Laser treatment of acne vulgaris.

  title={Laser treatment of acne vulgaris.},
  author={Ming H. Jih and Arash Kimyai-Asadi},
  journal={Seminars in plastic surgery},
  volume={21 3},
Traditional medical treatments for acne vulgaris include a variety of topical and oral medications. The combination of poor compliance, lack of durable remission, and potential side effects are common drawbacks to these treatments. The use of lasers and light devices has increased dramatically in recent years due to the overall ease of treatment, predictable clinical efficacy, and minimal adverse effects. A variety of light and laser devices has been used for the treatment of acne, including… CONTINUE READING


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