There are many treatments available to treat Acne scars but the best way is to protect skin from scars formation and that can be done by starting early treatment of Acne. Dermabrasion is one the method to treat Acne scars.
Dermabrasion is a less effective for scars which are sunken but this procedure is very effective for the scars which are raised above from skin. Dermabrasion is a cosmetic medical procedure requiring a professional medical expert. This procedure is very painful. General anesthesia is given to patient. Sun damaged skin; dark spotted skin can be treated by dermabrasion. Skin after the treatment is very red and raw biodegradable looking requiring months to heal. Top of skin surface is removed by sanding (sand paper).
Modern techniques in dermabrasion;
• CO2 gas laser
• Er: YAG laser.
Benefits of modern laser:
• Easier to operate
• No blood loss
• Targeted skin is removed
Microdermabrasion is the modified version of dermabrasion.
In Microdermabrasion only the upper surface of the skin (dead skin) is targeted and removed. The upper surface is made up of dead skin called dermis or stratum- corneum.This technique is less damaging and painful as compared to dermabrasion.
Microdermabrasion must not be performed on those e who have taken oral iso-tretinoin Skin is fully healed in one month time.Skin feels rough when touched by hand after procedure.The removed skin is replaced by new healthy skin.The result hinge on how well “skin remodeling” worksThis procedure can be performed on fresh scars or the old scars. Teenagers can take benefit from this therapy to get rid of Acne scars.
Chemical peels are also performed to get smooth facial skin. The dead skin is peeled off. The new skin is better in texture and less wrinkled.Chemical peels must be performed in under the supervision of dermatologist or plastic surgeon.
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