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To answer your question, yes. In fact, sublative radio frequency (RF) devices like eMatrix are indeed effective for acne scars. eMatrix helps to tighten surface loose skin and improve overall skin texture by tightening pores and skin brightening. Apart from that, it also helps to re...
6 Nov 2019
The ECCA grading scale (échelle d’évaluation clinique des cicatrices d’acné) is a validated tool designed to help doctors to assess the severity of acne scars and to standardize discussions about the treatments of scars. By itself, it does not help...
18 Sep 2019
Acne scar treatment should be deferred until active acne is completely treated and when you are free from active acne for at least several months to years. The reasons being: Active acne will cause more marks and scars , hence undoing the benefits of expensive acne scar t...
4 Sep 2019
Hi, Scar remodeling and collagen stimulating procedures as listed by you will work just as well in older and more mature patients. In addition, older patients undergoing such resurfacing procedures will benefit from improvement in fine lines, skin clarity and reduction of supe...
19 Aug 2019
Hi, The most important age factor to consider when to undergo acne scar treatment is not the age per say but when the acne is no longer active. This is because continued active acne will result in new scars and undo the benefits of the acne scar treatment. For some patients, a...
29 Jun 2019
Hi, Subjectively, most of my patients report more perceptible improvement after the 2nd-4th treatment sessions if typically they undergo treatments spaced 1-2 months apart. This corresponds to the new collagen formation stimulated by the treatment which starts about 1-2 ...
21 Jun 2019
Hi, Generally, most of the current acne scar treatments using energy-based devices such as fractional CO2 laser, fractional picosecond lasers, fractional microneedle RF requires 4-6 treatments to achieve optimal results. If your acne scars are milder, you will likely see sign...
9 Jun 2019
Yes, you are right in that acne scar treatments should be commenced once acne has resolved and become quiescent. Acne scar treatments such as fractional CO2 laser can also cause scarring if there is active ace and secondly; ongoing acne can cause new scars to form. PCOS is a ...
23 Feb 2018
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