After the acne on the face are sometimes scars. This may cause embarrassment, complexes. Today, there are many ways to solve this problem, so that post-acne scars should not be a serious concern.
The shape and size of the scars depend on the complexity of acne flow crisis as well as its treatment.
- Flat, rounded atrophic scars give the skin a soft look.
- Keloid scars, deeper and more reminiscent of traces of injections.
- Hypertrophic scars are thick convex formation. Inflammation of the tissues can cause a mini-fibrosis and lead to boils.
Methods of disposal of post-acne scars
Today, aesthetic medicine has a huge number of solutions to restore and make the skin smooth.
One way to resolve this problem is the use of drugs used in filling wrinkles. These formulations are suitable for treating flat and shallow scars.
Quick and painless procedure is performed in a clinical setting by a dermatologist or a doctor of aesthetic medicine. The only disadvantage of this procedure is that the drugs are absorbed over time. To maintain results, you must repeat the procedure every few months.
Another method is peeling. When you hold it, the top layer of the epidermis is removed, which makes the skin smooth and clean. By this way you can clean the skin by removing not only the red patches of scars, but also deeper markings. Peeling, as the previous procedure, held by a physician in a clinical setting.
For the treatment of post-acne scarring have resorted to easy peeling. This application is a preparation based on fruit acids (e.g., glycolic). It "breaks" skin cells on the surface and making the skin smooth. Deeper peels performed using trihloratsetatnoy acid.
Another way to eliminate the effects of acne
Acne: facial trouble
It is microdermabrasion or in other words the face grinding crystals.
Microdermabrasion treated atrophic scars. The doctor uses a small device in the form of knobs projecting skin small crystals that conduct cleaning. Pressing stronger or weaker in some areas, the physician has the ability to remove defects on the surface of the skin. Since this procedure is quite painful, it is performed under general anesthesia.
The field of action of laser correction is much broader. For example, grinding laser can eliminate both atrophic and hypertrophic scars. Thanks to its narrow and deeply penetrates the beam, the laser makes it possible to get to the hard to reach scars.
By heating the skin, it stimulates the production of collagen and stimulates the healing process. Laser can not completely get rid of scars post acne. It makes scars less deep and "prepare" them for further treatment using microdermabrasion or peels. There are several types of lasers: carbon dioxide, Erbium and Fraxel.
After peeling the skin will peel off gently. This is a normal reaction. To survive it is easy to apply moisturizer inconvenience.
After a session of microdermabrasion facial redness may occur. They are fast, but sometimes stayed for several days. It depends on how much the physician pushes the device in a particular subject area. In this case, application attribute soothing cream for 10 days.
The effects of laser cleaning can be more serious. Skin needs time to recover and heal. During this period, be sure to apply a healing cream.
The general rule in the healing process of the skin after any procedure is to use a cream with reflective particles. Before resorting to the procedure of cleansing the skin
Cleaning the skin - what tools should I use?
any of these methods, you must wait for a complete cure of acne and scarring of tissue. This period can take several months, but it is a must.
In order to avoid the process of pigmentation and skin hypersensitivity caused by sunlight, it is recommended to treat scarring in the winter.
Although there is no way to prevent acne rash, you can use drugs that prevent scarring. And not to forget the main rule of Dermatologists: Do not squeeze pimples. Firstly, scars may remain. Secondly, during wound extruded acne, sunlight can play a cruel joke, and on the face appear dark spots.