The Efficacy of Treatment Options to Improve Acne Vulgaris Scarring
and Mohammed Al Abadie2
1Medical School, Birmingham University, UK
2Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust, Wolverhampton, UK
Mohammed Al Abadie, Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust, Wolverhampton, UK.
October 08, 2021; Published: November 18, 2021
A common complication of acne is scarring. This can cause severe emotional concern for patients affecting their self-image and can result in the development of insecurities. We are fortunate to have a plethora of treatment options which provide cosmetic and clinical benefit for this. We aim to review the current literature on these treatment options, with particular focus on atrophic scarring. The literature highlights the benefit and drawbacks of treatment options including lasers, radiofrequency, chemical peels, dermabrasion, subcision and fillers.
Keywords: Acne Vulgaris; Scarring; Atrophic; Laser; Dermabrasion
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