Acne Scars Treatment

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Acne treatments refer to any method used to lessen acne, both non-inflammatory (blackheads, whiteheads, and milia), or inflammatory (pustules, papules, nodules and cysts). Treatments can include topicals that include retinoids, like Retin-A, or a prescription oral medication like Accutane. Other common treatments include: salicylic acid peels, laser and LED therapies, photodynamic therapy (Levulan), Fraxel laser, and intense pulsed light (IPL). LEARN MORE ›

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40 Years Old with Acne Scars - London, GB

I have decided on doing laser treatment to improve my acne scars. I have chosen the Recosma because it seems the most suitable for my state (deep ice pick scars). I have a very oily skin and large pores which make the scars look worse. The treatment was quite easy it wasn't painful at all, it... READ MORE

Confident and Free - Brisbane, Australia

If you have acne scars you will understand my story. If you don't you never will. There is a certain psyche to people who suffer from acne scarring, and for outsiders they will never understand how it can affect your confidence and impact your life- friends, family and work. Removing them was... READ MORE

Paying for Mutilation - Miami, FL

I paid $2,500 for the Fraxel treatments that I received last year. I came in to see Mari, a Physician Assistant who works part time there to remove minor to moderate acne scars. The treatments were spaced out between 3-4 weeks apart. By the 3rd treatment I was not seeing ANY results and I had... READ MORE

23 Years Old White Female, Wanted to Get Rid of Shallow Acne Scars - Tokyo, JP

Hi everyone. I am a 23 Years Old white girl currently living in Japan. My story: I have never had real acne issues, but when I was 18 I got big pimples on my right cheek caused by stress (I suppose), pimples which became scars when I turned 19. It has been a huge complex for me since then, even... READ MORE

39 Years Old, Acne Scars - Beverly Hills, CA

I found Dr.Emer from RS. My friend who is also dermatologist in Korea recommended me to do PRP. So I researched for Drs who would perform this procedure. I found Dr.Emer through RS reviews. Dr. Emer performed Viva, PRP, Microneedling and tca cross on my face. Now everyone tells me my skin looks... READ MORE

Had These Scars for 2 Years and Nothing Will Fade Them. - Tulsa, OK

Seeing my face makes me so upset. my skin is terrible. my doctor told me my skin is great but she sees the scarring im talking about. I'm so insecure. I hate when people stare at me. I feel like they aren't looking AT ME but at my SCARRING. I always have to spend $50 in makeup just to cover this... READ MORE

19 Year Old of Indian Descent with Acne Scars, Advice Much Appreciated. Los Angeles, CA

Hi guys, I have this scarring from Acne a while ago and it has not changed at all. I feel so embarrassed and ashamed of myself that I don't get outside of the house or hardly talk to my friends face to face. I don't know what to do and I feel bad. Is there any treatment for Indian/Pakistani... READ MORE

Need Advice on Acne Scars.. Please Help!! - Springfield, MO

I really need some advice on getting the right treatment for my acne scars, these dents/holes have ruined my self esteem so so bad since I got them in late teens (I'm now 31) and I'd do almost anything to get rid of them so I can feel normal again. Problem is I have no idea what procedure is... READ MORE

24 Year Old Looking for Advice on Acne Scarring - Toronto, ON

I look to improve my scarring by at least 40%. I live in Toronto, Canada. I am unsure what procedures to have or who to inquire about these procedures. My acne is now under control using a combination of being pro active in my cleansing routine(washing my face less with more natural cleansers... READ MORE

Spanish, Man, 38 Years Old - Spain, ES

Had very bad looking acne scars on my face..I undergone for the treatment RecoSMA by Dra. Elmira Aigunova and I am totally satisfied with my treatment. Really excellent doctor. Very good experience. definitely will recommend to everybody.. I had my first RecoSMA treatment for acne scars done... READ MORE

100% Tca Cross

I got 100% tca cross done to one cheek today. I did half my face so I would heal faster in the target area and see how it goes. It stung alot and frosted very fast. I'm hoping the results are good, I will post the progression. Still no scabbing. I wasn't sure when I would scab but I assumed I... READ MORE

Subcision 2x for Mild, Mixed Scarring - California

Underwent two rounds of subcision: first procedure in February, second in April. I think the smaller scars are virtually unnoticeable but I'm not quite sure about a significant improvement in the large clustering of the larger boxcar (?) scars on my cheek. Friends/family indicate a 30-60%... READ MORE

24 Years Old, Micro Laser Peel Combined with Profractional for Mild to Moderate Acne Scars/uneven Texture - Riverhead, NY

***Long Read, but very informative I assure you!*** I've had acne since I was twelve and just found out I also have rosacea. After years and years of finally figuring it out (hormones, genes, and not the best diet) I have finally rid myself of the acne, but have been left with mild to moderate... READ MORE

PRP Micro Needle Pen Punch Excissions Subscissions Photo Facials Dot Lazer Hydra Facials Peels - Indianapolis, IN

So here is my story I have suffered from Sever Acne since my early 20's I am now 37 In my 20"s I took Acutane and had 90 Excision done for my ice pick scars followed by a full CO2 lazer. I was very disappointed and was left with excisions scars that were worse than the original Ice Pick... READ MORE

Acne Scars. Need advice on treatment: fillers/CO2 Laser/Excision HELP

I had cystic acne in high school and occasionally still have break outs. Unfortanetly it left my right check with indented "ice pick" scars and I have a few on my chin from some breakouts in college. Please help me find the best treatment. I need professional and experienced advice if you have... READ MORE

MLP and Profractional Laser for Acne Scars - Corpus Christi, TX

I started a treatment plan to help in the reduction of my acne scars. I am 42 years old and suffered adult acne in my thirties after i decided to get off of birth control to get pregnant. During this time my hormones were all over the place causing me to break out in Cystic type of acne that... READ MORE

37 Y/o F with Acne Scars on Face---Juvederm XC!!!!! - Nashville, TN

I had moderate acne on my face from age 15-22. We were not fortunate enough to afford Accutane so I had to live with it/cover it up with make up. In college, Proactiv came out and I eagerly tried it. No changes. Around age 23, my acne was gone but I was left with scars on both of my cheeks... READ MORE

26 Year Old Female with Dark Acne Scars and Crater Like Scars - Los Angeles, CA

25 year old Caucasian female with very light skin. I'm looking to get something done to even out my skin tone the best I can. I was looking into phenol peels, but wasn't sure if that or a laser would be my best bet in bettering my skin. I only have the scarring on my cheeks but I also want to... READ MORE

Answer to Prayer - Acne Scars Dramatically Improved - Bellevue, WA

It was a pretty long procedure. First he did a CO2 laser then I believe he lifted my skin and put fat underneath to lift the scars. Then he sanded the scars down and lasered and sanded again! My face looked really bad but it's exactly 1 month now and I'm finally able to go out. I still need to... READ MORE

30 Year Old with Bad Acne Scarring and Uneven Skin Tone with Deep Acne Holes. VAMPIRE FACIAL!!!!! - Lake Jackson, TX

I suffered 4 years with acne and it had left me holes and scars with uneven skin tone. I was embarrased to look at someone in the eyes I felt as if all the attention was where my scars were. I am glad I came across gulf coast plastic surgery center and met Marilyn wow amazing staff and smooth... READ MORE

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