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Acne, scars on face. Prescribed salicylic acid peel, blemishes control serum, facewash, sunscreen lotion. Right treatment?

I am 24 yr old/female/fair complexion/ I have a lot of pimples and after-pimple marks on her face... consulted a skin clinic and they proposed a 6-month treatment comprising salicylic acid peel,,,blemishes control formula,,comedogenic control serum , keracnyl facewash, suncros aquagel... I have an excessive oily skin... I have taken many antibiotics on a VD specialist s advice since last six months or so.. no effect... dont wanna go for any more meds though... what do you suggest? Is the skin clinic advice/treatment methos correct? Another dermatologist suggested derantox capsule,,,nilac a gel, parobar 2.5 soap. spongysal facewwash, dermacaline lotion(sunscreen) along with Aziwok 500 for 3 months.
Asked On : Sun, 18 Nov 2012
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Hi Razvi,
There is nothing wrong in taking salicylic acid peels to reduce pimples as well as there marks, however do not be so reluctant with the use of oral and topical antibiotics. As even with Sali peels you might require a course of antibiotics or topical application of anti acne creams. Sali peels will not only help in reducing acne, pigmentation but will also reduce oiliness. Do not be confused and stick to your doctor's conviction. However as far as comedones control serum or blemish control formula is concerned check the medicine it contains and whether it is useful in acne. Take care.
Answered: Tue, 20 Nov 2012
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