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How can I get my old acne scars treated?

The choice to have a cosmetic procedure is a personal one. While all women are beautiful in their own way, if you are considering a cosmetic procedure, you should consult a professional like a dermatologist for questions about which one is right for you. Treatments for acne scars may include chemical peels and microdermabrasion, but the best treatment will depend on the extent of the scarring.
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Skin scarred by acne or damaged by sun or chemicals can benefit from skin resurfacing, which results in smoother, younger-looking skin with fewer wrinkles.  Watch the animation to learn more about skin resurfacing.


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