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Acne Scars

Acne breakouts can leave behind scars that are raised, shallow or discolored. They are permanent changes that occur on the skin due to a break in the wall of the hair follicle.

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I am getting married in less than three months. Are there ways to clear my acne scars?

Query: Hello doctor, I am getting married soon and have had pimples for the past eight months, which have turned into scars. I wanted to remove those acne marks as there are only three months left for marriage. What are the possible ways to remove pimple marks? What are the treatment options available? How...  Read Full »

Dr. V. Srikanth Reddy

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I think you are asking about post-acne pigmentation or post-inflammatory pigmentation. Targeting through a single agent might not always be fruitful. Please consult a dermatologist to learn more about the diagnosis and treatment options. A combination of different th...  Read Full »

How do I get rid of my oily skin that does not improve with chemical exfoliants?

Query: Hello doctor, My whole face is very oily and there are many bumps and large pores in the T-zone and cheeks. I usually also have acne on the cheeks, forehead, and neck. Once I have acne it sometimes turns into a dark spot and scars. I use AHA BHA exfoliant but I think nothing is really working. I hav...  Read Full »

Dr. V. Srikanth Reddy

Answer: Hello, Thank you for stopping by! I am here to provide expert opinions on your medical issues. Acne can be treated easily with facewash, tablets, and creams. Some people have more oilyness on the face which results in breakouts. After completing treatment for controlling the active breakouts, tabl...  Read Full »

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