Is CO2 laser for younger people?

I am 22 and I wish to have a laser strong laser resurfacing because as a kid I had severe acne and now i pay the consequences, but I've heard that this type of laser are for older people. Is that true?

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CO2 in younger patients.

CO2 laser resurfacing can be used to improve acne scars.  These are not likely to resolve on their own and starting therapy now will give you results sooner.

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