Cortisone injections for acne cysts nyc new york ny

Cortisone injections are a popular and effective way to get cystic acne lesions to resolve quickly and minimize the risk of scarring.  Kenalog is a popular choice.  The concentration used is generally anywhere from 2-4 mg/ml for injection of lesions on the face.  The main risk is atrophy which may appear as a lighter or depressed spot.