Cystic acne with hyperpigmentation – what can I do?
Please, please, please run, don’t walk to the nearest dermatologist. If you truly have severe cystic acne, it can and will leave permanent scarring on your face. Neither of us want that! Retin A micro is not nearly enough to treat this problem. Your dermatologist (even a good family doctor) can discuss Accutane with you and other options. Creams are rarely very effective for true cystic acne. More on options for acne. Dr. I