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Is there any treatment to remove black heads and acne?

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heycan black heads and acne be removed is there any treatment
Posted Wed, 11 Apr 2012 in Skin Hair and Nails
Answered by Dr. Sudarshan 31 minutes later
Hi Dear,

Acne and black heads can be treated effectively.

Blackheads can be removed manually by comedone extractor by a dermatologist.

Acne treatment depends on grade of acne.

Mild acne can be treated with topical medications like clindamycin, tretinoin, benzoyl peroxide.

Severe acne can be treated with oral antibiotics like doxycycline, azithromycin, oral retinoids etc.

Special Facewash, chemical peeling, laser treatment can be helpful in acne.

A visit to your nearest dermatologist will be needed for examination and suitable treatment of your acne.

Hope I’ve answered your query.

I will be available for any follow up query.

Dr Sudarshan.
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Follow-up: Is there any treatment to remove black heads and acne? 10 hours later
how much is it for a lazer treatment
Answered by Dr. Sudarshan 3 hours later
Hi again ,
Not all patients of acne need laser treatment.

Laser treatment are available in all metro cities.

Cost depends on type of machine , experience of dermatologist, centre protocols.

It ranges from 500 to 2000 rs per sitting.

Dr Sud
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