Acne scars result due to body’s natural attempt to heal itself the inflammation, blemishes caused by skin pores engorged with excess oil, dead skin cells and bacteria. The pore swells, causing a break in follicle wall that leads to spilling of infected material on surrounding tissue, creating deeper lesions. Skin attempts to repair these lesions by forming new collagen fibers. Over production of collagen give rise to raised acne scars while pitted acne scars result when collagen production is not enough.
The latest and most effective treatment for acne scar removal Singapore is currently Fractional Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Laser skin resurfacing. In addition acne scar removal is done by Fillers – to fill up gaps for deep scars; Micro-dermabrasion – non-invasive treatment; Subcision – reserved for very severe deep individual scars; Punch biopsy excision – only for deep individual punched out scars.