I’m south Asian with a medium complex in my 30’s. I have acne scars and marks on my cheeks. I started fraxel laser several months ago and have completed at least 10 treatments however sees not much of a difference. Recently I started the matrix laser because I have been hearing that it is better than the fraxel. Ihave done 3 matrix treatments however sees minimal difference…should I continue or is there some other option for me?pls help...i'm desperate!!!!!
Minimal Results After Fraxel and Matrix Treatments on Acne Scars
Doctor Answers 2
EMatrix is successful in specific types of acne scars
eMatrix is successful when applied thoughtfully for the types of scars in which it has been shown to be successful - atrophic acne scars, some ice pick scars (Dr. Raffy's criteria apply here), rolling scars, boxed scars and also certain burn scars and surgical scars.
I hope this helps.
Always find a treatment depending on your scar type
Find someone that has experience in assessing acne scars, and they will pick a treatment for you. That is the best advice I can give you.
Dr Davin Lim
Acne scar specialist
Brisbane and Gold Coast
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