I'm not sure what kind of scars these are? (Photos)

When I feel my face it feels so smooth like there isn't any pitted scars and the red dots will not go away. I'm pretty sure these are scars from my cystic acne that I had about 5 years ago and I haven't done any laser surgery just been using products and face masks but I would like to know what they are and how I can fix them.

Doctor Answers 3

Atrophic acne scars

Atrophic acne scars can be improved with a combination of ematrix RF, fractional lasers, co2 laser, subcision, and fillers. 

Best, 

Dr. Karamanoukian

Los Angeles


Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
4.8 out of 5 stars 94 reviews

Rolling and atrophic acne scars.

Mainly these scars, they can be treated with a variety of methods including fractional devices. My favourite is the INFINI RF, I prefer this over CO2, often combining this with PRP. Given the angles, you may need subcision and dermal fillers down the line. All the bestDr Davin Lim Laser and aesthetic dermatologist. 

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

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

I suggest seeing an expert this type of treatment needs a combination of options such as lasers, TCA cross, microneedling etc. I suggest seeing an expert.  Best, Dr. Emer.

Jason Emer, MD
Los Angeles Dermatologic Surgeon
4.9 out of 5 stars 167 reviews

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