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Is there a permanent cure for chicken pox scars?

hi, am 18years old now i had chicken pox 3years ago but the scars are still big thick and black with a lot of pimple on them on my face and its so disgusting to look at.So please if you have any permanent cure to it i will appreciate it a lot,right now have used diff types of treatment and they never work instead it worsens the situation.
Asked On : Wed, 8 Aug 2012
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Jul 2012
Hi there amieebokolo. Your name suggests you are of African descent & ? female. Apologies but the gender & race are important factors in scar/pigmentary disturbances. Anyone who promises a 'permanent cure' for any ailment especially scars & pigmentary disturbances of the skin needs to have his/her head examined. Having said that & if you have exhausted all conservative lines of treatment (of which you have not furnished any details), you may want to try 'lasers' for 'resurfacing' &/or 'pigment lightening'. If you desire more information on this, please contact your nearest dermatologist or if you need mois to furnish the same, please contact me specifically via this HCM portal & will be happy to oblige. Cheers. Dr Praveen Rodrigues MD Dermatologist, Cosmetologist & Venereologist, Bangalore, India
Answered: Wed, 8 Aug 2012
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