Finding a good dermatologist means half of the acne battle has been won. There are many dermatologists out there however finding a good one can be a difficult task. You should look for a dermatologist in your area that has a good reputation. One way to tell this is to see if he/she is being quoted in magazines, and referred by people around the area. It’s important to point out that there are different specializations for dermatologists.
Among them are pediatric dermatologists, cosmetics and aesthetic dermatologists. Cosmetic dermatologists specialize in the aesthetics of skin, and they are safer bets to treat acne and scars. They perform procedures such as collagen injections, botox, microdermabrasion, laser resurfacing and chemical peelings, and usually can be found in cosmetic or plastic surgery centers.