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Sir, I have acne scars even after 5 sittings of carbon dioxide laser therapy...how can I proceed further to get a clear face with out scars...which the best treatment option I can avail...
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Dr. Shivashankar B. Sajjanshetty
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Hi.. scars can be treated with dermaroller / laser . Both gives good results. You can go ahead with dermaroller because it is more cost effective and equally good results.  It is done once in a month for 4 months. It is done under topical anesthesia without much discomfort . There will mild redness post procedure.  Ideally should get it done on a Friday evening so that you can return to work on Monday . You will start seeing results from the first setting itself. For more queries consult a dermatologist Regards Dr Shivashankar
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Dr. Pradeep Kumari
Dermatologist/Cosmetologist 15 yrs exp Pune
Once you  have  already done fractional co2 there are lot of options  to  consider for further improvement namely - tca cross, subcision, cryosluch, punch elevation, dermabrasion , prp and many other combinations. Read a bit about them and then consult a dermatologist.  Any further treatment  will have to  be  customised  according  to  your need/ type of scar/ your profession/ downtime/ your skin type etc.  Don't  repeat  fractional co2 atleast before 6-8 mths have elapsed since last session. ( for a scenario  where 4-5 sessions are already done)
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Dr. Anchal Shah
Dermatologist 8 yrs exp Ahmedabad
Hello, I would recommend you to go for following treatment options to get best results: 1. Strict sunprotection. Regular use of sunscreen 2. microneeling treatment at 3-4 weeks interval ll give you good results 3. meso botox (microbotox) session 4. deep chemical peel. better to follow combined modality of treatment to achieve best results
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