORE

How Do You Treat a Slightly Depressed Scar on the Face?

A scar that is slightly depressed looks like a dent on the face. If a doctor was going to put a dermal filler under it would that cause it to look lumpy? READ MORE

Smartxide DOT vs. Active FX

1. Which laser is better for acne scars? 2. Which laser is more powerful? 3. Which laser goes deeper in skin layers? READ MORE

Can PRP Injections Be Used As Dermal Fillers?

Can doctors use PRP injection/s as dermal fillers for deep wrinkles. READ MORE

How is Hypopigmentation from CO2 Laser Resurfacing Treated?

I had a fractional CO2 laser resurfacing treatment for scars. It has left me with mild hypopigmentation how is this treated? READ MORE

Can ReCell Make Scars Barely Visible?

I would like comments from plastic surgeons and dermatologists. Who have performed the ReCell procedure and how the procedure is done. READ MORE

Sciton ProFractional vs. CO2 - Which Goes Deeper?

Does the Sciton Profractional Laser Go Deeper in Skin Layers As a CO2 Laser Does? READ MORE

What is a Vascular Scar?

I would like to know, what is a vascular scar like. READ MORE

Erbium Laser for White Scarring Caused by Co2 Laser Resurfacing?

Can Erbium Laser Be Used for White Scarring Caused by Co2 Laser Resurfacing READ MORE

Is Fraxel Repair Superior to Ultrapulse Encore Deep FX.

I'm skeptical what's the difference between these two deep CO2 lasers. The fraxel repair treatment is more expensive then the deep fx treatment and i need treatment for... READ MORE

Do Sculptra Injections Work for a Deep Facial Scar

I have a facial scar from a accident which is depressed. I have tried chemical peels, fractional co2 lasers and surgical scar revision. But the scar still depressed is sculptra... READ MORE

Does Having a Fat Injection Leave You with a Scar

Does the area were the fat is liposuctioned from leave a scar. READ MORE

Dermaroller Vs Fraxel/Lux 1540 Fractional Lasers

How is dermaroller compared to Fraxel restore and Lux1540 fractional lasers. Used for acne scarring you need 4 to 5 treatments of Fraxel/Lux1540, compare this to dermaroller... READ MORE

Can DermaRoller Work of Hypopigmented White Scars?

I have small white facial scars i do not want to have laser resurfacing or chemical peeling. Because of the risks, can dermaroller help with my scars. READ MORE

Can 1% Tretinoin Cream Lighten Hypopigmentation?

Can 1% Tretinoin Cream Lighten Hypopigmentation? READ MORE

What Are the Side Effects of Smartxide Dot Laser?

What complications can you get after smartxide dot laser ablation. READ MORE

Dermal Filler for Thin Male Fingers

Say if you have thin fingers and you are male and you feel embarrassed by them. Is there any dermal filler or injectable that can make your fingers thicker. "This might be... READ MORE

What's the Downtime for Vbeam Laser for Scar Redness Treatment?

I have a scar which has been red for a long time. I have tried silicone gel creams, fraxel restore and smartxide dot laser treatments which have not got rid of the redness of... READ MORE

What is Sublative Rejuvenation and What Does It Treat?

What is Sublative Rejuvenation and What Does It Treat? READ MORE

What's the Difference Between Laser Genesis and Ordinary Nd Yag Laser?

What's the Difference Between Laser Genesis and Ordinary Nd Yag Laser? READ MORE

Is Photo Genesis a Dangerous Skin Treatment?

I heard that people had lots of complications and side effects from Photo Genesis. Is this a safe procedure or not? READ MORE

Will VBeam Treat White Stretch Marks?

I want to know if VBeam treats mature white stretch marks and I have asian skin tone. READ MORE