Acnes scar our beauty permanently. Acne is a common problem suffered by many people mostly in their teenage and early adult life. Marked by pus filled pimples on the face that arise due to over active oil glands under the skin. The excessive oil results in blocked pores and bacterial growth causing acne.
Acne can be mild, moderate or severe. Mild and moderate acne doesn’t require medical treatment and can be treated with acne creams, ointments and home remedies.
Severe acne requires medical treatment by specialized dermatologists and can save the patients from developing acne scars that stay for life.
It is seen that the scars are more prominent with patients who do not take professional Acne Scar Removal Treatment, scratch and burst their acne and don’t follow hygienic practices to reduce the acne on their faces. Also, the acne scars tend to become dark and prominent with age resulting from the loss in skin’s elasticity.
Scars can affect the beauty of the person resulting in decreased self confidence, social anxiety and reduced quality of life.
There are many professional treatments for reducing and treating the scars and enjoying a flawless skin again.
All acne scar removal treatments aim at erasing and leveling the scar edges by different techniques to level the skin surface and remove scars, which are nothing but the depressed skin areas where a shadow is formed.
Laser Treatment For Acne Scar Removal is one of the best and most effective methods of scar reduction.
The treatment requires only half an hour of sitting during which the laser is focused deep in the skin to remove the scars from inside out. Its only temporary side effects like redness or irritation go away to show a scar free skin again.
During the treatment, short pulses of micro fine laser are targeted to reach deep into the skin’s sub layers, removing scars and old damaged skin to support building of new tissue, collagen and elastin. The new skin tissue matches with the surrounding skin to remove visible scars and pigmentation.
Laser acne treatment is quick, non invasive with little or no downtime and excellent scar removal outcomes.
Microdermabrasion treatments use a minimally abrasive instrument with fine crystals shot to the skin surface to gently erase the fine top layer of the skin. This levels the scars to the surrounding surface giving an even look. Microdermabration is used to treat light scarring, discoloration, sun damage, and stretch marks.
Basic skin care habits like saving the skin from harsh sunlight and UV rays and pollution, hydrating and moisturizing the skin, and eating food rich in vitamin E can help in keeping the skin glowing and healthy is a must after getting a scar removal treatment like Laser
While many different treatment options exist for acne scars, the laser treatment is most widely preferred by doctors and patients alike. Some follow up cosmetic treatments may enhance the treatment results and help acne patients reclaim their beauty and confidence.Authored By Dr Vivekananda Bhat -cosmetic surgeon, Bangalore