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Dr Chin Yee Choong
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Hypopigmentation spots after repeated Q-switched 1064nm laser treatments tend to be prolonged. Hypopigmentation is the loss of skin colour. The best option is actually to stop further laser treatments. Instead, you should wait for spontaneous recovery, which o...
14 Nov 2019
Folliculitis is the term given when our hair follicles become inflamed, resulting in painful red bumps. This can be due to a variety of reasons, such as: blocked hair follicles excessive sweating being exposed to friction or having an infection. Acne , o...
18 Feb 2020
Dr Chin Yee Choong
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As with all forms of acne scar treatment, one treatment modality may be used to treat a variety of acne scars. The key differences are: 1. Choice of parameters. More severe scars needing more intense treatment. 2. Response . Deeper scars respond less compared to shallower s...
24 Sep 2019
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Uptake of topical drugs on the skin is usually limited by the protective epidermis of the skin. Epidermis is the outermost layer of the skin [1] . Fractional CO2 can disrupt this barrier with the ablation of columns of the epidermis and allow better penetration of topical drug...
16 Dec 2019
Dr Chin Yee Choong
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Topical applications are ineffective in treating stretch marks . They may help hydrate the skin and make stretch marks less uncomfortable, that’s about it. The reddish-purplish colour of stretch marks may be improved by the pulsed-dye laser . [1] The pulsed dye laser ...
5 Sep 2019
Dr Chin Yee Choong
"Dedicated to the ethical practice of Aesthetic Medicine"
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For severe acne scars, treatment results tend to be poorer. You may consider the following strategies: Opt for more aggressive Fractional CO2 laser treatment parameters. Consider combination treatments such as subcision, scar excision. Fractional CO2 Laser T...
1 Sep 2019
Dr Chin Yee Choong
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male large pores
Hi, Your enlarged pores are best treated by a combination of topical retinoids, chemical peeling and energy-based fractional procedures (e.g. fractional CO2 laser, fractional microneedle RF, fractionated picosecond laser). There is little role for subcision and fillers ...
14 Aug 2019
large pore acne scar dark ethnic skin
Hi! From the photo, it appears that you have acne scars rather than large pores. Physical examination in person would allow us to be more certain and advise better on the approach. What are effective treatments for large pores on dark ethnic skin if chemical peels and fractio...
26 Jun 2019
Dr Chin Yee Choong
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Pitted chicken pox Scar tip of nose
Hi, Atrophic scars on the tip of the nose (from acne or chicken pox) is most challenging to treat due to the median location and convex surface of the nose which exacerbates the cosmetic appearance of the scar. The highly sebaceous nature of the ...
6 Jun 2019
Dr Chin Yee Choong
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Keratosis Pilaris on arms and laser treatment
Hi, Indeed what you have appears to be rather severe keratosis pilaris. They are really not scars but pronounced thickening of the skin around the openings of the hair follicles. The condition is chronic and no known cure is currently available. Some improvement may be seen af...
26 May 2019
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