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Jan
2002

Q&A: I have pigment and indentation scar damage from hair removal products/processes. What can I do to correct this?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I have about a dozen scars on my shins due to chemical burns (from Nair Hair removal cream) and electrical burns due to bad electrolysis. All of the scars are small (about pea sized) and shallow rather ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
2001

Q&A: What would be the most cost effective way to remove wrinkles and laugh lines on my face?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com i turned 40 this year and have noticed the wrinkles around my eyes and my laugh lines are getting more noticeable, i'm wanting to do something about this soon to avoid furter signs of aging. i don't ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
2001

Q&A: What treatments are there to remove dark pigment scars resulting from past acne on my back?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com My questions regards bad achne scars. I have had bad achne problems through out my teenage years and now it has somewhat scared my back with dark pigments that's obvious when i take off my shirts. ... View full question & answer >>
Nov
2001

Q&A: How can I get rid of two dark spots on my cheeks that came from the use of an acne medicine called Dernovat?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com a dermatologist proscribed me a creme called Dernovat for my acne. after use of this creme I have 2 dark spots on my sheeks ever since(almost 10 years now) how can I get ride of them? View full question & answer >>
Nov
2001

Q&A: Would chemical peel be recommended to remove my patches of red acne scars?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I am 18 years old and have dealt with mild acne since i was 13. My skin has scarring and i would like to know if a chemical peel would be recommeded. I have little to no acne now, and would like to rid ... View full question & answer >>
Oct
2001

Q&A: What can I do to smooth out acne scars from bad acne when I was younger?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com When I was younger I had pretty bad acne. Now I have deep and numerous pores. Is there anything I can do to smooth them out? View full question & answer >>
Sep
2001

Q&A: Is there a non-surgical option to remove stretch marks?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I was looking for information on stretch marks and how to get rid of them. I'm looking into an oitment called stretch away, does it really work? Is there a safe effective non-surgical way to get rid ... View full question & answer >>
Sep
2001

Q&A: What should I expect from dermabrasion on a scar from surgery under my left eye?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com On july 10th I had moh's surgery under my left eye, it was quite extensive and I've been left w/ a diagonal scar under my left eye beginning 1/4 of an inch under my tear duct and going towards ... View full question & answer >>
Jul
2001

Q&A: Is dermabrasion the proper procedure for removal of lip lines and lines around the eyes?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com Is dermabrasion the proper procedure for removal of lip lines and lines around the eyes? View full question & answer >>
Jun
2001

Q&A: Would dermabrasion be appropriate for the removal of acne scars on my back?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I had a mild case of acne all over my back and now want to get rid of the scarring with dermabrasion. Micro-dermbrasion is too mild for the problem. Can you please let me know how much a procedure like ... View full question & answer >>