Acne is a common skin condition in adults and teenagers. Tackling acne is a challenging job. The job gets even more difficult when the acne causes some permanent scar marks on the skin. Acne might not be a life-threatening skin condition; however, the scarring affects the self-confidence and self-esteem of a person.
Acne scars could be of many types. It’s better if you learn about the scar types first and then go for acne scar revision treatment. Whether you have scars on your face or the neck or any other parts of the body, it can be easily treated through surgical and non-surgical means.
Scar treatment is usually customized depending on the type of acne scars. Well, many treatments are available for acne scarring. Most of them involve surgical procedures to correct the scars. One non-surgical technique for treating long-standing scars is through Laser Therapy. Microdermabrasion is another popular technique for scar revision. Other techniques include peeling and it depends on the scar type.
Microdermabrasion is a minimally-invasive procedure that helps to restore and even repair the skin. This treatment helps to improve the skin tone as well as the texture. This is a day procedure and it takes about an hour. There is no need to use anesthesia. This treatment involves the spraying of tiny exfoliating crystals on the skin. It helps to gently remove the outer layers of the skin and improve any form of skin irregularities. Microdermabrasion is suitable for all skin types.
Laser acne scar revision treatment is ideal for all skin types. It is effective for treating a wide range of scars. Laser beams are used for targeting the scars. This would break down the scar tissue and promote the growth of new tissues. With this treatment procedure, scarring will start to fade away.
- Removes acne scars and prevents it from appearing again.
- The laser reaches the inner layer of the skin and removes the scars.
- No downtime
- Treats damaged skin cells
Just like any other cosmetic procedure, there are certain risks involved with scar-revision treatment. They are:
The recovery period varies depending on the scar revision procedure opted by the patient. Generally, non-surgical procedures come with little recovery period and sometimes even no recovery period. On the other hand, the surgical process involves a longer recovery period. Whatever options a patient might opt for, patients are recommended not to venture outside. Even if they need to go out, using an SPF based sunscreen is crucial.
Q. How long does the procedure take?
Depending on the method followed, the surgery time will vary. Laser scar revision treatments take one-to-two hours.
Q. How do I know which treatment is right for me?
Don’t panic. Our professional doctors and physicians will guide you through the process. All you need to do is to consult them. The doctors will examine the area of the scars. Only after that our experienced doctors would be able to advise you about the best possible treatment.
Q. What is the best treatment for acne scars?
We offer a wide range of treatments for dealing with any type of acne scars. All you need to do is to consult a physician and they will assess your scars. They would come up with a treatment plan that would help in removing the scars either through laser, or through peels, or microdermabrasion.
Q. Is it possible to completely remove the scars?
Well, you need to understand that the full elimination of the scar is not at all possible. However, at the most, the scar could be hidden to some extent.
Q. Will I see any improvement after scar revision treatment?
The improvement might not be noticed immediately. However, one can expect to see the results of scar revision gradually.
Q. How far does laser acne scar removal work?
Laser acne scar removal treatments work by focusing laser light onto the area of scarring. It laser is known to break down the skin tissue. This, in turn, helps to generate new tissues in its place. The new tissue that develops is even smoother.