Acne Scar Skin Care With A Few Treatment Options

  M.S. Rochell    April 25, 2011    1892

 

There are so many acne skin care products on the shelves today. When you have acne scars on your face, this can lower the self confidence level. Don't worry, because there are some treatments that you can turn to in order to eliminate those scars. If you are reading this article right now, then you obviously want to learn how to get rid of scars that have been left behind by acne. In the paragraphs below, we are going to tell you about acne scar skin care.

 
Anti acne and scar creams - These are creams that are made for reducing small scars and marks on your face that have been left after a pimple has vanished. These creams are not strong and can be effective only on minor scars.
 
You need to use them regularly and only then will they be helpful. There are many small and large brands that come up with these creams and it is up to you which one to select. Choose one with the guidance of a dermatologist or after reading the reviews of the products on the Internet. Do not get cheated and spoil your skin further by using cheap quality creams.
 
Exfoliation - This is a process that can be done at home as well and when done on a regular basis. It will reduce scars quite a bit. With this method, the upper layer of the skin is removed lightly and you will be rubbing the skin with a wet, hygienic cloth.
 
This process is going to remove the dead skin that is on your face. You can use some of the exfoliating creams that some major brands manufacture. New skin will take its place and your scars will be reduced.
 
Chemical peels - These are products or peels to be specific that is are applied to the face and they will reduce the scars with their acidic properties. The chemical peels that a person can buy and use at home are less acidic and hence, you will have a different effect. However if you have a good budget, you can visit a dermatologist and get a chemical peel done from them. These peels are acidic and will remove scars effectively.
 
Dermabrasion treatment - This is a surgical treatment and performed only by dermatologists and experts. This is a treatment that will involve the entire top layer of the skin on the face being surgically removed. An ice pack is used to make the skin numb and then the top layer is completely washed out.
 
This will take away the scars as well and make you more beautiful. This treatment takes a long time to recover as the skin needs to get back to its natural form once again. New skin will grow and this takes about 6 months or more for your face to look normal again. After the surgery, the face looks red and turns into pink later on. Acne scar skin care is done in various ways. It depends on the depth of the scars and how you want them removed.

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