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Suggest treatment to remove pimple scar on face

Good morning, yes I had a pimple used what I normally use. Cleaned face with clearskin, then put clear skin emergency on it with 2.0 salicylic acid in it. It got red, bleed and burst now I have a burn ring on my face. What the best way to treat. I can t miss work
Tue, 24 Apr 2018
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Hello and Welcome to ‘Ask A Doctor’ service.
I have reviewed your query and here is my advice.

As per your case history of acne scar, my treatment advice is:

1. Avoid sun exposure and use a good sunscreen lotion with SPF more than 30.
2. Apply a clindamycin gel like Glocin twice daily on the affected skin.
3. Only curative treatment is microneedling and laser treatment is to be done by a dermatologist.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Harshit Bhachech
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