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I have chicken pox marks from when I had the chicken pox. what is the best reatment to get rid of acne scars and chicken pox scars?


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  April 27, 2010 5:26 AM

Minor surgery excision.

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Fillers can help as well  April 30, 2010 5:39 PM

I have had good success with juvederm in filling chicken pox scars when there are only a few of them. if there are many acne scars, i usually recommend total fx or fraxel laser. the former should only be used for light skinned patients and is usually done over 2 sessions. fraxel is good for darker skinned patients and those who cannot afford the week downtime of total fx. fraxel is 5 or 6 sessions. hope that helps.

  November 3, 2010 7:31 PM

Fraxel repair fractionated CO2 laser is excellent for the treatment of scars.



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