What is acne scar?

  • Acne scarring  result from inflammation within deep layer of skin caused by acne.
  • Acne Scar is created by the wound trying to heal itself resulting in too much collagen in one spot.
  • Acne scar removal aims at making the acne scars less obvious.

Types

  • Ice pick scars- most common
  • Box car scars- similar to chickenpox scars
  • Rolling scars- give wave like appearance
  • Hypertrophic scars- raised, keloids