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Acne & Scars

Subcision

Pitted chicken pox Scar tip of nose
Hi, Atrophic scars on the tip of the nose (from acne or chicken pox) is most challenging to treat due to the median location and convex surface of the nose which exacerbates the cosmetic appearance of the scar. The highly sebaceous nature of the ...
6 Jun 2019
Hi, Subcision releases the underlying scar tissue and stimulates new collagen formation from wound healing. Hence results will be seen even after a single session although results are delayed for several months until the new collagen is formed. Repeat subcisions done judiciously ...
19 May 2019
Yes, Subcision is one of the most effective and best Acne Scar treatments, especially if you have deep pitted scars. Subcision without fillers is definitely effective. In certain types of deep atrophic acne scars that are tethered down to underlying muscle, Subcision c...
29 Nov 2018
May I know why are you undergoing regular extraction facials? If you are having issue with comedone and acne, it might not the right time to do subcision and filler for your scar. Extraction may not be a good solution for comedone control as well. Frequent extraction increases...
3 Jul 2018
To address your questions: 1. Generally subcision (I assume with some collagen stimulators) will lead to collagen stimulation, and this is also what CO2 laser aims to do. Some experts suggest that an interval of at least 4 – 6 weeks is kept between each collagen-stimulati...
24 Jan 2018
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