The method of acne scar removal is much easier today when compared to the state of affairs over two decades ago. There are many new kinds of modern medical appliances, which are being used in this process along with new discoveries regarding newer forms of skin treatment.
A lot of prominence is being given to acne and the scars, which occur as a result of the presence of acne. This has led to the discovery of many new procedures, which will help in the acne scar removal on the surface of the skin.
The acne scar removal is usually a very costly process and this can be a little more complex and complicated when compared to the normal forms of treatment of acne. Sometimes many sessions will have to be scheduled in order to complete these procedures and sometimes many more sessions will have to be scheduled for a follow-up and it could take a long time for the acne scars to be properly removed.
Faint scars – There are some people who have very faint scars, which are not as prominent as keloids and these marks do not have an appearance, which is similar to that of a crater. Topical cures are more than adequate for the acne scar removal. Retinoids and AHA ointments are some of the kinds of treatment, which can help in curing these scars. They will help in removing the blemishes, which have been caused due to these scars. Such forms of treatment are available over the counter at the local drugstore but it is always better to consult a dermatologist before starting any such kind of treatment.
Superficial scars – A chemical peel is one of the most popular forms of treatment, which has been adopted in order to remove superficial acne scars. These marks usually have no height or depth and they also do not have any kind of specific color. In this form of treatment to remove acne scars, the medication, which is used, helps in removing the topmost player of the skin or that part of the skin where the pigmentation has taken place. Once the damaged skin has been removed, the skin will regenerate and start growing once again and it will be replaced with a new skin, which is fresh and smooth.
Small scars – Dermabrasion is a procedure, which is very similar to chemical peeling. The topmost layer of the skin is removed by making use of a machine instead of chemicals. Though this is more advanced method when compared to peeling, it helps in removing the damaged parts of the skin and makes room for new and fresh skin to reappear. This procedure is more than adequate for the acne scar removal which is not wider than one centimeter in diameter.
Keloids – Crysosurgery, laser treatment and radiation therapy are some of the methods of treatment, which can help, in acne scar removal known as Keloids. These are acne scars, which have some height. The bump, which has been caused as a result of the acne scars, will be burnt in this form of treatment.
Crater marks – Scars, which have caused depressions on the surface of the skin, can be removed using autologous fat transfer to collagen treatment. Fat from another portion of the body is taken and used to fill the depression, which has been caused by the acne scars. This could be a good method of acne scar removal easily.