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drourian


Dermatologist
Beverly Hills, CA
United States
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  Acne Scar Treatments
June 17, 2011 12:14 PM

Depending on the severity of the scarring, I typically recommend a two-pronged approach utilizing dermal fillers and laser resurfacing. In our practice we treat many patients with acne (more)
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samir


Plastic surgeon
Baltimore, MD
United States
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  Acne Scars
February 24, 2011 11:35 AM

Acne scar treatment is approached by multiple methods depending on the type of scars and the skin color. Dark skin can not have carbon dioxide laser.
Some scars are "ice pick" these need (more)
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docblinski


Plastic surgeon
Miami, FL
United States
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February 24, 2011 5:33 AM

I recommend the Cynosure Smart Skin CO 2 laser. From MIAMI DR. Darryl j. Blinski (more)
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beautidoc


Facial plastic surgeon
Encino, CA
United States
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  Acne Scars
February 23, 2011 2:19 PM

Hi,

My patients have had great success with Fraxel repair fractionated CO2 laser treatments on their acne scars.

It is important to choose an experienced physician for this (more)
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