рубцы постакнеThe consequences of acne are sometimes numerous unsightly scars that may cause embarrassment or develop complexes. Currently there are many ways to remove acne scars.

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Types of scars

There are several types of post-acne scarring, the appearance of which depends on the severity of the occurrence of acne and treatment of this disease. Flat, round atrophic scars in the form of “crater” form small recesses, giving the skin a grainy look. The scars of the following type more deep and narrow, they resemble the marks of needlestick injuries, sometimes instead of hollow formation on the skin appears convex scar.

Inflammation of the tissues causes the formation of mini-fibrosis on the skin surface and promotes the formation of small cysts.

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Why appear postpreview scars

The formation of post-acne scars are caused by damage to the skin, which is a cause of many acne. For the first time after cutaneous diseases, the immune system recovers appeared damaged, and then the healing process. The faster cure acne, the faster will be the healing process.

Scars occur and in that case, if not to care for the skin after or during the appearance of acne. Attempts to squeeze a pimple can lead to scarring. Tobacco is also bad for the skin condition and its rapid healing. During the scarring of the skin the sun’s rays can cause pigmentation. On the face may appear reddish or brownish spots depending on skin tone.

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Remove acne scars

Currently aesthetic medicine offers numerous ways to eliminate the effects of acne. Methods and drugs used for smoothing wrinkles, and used to remove acne scars. The wrinkle fillers are suitable for the treatment of flat and shallow scars. For example, hyaluronic acid can eliminate a mark on the skin after pimple. Quick and virtually painless procedure performed by a dermatologist and allows immediate return to normal activities. The only drawback is the limited effect of the drug to maintain the desired result it is necessary to repeat the procedure a few months later.

Get rid of post-acne scarring, and using the peeling, which removes the top layer of the epidermis and makes the skin more smooth and clean. Thus, it is possible not only to lighten a little red scars after, but deeper marks left on the surface of the skin. Peeling is carried out by a specialist in a specially designed Cabinet. For treatment of scars resort to superficial exfoliation on the affected area of skin are formulated with fruit acids, which “destroys” the cells of the skin and evens skin tone. Deeper peeling is performed using trichloracetate acid.

After exfoliation the skin will be slightly peel off, this is a perfectly normal reaction, so you should use a moisturizing cream.

The basis of microdermabrasion (mikroshlifov) is the same principle as for the peeling, that is mechanical and not chemical. This type of treatment be shallow scars in the form of a “crater”. The doctor uses the device in the form of a handle which projects onto the skin with small crystals, exfoliating dead cells. The doctor controls the intensity of pressure in the area of the damaged areas, removing, thus, the shortcomings of the skin and making it smoother.

Microdermabrasion is a rather painful procedure that is performed under General anesthesia. After a session of microdermabrasion on the face may appear red spots, very rapidly. After the procedure it is recommended to apply a soothing cream for at least ten days.

More powerful laser resurfacing has a wider impact. Through the grinding laser can remove both flat and convex scars. The laser can penetrate into hard-to-reach narrow and deep places. Warming the skin, the laser stimulates collagen production, which helps in the healing. Of course, the laser cannot completely eliminate acne scars, it reduces their, preparing them for further exfoliation or microdermabrasion.

There are several types of laser: carbon dioxide CO2, erbium and fractional. Implications for scar treatment by laser is not as great as when peeling and microdermabrasion. Need time for healing skin. The healing process depends on the depth of scars (one week at least). During this process, it is recommended to apply a healing cream.

After carrying out any procedures that must be applied to the skin a sunscreen within one month after peeling and microdermabrasion, and within six months after a session of laser resurfacing.

Before proceeding to the treatment of post-acne scarring, it is necessary to wait for complete healing of the skin from acne and full of scarring. It may take several months, but it is very necessary as it is impossible to carry out any treatment on inflamed areas of the skin. In addition, the treatment of acne means on the basis of ascorbic acid to last for at least 6 months. To avoid any risk of hypersensitivity and skin discoloration due to exposure to sunlight, this kind of treatment is best done in the winter time.

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