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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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

Dot Fraxel for Acne Scars - Seattle, WA

So I had my first dot laser for acne scars in December and second one end of this month, after first session I didn't notice much change but after second one I noticed some improvement, I uploaded pic. What do u guys think???? My doctor said I have to get atleast 3 more session spaced between... READ MORE

Punch Elevation for Ice Pick Acne Scars - Atlanta, GA

I will update pics following this process, the bandages stay in place for 5-6 days. I had approximately 50 ice pick scars treated using punch elevation. Previously I received treatment using the Infini laser at a different office, no results for scarring at all. The procedure was painless after... READ MORE

Day 1 - Keloid Removal. Riverview, FL

This is my first time. I got a shot today on my keloid. I got there on time with all my papaerwork printed from home. Approximately 10 minutes later they called me to a back room, then the doctor came in approximately 10 minutes after that. He explained clearly what he was going to do and did... READ MORE

Acne Scars on Chin, Fraxel Laser and Silk Peels - Connecticut, CT

I have had acne scars on my chin for a very long time and they have always bothered me. I signed up for 3 laser treatments that included 6 silk peels. The machine feels like elastics slapping you. After my first treatment my chin peeled a lot and I broke out with cystic acne( cystic acne on... READ MORE

Acne Scars Treatment, 40 Years Old, western skin type - South Korea

I've had severe acne problems since I was a young teenager until starting the Roaccutane treatment when I was 20. Roaccutane cured the acne, leaving a mix of rolling, ice pick and boxcar scars. The scars have always been a big concern for me and I've tried different treatments and all skin... READ MORE

Acne Scars Treatment, Mixto, Subscion & Sculptra - Los Angeles, CA

I have been haunted by my cheek acne scars for the last couple years as they seemed to worsen over time! I finally found the acne doctor of my dreams, his expertise and knowledge surpasses your expectations. After my initial consultation I knew he was someone I could trust working on my face, he... READ MORE

29yo Caucasian Female with Moderate Acne Scaring

My struggle with acne started at about 13. My mother and older brother had struggled with acne all through their teens and into adulthood and I knew that even when I got the horrendous acne under control the scars would inevitably follow. By the time I was an adult I had learned how to manage... READ MORE

TCA CROSS for Acne Scars (And Lupus Discoid Scars), at Home

MY 1st TCA CROSS: I've been suffering for acne for most of my life, but it was light acne, resulting in an imperfect skin that I could manage with some make-up. However, this all changed, I am now 43, and it feels like in the last 3-4 years, every time I had a small pimple it left a scar, or a... READ MORE

CO2 and Erbium Laser Followed by ReCell for Severe Mixed Acne Scarring - Brisbane, AU

I have had subcision to loosen some of the tethered scars and TCA cross to rebuild some of the holes. Many of my friends have commented that it has made some difference. I am not convinced it is very much difference, but am happy with the process so far. Next in the process is the CO2, erbium... READ MORE

Severe Acne Scars. Los Angeles, CA

I've had severe acne since the age of 12. I'm now in my 30s and have severe acne scarring. After researching for a while, I came across Dr. Rahimi's website. I met with Dr. Rahimi mid February and he recommended Ultherapy Laser, Mixto CO2 Laser, and Sulptra. It's now 5 weeks since my procedure... READ MORE

Filler for Acne Scars - Torquay, GB

Hi I had some acne scars left on my cheeks which gave my face a uneven dented look I think because off my job and people always commenting why i had holes in my skin just wore away at me and i couldnt stand it any longer I tried co2 laser a few times and had very few results so i started to look... READ MORE

Home Tca Cross & Dermarolling - Lincoln, MO

Ive been working on my scars for about 4-5 months, using both dermarolling and the tca cross method. Here are some before/after pics of my scarring. Ive mainly suffered with icepick and boxcar scars and only on my cheek area. I highly recommend doing thorough research, reviews and ask queations... READ MORE

21 Year Old, Need Help with Acne Scarring - Barrys Bay, Canada

I'm 21 years old, I've had acne since the age of 12 and constant cystic acne and picking at them left me with scars mainly on my cheeks. Ive used mostly drugstore facewashes which have just made my acne worse in the past, I have sensitive skin and I'm not sure what type of scars I have and I was... READ MORE

What Kids of Scars Are These and How Can I Successfully Fix my Skin - Columbus, OH

I just want smooth skin again :( makeup can't fix this!! All these craters and big pores I just want nice alone again... I'm currently on accutane . 2 months left .. But I need new skin I'm only 22 and my skin looks disgusting ... So far what I wanna do when I'm finished is the derma pen,... READ MORE

Skin Needling Acne Scarring

First of all, let me begin by saying that I have a pretty bad skin picking habit. I am 30 years old now and have been doing it for years. It has been a vicious cycle of "pick, figure out ways to cover it up, panic about the scars that I may have been created, try to treat the scars".... There... READ MORE

Infini procedure for scars remove - Los Gatos, CA

Hello pll. This is my first review ????. I had acne since I was 19 years old. I used a lot of expensive products,(proactiv, Murad, neutrogena, miracle masks, creams, and nothing. But 2 years ago I saw this miracle cheap product in Internet and bye bye acne. It's the regiment. But i replaced the... READ MORE

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

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