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How do I permanently get rid of my post acne red and brown marks?

Cosmetic Treatments QuestionsCategory: Acne Scars TreatmentHow do I permanently get rid of my post acne red and brown marks?
A patient asked 6 years ago
I am almost finished with my roaaccutane but there are some whiteheads still and how do i get rid of the marks. For time being the indentation doesnot matter but the marks dont fade away i used many litenning products and also neostrata.
1 Answers
Dr. Elham Jafari Staff answered 6 years ago

Hyperpigmentation after Acne

Hi and thank you for sharing your question here! The best option for hyperpigmentation after acne is laser skin resurfacing. It is fast and very effective treatment and it is helpful with the acne scar and collagen stimulation as well. However, if for whatever reason you are not comfortable with the laser treatment, you can try couple of sessions of medical-level chemical peel combined with a strong bleaching medication. I hope it helps and thanks!


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