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Acne Scars

Acne breakouts can leave behind scars that are raised, shallow or discolored. They are permanent changes that occur on the skin due to a break in the wall of the hair follicle.

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My pimple scars take a long time to heal. Please help.

Query: Hello doctor, I have a little oily skin. First, I had pimples after they bust that will turn into a black marks, and it will take a very long time to go. Please kindly suggest me to get rid of it.  Read Full »

Dr. Ishwar Chandra Rai

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Pimples are very common in this age group due to hormonal changes. Whenever you do try to squeeze out them with your nails then they damage cells near vicinity of the pimples, and these dead cells causes black, brown or red discoloration. You should avoid to squeeze...  Read Full »

What homeopathic remedy can be used for acne, open pores, and blackheads?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 28-year-old girl, suffering from a bad type of acne and dark color acne scars, oily skin, open pores, and blackheads for the past five years. I have regular menses and need suggestion with a good homeopathic remedy.  Read Full »

Dr. Alka

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I just read your query. Take neem leaves if available nearby you and make a paste of it after crushing them and add a pinch of turmeric powder in it and apply this paste on your face and wash with normal water after fifteen minutes. Use it regularly or on alternate d...  Read Full »

I have red scars on my face due to acne. Is there a permanent homeopathic treatment for acne scars?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 23-year-old male. I have had pimples, acne, and scars from the age of 15 years. I have redness and red scar marks left behind by the acne. I was advised to stay away from sunlight. Is there any permanent treatment for the scars? Kindly help.  Read Full »

Dr. Potnuru Srinivaasa Sudhakar

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Thank you for your query. I understand your concern. Personalized homeopathy treatment can help treat acne and scars. Are the scars caused due to acne or scratching? I suggest you to follow a few instructions mentioned below. Follow up with the cause of the scars....  Read Full »

Request you to suggest homeopathic medicine for open pores and deep acne scars.

Query: Hello doctor, I have open pores and deep acne scars all over my face. Now, I have no acne on my face, only scars are in a dangerous condition with open pores. I have oily skin and a regular period. I request you to suggest the best homeopathic medicine for my skin.  Read Full »

Dr. Potnuru Srinivaasa Sudhakar

Answer: Hello, Welcome to According to your symptoms, I suggest homeopathic medicine Berberis AQ ointment (Berberis aquifolium) and according to your constitutional medicine Nat Mur 200 (Natrum Muriaticum) potency (10 pills) once in five days for a month. Frequent washing of face with soft soa...  Read Full »

Can any natural treatment be effective in clearing up acne marks?

Query: Hello doctor, I have acne marks on my cheeks and forehead. No natural remedies were useful. I visited a dermatologist but it was not of much help. I have been recommended laser treatment but I am scared of the side effects. Can any other natural treatment or homeopathy medicines be effective in clea...  Read Full »

Dr. Potnuru Srinivaasa Sudhakar

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Acne is common in young people. These are caused by inflammation of the sebaceous glands present in the skin. It may appear anywhere on the skin of the body. These may appear in different places like the face, shoulders, and back of the chest. After healed they may l...  Read Full »

I have bad acne with scars. Kindly help me through ayurveda.

Query: Hi doctor,I am 21-years-old. I have bad acne and acne scars. Also, my skin has become dark. Please help me through Ayurveda.  Read Full »

Dr. Alka

Answer: Hello, Welcome to As you are 21 year old, the acne is mainly due to hormonal changes. As far as scars are concerned do not peel or squeeze your acne. The scars which are already present can be lightened off.For acne, try herbal things at home because the cause is very important. As you...  Read Full »

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