Acne / Acne Scar Treatment
After the problems of acne and pimple, it is called acne (pimple) traces that the nests of acne and pimple are present remain on the skin in small collapses.
Is Acne and Acne Scars Health Problem?
Acne and pimples are a skin disorder, but traces formed after these passed and treated problems are not a health problem. It is a negative image that creates aesthetic concerns.
How are Acne Scars Treated?
These scars are treated with various laser systems. These systems are,
- Q-Switched Nd: YAG Lasers
- Fractional CO2 Lasers
These systems have the feature of minimizing, alleviating and erasing scars and eliminates traces that are not aesthetically pleasing.
How to decide which laser system to use for treatment?
This situation is shaped by the doctor examining the acne scars in the patient and determining which system will be more effective. In addition, the depth of the acne scars, the color of the patient’s skin and the type of acne scars are also important. For the most accurate information in this regard, you should be examined by your doctor.
Is the pain felt during the treatment?
With these methods, that is to say with laser beams, trace treatments may give a slight feeling of pain and burning. With these methods of acne scar treatments, that is to say with laser beams, may give a slight feeling of pain and burning. Local anesthesia creams are applied to patients in cases of pain, who can not withstand this. You can do this simple local anesthetic cream application on your own, 15 minutes before you enter the process.
Number of Sessions
In this process, the number of sessions depends on the depth of acne scars. Altought a single session is often not enough.
The application time varies according to the number of scars. For this reason, the duration of the application may be either 10 minutes or 30 minutes.
What to Do / Not to Do After Sessions?
After these sessions, it is very important to protect the skin against all kinds of destructive influences. The subjects that should be considered after all laser applications are the same in this process.
Firstly, there is a first recovery period after the procedure. Then the scar healing is observed as the last healing. In this first period, the transient side effect of the session, such as redness, a low possibility of crusting, vanish within 1 week. In the last healing period, the treatment shows result and some of the traces disappear completely, while others are lightened to prevent the aesthetic appearance.
Is Laser a Permanent Solution For Scar Treatment?
Scar treatment is a permanent solution. If there is no further traumatic problem at the point where the successful laser process is done for scar and nest, the marks do not repeat on their own. If there are acne and acne problems occur again with various reasons, it is possible to form a scar after these problems. Otherwise there is no possibility.