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Acne scars left, sensitive skin, new pimples keep coming. Using acnesol, Alokem, no help. Solution ?

Hi. i am 22 years old guy, i have these acne scars left behind. And new pimples coming every 3-4 days. My skin is very sensitive and when i sleep with my face on the pimples always come the next day. I have been using acnesol( clindamycin ).. but it creates acne scars on my face. I also have Alokem gel.Elovera lotion and also adapalene . But it has not show any significant effect . The scars still remain there. Please help. or please tell me a procedure to apply these items one by one.
Asked On : Sun, 7 Oct 2012
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Dermatologist 's  Response
Hi ,

Thanks for writing in.

Acne is a hormonal disorder.

When untreated or improperly treated acne can cause pigmentation and ugly scars on face.

You should apply antibiotic like clindamycin in morning for 2 hours.

Adapalene should be applied at night time.

Washing your face with Himalaya neem face wash would be helpful.

Oral drugs should be taken along with creams.

Please visit a good dermatologist or physician for proper examination and treatment with prescription drugs for acne.

Hope this helps.


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