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Tried 5 Sessions of Fractional Laser; Dermabrasion is Better for Acne Scars - Asian (Filipino) - Philippines

Hi! i am asian(filipino) i had dermabrasion done last october after 5 sessions of fractional laser resurfacing. Fractional laser resurfacing did little/not so much for my acne scars... in fact, my skin broke out after fractional laser, thus adding more scars. So eventually, i asked my doctor if we could shift to dermabrasion...and after almost 2 months, you could see more READ MORE

Questions from Peppermint1144

Will Pixel Laser Help Improve Acne Scars?

I just had Pixel Laser treatment done a while ago. Prior to this, a year ago I had a series of skin needling (Dermaroller) done improved my acne scars (depressed... READ MORE

Dermabrasion After Fractional Laser for Acne Scars?

Can Dermabrasion help improve my acne scars more after a Fractional laser treatment? I had cystic acne before, so I was under Roaccutane afterwhich, TCA peels were done since... READ MORE

What Are the Benefits of Glutathione?

In the Philippines, Glutathione supplement is a big thing as a skin whitening agent. Would you recommend this supplement? Is it true that it has a lot of advantages for the body? READ MORE

Cystic Acne Twice Injected, Left a Small Slightly Raised Hard Bump, to Have It Injected Again or Not?

I had a really huge cyst, about 5mm in diameter on my face. I had it injected with diluted cortisone(1:1), then after 2 days, came back to my doctor and had it injected again.... READ MORE

Intracel (jeisys), Fractional RF Microneedling

My doctor offered me intracel(fractional rf microneedling) for acne scarring. I have undergone so many scar revision procedures already, from TCA, to Microdermabrasion,... READ MORE

Intralesional Cortisone While on Ro-accutane

Should i get cortisone injections while on ro-accutane? or can i just let it be and just let ro-accutane do its work? READ MORE

Rhinoplasty After Roaccutane

How long before i can have a rhinoplasty after one month of roaccutane? READ MORE

Cystic Acne - Will It Leave a Dent?

Will cystic acne always leave a dent. i have one where all the pus came out and even the hardest a scab has formed. will it leave a depressed scar once the scab... READ MORE

Recent comments from Peppermint1144

Deep acne scars. Go to a very good dermatologist who is well experienced with scar revision. Laser may be the "in" thing right now, but, it does not mean it is the cure to all your skin problems. I have tried erbium yag laser, but i... READ COMMENT

Don't worry eventually pinkness will be gone. just be patient and go on with your life. you're lucky you are female you can cover anything with concealer. READ COMMENT

Tretinoin. Vitamin c(oral). co-amoxiclav(augmentin). Don't worry, she'll instruct you well. she's very approachable. READ COMMENT

Dr. cervantes is super nice! she actually has 2 clinics one in tarlac and one in makati. in makati she's only there thurs, fri, and sat. she's by appointment. it's at suite 314 Medical towers makati v.a. rufino st. legaspi village,... READ COMMENT

Hi. please try dr. imelda cervantes from medical towers makati. she's ting ting cojuanco's dermatologist. she's really good. dermabrasion...kailangan super experienced ang dermatologist mo. READ COMMENT