What type of treatment is best for my acne scarring ? Is it severe? (Photo)

24 years old female, acne has recently got worse started leaving deeper scars and has spread to the neck which has never happened before. Is this a sign of hormonal problems?

Doctor Answers 4

Acne Scarring -- Requires a Combination of Fractional Laser Resurfacing, Fillers Like Bellafill, Subcision and Eclipse Micropen

Lasers, fillers, TCA cross and subcision will all help this in a comination.  I suggest seeing a cosmetic dermatologist with experience.  Best, Dr. Emer.


Los Angeles Dermatologic Surgeon
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Bellafill and RF - either eMatrix or Infini RF

Agree with my colleagues, you will benefit from some sort of RF or radio frequency energy device- I prefer to use INFINI RF for older scars, whilst eMatrix is best for early scars. 

Atrophic scars can be filled at the end with Bellafill. In Australia I use Juvederm Volbella as we do not have Bellafill available as yet. 

All the best

Dr Davin Lim 
Laser Dermatologist
Brisbane, Australia. 

Davin Lim, MBBS, FACD
Brisbane Dermatologist
4.7 out of 5 stars 62 reviews

Acne Scars and Best Treatment

You will benefit from a combination of Bellafill to fill in these deep acne scars and the eMatrix laser to treat these deeper scars.  Please consult an expert in these advanced techniques.  Best, Dr. Green

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I would recommend the Hidef Acne Scar Protocol at our office which includes Ematrix RF, fractional laser, CO2 laser, subcision, fillers, topical creams, and light chemical peels. 

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Dr. Karamanoukian 
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