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Black marks after pimples

Pimples left black marks/spots on the face, my doctor advised me to use azelac and flavoc c serum but effect is not there.can someone help me out
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Dr. Rasya Dixit Bangalore | Dermatologist
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Hyperpigmentation occurs after acne when there is either picking at the acne, significant sun exposure, large acne or concomitant smoking  etc. Please use a sunscreen regularly at least three hours apart. Continue azeliac acid cream. It may take upto 8 weeks to respond.  If you feel there is no improvement then you may need chemical peels and or laser treatment to help you with the marks. Please contact a dermatologist who can examine you and prescribe the appropriate skin care products and treatments
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DR Rasya Dixit
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