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Acne Scar Treatment Using Latest Technology

Acne also called acne vulgaris is a skin infection that occurs during puberty. The spot spreads all over skin areas like the face, back, chest, neck and shoulders. The hair follicles becomes blocked with dirt, debris, dead cells and oil and heal slowly. This can be very embarrassing which can lead to annoyance, depression, stress and scarring of the affected area when left untreated.

Risks for developing acne scars include delayed treatment for acne (or inadequate treatment), strong family history and popping of the acne lesions. It is therefore essential that acne is treated early and appropriately by a dermatologist. At Rakshaa Skin Clinic, Best Skin Doctor in Delhi provides the best acne treatment and helps one to achieve a healthy acne scar free skin.

Acne scars can present in different grades of severity ranging from mild to severe and treatment choice will take into consideration factors such as the subtype of acne scars, anatomic location, severity grade and other factors such as medication or background skin diseases.

 

Common Types of Acne Scarring

  • Boxcar scars are shallow to medium depth scars with defined edges that are most commonly found across the cheeks.
  • Ice pick scars are deep scars with a narrow diameter, they can often resemble large pores.
  • Rolling acne scars are shallow scars with a wide diameter, they often appear as undulations on the skin.

The dermatologists at Rakshaa Skin Clinic provides treatment for all types of acne scar. Based on the severity of the disease the skin experts prescribe proper treatment for Acne Scar Treatment in Delhi at Rakshaa Skin Clinic based on the individual’s need.

Laser Treatment

The light emitted from the laser targets the overactive sebaceous glands helps reduce the total number and severity of active lesions and lessens the inflammation and occurrence of breakouts. The light stimulates the production of new collagen to improve skin texture, and can reduce the appearance of red or brown areas of skin that are often associated with acne breakouts.

Immediately after treatment, the skin may appear red and a warm tingling sensation may be felt. Typically the skin is cooled to ease any discomfort and a calming gel is applied. The treated area can become quite red immediately after treatment but this usually disappears within a couple of hours. Most people experience no other side effects but very rarely a small blister could form or the skin may become temporarily lighter or darker.

TCA Cross

TCA Cross is the most effective treatment for safely treating deep acne scars. This procedure covers the base of a scar with a very small amount of highly concentrated trichloracetic acid (TCA). During the treatment the interior lining of the scar undergoes a chemical peeling process and new collagen forms in the scar, decreasing its depth and severity. A small scab develops and then falls off after 3 to 7 days. This treatment can be repeated at 4 to 8-week intervals.

Dermal Fillers

Dermal Fillers are the preferred method for rolling scars. It’s important to use a filler that doesn’t absorb too much water and is moderately cross linked. During placement, a modified subcision is performed to release underlying tethers. Minimal bruising and swelling settle promptly. Results have great longevity due to a local increase in collagen production, secondary to both trauma and dermal filler.

PRP

Platelet-rich plasma is rich with cytokines and growth factors, which work together to regenerate and stimulate the production of new collagen and help reduce the appearance of scars.

To know more about the best acne scar treatment for managing your acne scar type, schedule an appointment with the dermatologist in Delhi at Rakshaa Skin Clinic.

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