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Please help! Can't seem to find a good treatment.

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Hello everyone,

I am new to this website so I apologize if I am posting this under the wrong forum. I have been dealing with acne since high school which became worse during the college years. After trying multiple prescription/OTC ointments and essential oils, I just can't seem to find a solution to treat these old acne scars. Any and every advice would be helpful. 

Thank you so much! 

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This is most likely PIE, but possibly PIH or Hyperpigmentation. 

It's a common question and we made this faq with various treatments, Laser works the best (Vbeam or Excel V for pigment issues) I would see a dermatologist to discuss some of the bumps of active acne. 

http://www.acne.org/messageboard/topic/365640-qa-faq-post-inflammatory-erythema-pie-post-inflammatory-hyperpigmentation-pih- hypopigmentation-read-before-posting/

 

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Definitely you need to treat inside out
drink buttermilk or kefir
drink herbal teas like chamomile, nettle, mint, thyme, burdock, milk thistle
you will see a huge improvement how you feel and look
avoid artificial flavored teas
also take vitamin D3, vitamin E and flaxseed oils
also helpful would be pills especially made for skin 

 

For scars try mixing onion paste, apple cider vinegar, and buttermilk 
1 teaspoon of each
apply for 15 min
to remove onion smell 
mix baking soda and lemon juice and apply for 10 min
always finish rinsing with cold water
apply vitamin E one drop and finish with moisturizer 
 

Also great tea for hormones
nettle and red raspberry leaves
great combination
 

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