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Severe acne which reduced later, left scars. Used betnovate but got acne again. Reason?

i was fine few months ago but when i got trouble with my skin in my face there were severe acne but now after i aproached to a dermatolegist acne reduces from my face but i got scars plzzz help me to get rid fro these scars and acne problem permanently...and i was using betnovate n on my face...previously it gives tremendous result but after few months i got acne after applying it so i stopped it to use y doctor also consult e to stop applying it....
Asked On : Thu, 26 Jul 2012
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Dermatologist 's  Response
Jul 2012
Dear a.a.s, Your problem is not easily solved online. If scars are involved, they need to be 'evaluated' for the type of scar & the treatment is tailormade for that individual patient. No two scars respond to the same modality of treatment. Please stop using things like betnovate or other steorids on your face for acne..they cause immense problems like thinning of your skin, redness etc & can lead to formation of 'steroid acne' that is stubborn & resistant to treatment. Do send me photographs of your face for a private consult or visit your nearest cosmetologist for best results. Good luck with your scars..Dr praveen Rodrigues MD Dermatologist & Cosmetologist, Bangalore, India
Answered: Thu, 26 Jul 2012
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