Laser resurfacing is a technique used to reduce acne scarring by “selective phototheromolysis.” This concept employs the use of...
Acne Scar Reduction
Evolution of Acne Scar Reduction
Once acne vulgaris is adequately controlled medically and new lesions are no longer developing, attention can be turned to addressing the cosmetic affects of atrophic scarring. Multimodality treatment is typically most often employed to reduce the appearance of acne scarring. Typical treatment options include primary scar excision, laser therapy, chemical peels, microneedling, dermaroller treatment, dermabrasion, and temporary/permanent filler injections.