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From your photo, you have mild to moderately severe inflammatory acne rather than severe cystic acne. Differin gel will certainly be effective in your treatment. Especially when combined with topical benzoyl peroxide . Doctors may also choose to give you a short course of o...
30 Oct 2019
Looking from the photo, the skin lesions can be the result of flea or insect bites. The initial itchy red spots will heal over time and will form these dark marks. These marks can take many months to fade . The treatment will include: Topical steroid and antibiotic cream for ...
24 Oct 2019
From the photos, you have primarily boxcar type acne scars rather than ice pick scars . For boxcar type scars, a variety of effective treatment solutions exist. They include subcision , fractional CO2 laser, fractional microneedle RF and fractional pico- laser . Treatment...
26 Oct 2019
From the photo, your earlobe keloids are not too large . The possible treatments may include intralesional steroid injections and pressure ear clips . I would not recommend any debulking procedure at this stage (surgical excision, CO2 laser) as the keloid is not large...
26 Oct 2019
Facial redness is often due to a combination of facial sensitivity, irritation and/or ongoing skin inflammation. To treat your facial redness, having a personal consultation with your doctor is required. Your doctor must first diagnose the underlying cause or causes of your...
22 Oct 2019
In view of the highly sebaceous nature of the nose, in my experience, only fractional CO2 laser may give modest results after several treatments. Much has been written about fractional CO2 lasering in the Acne Scar Treatment section which you can refer to for more details about ...
20 Oct 2019
From your photo, it appears you have some prominence of your hair follicles associated with some comedones and hyperpigmentation on your cheek. Examples of comedones are blackheads and whiteheads. For treatment, you can start with a gentle wash and moisturiser, a medical...
18 Oct 2019
For all acne scar treatment, the key principle is to induce controlled damage to the skin to allow healing to occur, forming new collagen and improvement in scar appearance. There are different ways to induce controlled damage to the skin: surgery , subcision , using energy-...
7 Oct 2019
Hi, Sebaceaous hyplerplasias tend to occur in adults above the age of 40 and are usually found on the forehead and cheeks. From the appearance of your skin lesions, you may have papular scars instead of sebaceous hyperplasias. Papular scars on the chin respond well to fractional CO2 lasering.
4 Oct 2019
With regards to your problem of depressed scars , depressed scars are formed when there is a lack of collagen production while the scar is healing. Thus, it is seen as a sunken skin, whereby it sits below the surrounding skin. These are the treatments that I would recommend f...
25 Sep 2019
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