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18 Feb 2004

Acne Scarring
Doc I am an asian male with extremely sensitive skin.
I had severe acne - acne vulgaris in my teens & early twenties & used Rouaccutanne to sort it out - i am now 30.

I now have terrible scars from the pinching of the pimples etc. What can i use to reduce/remove the scarring & repair the skin.

I was told only dermabrasion can help me? is this correct?

your advise would be appreciated.
Thank U
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PLASTIC

01 Jan 0001

Dear Carl,

There are various options availabe. A glycolic acid peel, as well as laser therapy might be good options too. You need to have a consultation with either a plastic surgeon or a dermatologist to discuss options.
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