What Are Acne Scars?
Acne is one of the most common issues faced by many individuals today. It is a pestering issue that and also brings about acne scarring. Acne scars are often stubborn and refuse to budge. They hamper the appearance of the face and might affect the confidence of the individual as well. Singhania Skin Clinic offers multiple procedure for acne scar treatments. These procedures are customized according to every patient and their unique case
How Are Acne Scars Classified?
Different acne scars have different modalities of treatments.
Mild (grade 1 acne scars)
These improve over time with applications of glycolic acid, retinoic acid based creams at home. Skin rejuvenation systems of glycolic acid in clinic application can accelerate the process of evening and smoothening of the skin. Microdermabrasion is recommended.
Moderate (grade 2 & 3 acne scars)
These are deeper scars which do not get better with at home creams, They need semi invasive treatments like Dermarollers along with medium depth skin peels like TCA, 70% glycolic acid.
What To Expect At The Consultation For Acne Scars?
At Singhania Skin Clinic provides utmost importance to consultation. When a patient omes in for acne scar treatment, Doctors makes sure to understand the issue at hand as well as the needs and requirements of the patient. After the initial consultation, the course of the treatment is decided depending upon the type of scars and their intensity.
Consultation is a perfect time for the patient to ask as many questions as they want in order to have perfect clarity. Singhania skin Clinic believes in transparency achievable results of the treatment are explained well before hand. This helps the patient to make an informed decision about going ahead with the treatment.
How Are Acne Scars Treated At Singhania Skin Clinic?
A semi-invasive Er-YAG Laser with M22 platform works on Mild, Moderate scarring. It has minimal downtime and results are seen with 4-5 sessions. It can be opted for as a lunchtime procedure!
One of the troublesome and most difficult to treat long term complications of acne is scars and keloids.
Extensive surgical and laser treatments help with scar modification and correcting the skin surface irregularity.
The acne scars vary from mild to moderate to severe. There are also different types like, rolling, ice pick, box scars etc.
This is an instrument with multiple tiny needles that rolls on the scarred area and delivers the required medicine into deeper depth of skin. Multiple sessions of derma rollers can help with mild to moderate improvement in pimple scars and marks. Vitamin C, hyaluronic acid are delivered to deeper layers of skin. The main aim of treatment is new collage formation and thus smoothening of skin surface. The procedure is done under application of skin numbing cream to reduce pain.