Acne Scars

Acne Scars

Atrophic scar is an indented scar that heals below the normal layer of skin tissue. These atrophic scars can be caused when the skin is unable to regenerate tissue , as a result this leads to an imbalanced scarring.

Grading of acne Scars

Grades Level of Disease Clinical Features
1 MACULAR Erythematous,hyper or hypopigmented flat marks
2 MILD Mild atrophy or hypertrophy scar not obvious at a distance of 50cm
3 MODERATE Moderate atrophic and hypertrophic scars obvious at a distance of 50cm or greater.
Types of Acne Scars
Scar Revision

Scar revision is a surgery to improve or reduce the appearance of also restores and corrects the skin disfigurement caused by the acne or injury or previous surgery.

Different treatments for treating acne scars

  • Microneedling
  • Subcision
  • Punch Exision
  • Chemial peel (TCA)
  • Dermal grafting
  • Ablative lasers
  • Non- Ablative lasers