Beauty,  Health

Acne Scar Removal with Fractional CO2 Laser

Millions of people are susceptible to and affected by acne. Acne is a skin condition that is typically characterized by whiteheads, blackheads, and even more serious instances of cysts. There are however, many available scar removal options to treat acne scarring in Singapore.

If you have are a victim of acne scarring, you might decide to look at plastic surgery or less invasive procedures utilizing lasers.

Acne facts

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It can be seen not only on the face, but also on the neck, chest, and even the back and shoulders. It is usually caused by to oils and dead skin cells mixing to cause clogged pores.

Acne doesn’t discriminate between geographical region, race, ethnicity – it affects almost everyone at one point or another. It is typically younger people in the adolescent stage that is the most affected by acne.

What are some scar removal methods?

acne scar removal methods

There are several ways to treat acne scars, including over-the-counter (OTC) and prescription medicines.

But many times and in severe cases, acne can leave irreversible scars in the wake of a breakout. A popular go-to method to get rid of acne scars is with laser therapy.

Fractional CO2 Laser: What to expect

One such treatment, called Smartxide2 Fractional CO2 works by using lasers to clear acne scarring and spots following the treatment of acne.

This procedure has no serious side effects as compared with other laser peels, can be utilized on the various parts of a scar, and requires limited recovery time.

How it works

This system works by utilizing heat to remove superficial layers of skin, which will in turn result in some regeneration of new skin through the body’s natural processes.

This method makes it possible for you to achieve smooth, great looking skin, as it works to clear several different type of skin disorders apart from just scarring that results from acne.

What to expect after the treatment?

Tissue coagulation will begin to help replace the scarred tissue with new skin through the skin’s natural regeneration following the procedure.

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Immediate results including tightening of the skin, less wrinkling, removal of sunspots, and overall healthier, more vibrant looking skin..

Where can I get Fractional CO2 Laser scar removal treatment?

Ablative lasers such as Smartxide2 Fractional CO2 laser treatments are specialised procedures that can only be performed by certified aesthetic doctors in Singapore.

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