What is the best acne scar removal method for a scar on my nose? (photo)

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There are several effective acne scar removal options for the depressed scar on your nose.

In my experiences, a combination of scar removal treatments will give you the best results.

The most suitable treatments for your depressed scar are Fractional CO2 Laser, Subcision + Filler. You might also need TCA cross. At least 2-5 treatment sessions might be necessary to lift the scar.

Do note that the final results of scar removal treatments may take several months to years to materialise - patience is key!

For more details, you can check out this Guide to Acne Scar Treatment Costs in Singapore.

Dr Boey has answered your query excellently! the various options would be best combined for optimal results. However please consider mainly

1) budgetary constraints

2) Social downtime/downtime issues as fractional lasers and TCA would result in those.

But yes patience is really needed when it comes to scar treatment. Your doctor would be able to advise best.

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