Acne & Post Acne Scars

Acne is a skin problem that is usually caused during laser_acne_scars_worksthe teenage years due to hormonal changes among other factors. It may leave behind scars of the pimples which is visible in the form of damaged skin, dark spots, reddish patches and zits. Laser acne scar removal has been quite a successful procedure in the recent times to tackle the problem of acne scars. A lot of other methods like dermabrasion and chemical peels have not been as successful as the laser treatment. This is the process in which the upper layer of the skin is burnt with the emission of laser rays. When the new skin comes up then the scars are either fully eliminated or fade away.

Different kinds of laser rays are used for different kinds of acne. laser_acne_scars_main Usually carbon di oxide laser rays are used and they are generally found to be suitable for majority of the skin types. Laser acne scar removal works the best on the scars that are not too deep. 80% of such scars usually get eliminated after 4 to 6 sittings of the laser treatment. However, it is important to understand that the acne scar treatment is not an instant solution. At least 2 weeks are required to ensure that the reddishness caused due to laser rays to go away. Some people may experience temporary change in skin colour. The best results of the treatment are visible only after 18 months.