Acne Scarring (Acne Keloids)
Improve acne scars and treat recurring acneChronic acne can cause permanent scarring. These scars may range from deep depressed scars to angular and wavelike scars.
Multiple treatment methods are available for permanent scarring caused by acne. Laser skin resurfacing, dermal fillers, chemical peels, microdermabrasion are effective treatment for acne scarring.
Laser & Light Based Methods to treat acne scarring: This treatment methods works to encourage the skin to produce collagen, the natural substance used to provide skin structure. It also physically smoothes the surface of the skin. This may work for both depressed and raised scars. Color changes in the skin due to scarring may also be corrected by laser and light methods.
Dermal fillers may work for certain types of depressed acne scars. Fillers can quickly diminish the appearance of some types of acne scarring.
Dr. Berg will carefully examination your skin to determine the best treatment method for your acne scarring, which may vary depending on the type of acne scarring. Active acne should be treated prior to acne scarring treatment.