Removal of Acne Scars

Want to Know the Best Techniques for Removal of Acne Scars?

Removal of acne scars treatments– Acne can be stubborn and often leaves scars behind to remind you of the gruesome days of multiple breakouts on your skin. They ruin the look of your skin even after they have healed. The damage caused by acne in the form of scars is permanent and necessitates the use of advanced dermatology treatments.

A brief on our procedures for removal of acne scars

1) Chemical peels 

They are helpful for treating a variety of skin issues such as acne, acne scars, pigmentation, age spots, melasma, hyperpigmentation, wrinkles and fine lines. It exfoliates the skin and removes the topmost layer of the skin. The chemical peel also removes the pigmented cells as a part of acne scars treatments; therefore it is equally beneficial for skin tone and texture.


2) Dermabrasion

It is a skin resurfacing method that is useful to treat facial scarring. This improves the appearance of acne scars, chickenpox scars, and also removes the scars that are formed due to an injury or disease. This works by using a power-driven hand tool that consists of an abrasive end part for acne scars treatments.

3) Microdermabrasion

It is a skin resurfacing technique that is less risky and gives a quick recovery than other techniques. It is the same as Dermabrasion, the best skin treatment in Kolkata at Image Clinic; however, it works by using small crystals to remove the topmost skin layers. This technique triggers the improvement of more superficial scars and fine lines.

4) Dermal fillers 

They are composed of a natural substance like hyaluronic acid or calcium hydroxylapatite. This solution when injected into the affected skin area improves the appearance of scars and provides quick and natural outcomes in the removal of acne scars.

5) Laser Resurfacing 

Laser technique is a safe and effective method in the removal of acne scars that helps to reduce the appearance of acne blemishes & acne scars. It works by exfoliating the skin’s topmost damaged layer and also stimulates the production of collagen by delivering heat in the deeper layer of the skin. Laser treatment for acne scars also improve skin elasticity and provide a youthful appearance.


Types of laser treatments –

Ablative lasers mainly target the superficial layer of the skin (exfoliation and new skin cell production) as well as the deeper layers of the skin (remove pigmentation and boost collagen production). Non-ablative lasers target only the deeper layers of the skin (remove pigmentation and boost collagen production. Laser therapy works best to improve the appearance of acne scars, wrinkles and facial pigmentation. It provides improved skin tone, texture as well as fresh and healthier-looking skin. We also suggest the best creams for acne scars and dark spots.

6) Microneedling 

This technique uses a tool that contains 100 to 1000 tiny needles on its surface. When these tiny needles are rolled on to the skin surface it causes controlled injury that stimulates the healing process and more collagen formation during the removal of acne scars.

Let’s have a look at the Treatment Care:

  • Apply an ice pack to minimize pain or discomfort
  • Avoid direct sun exposure and apply sunscreen religiously
  • Apply only mild moisturizers and lotions (prescribed by the doctor)
  • Do not rub and scratch the treated area.
  • Avoid the application of makeup and cosmetics for a few days after the treatment

For the best treatment for removal of acne scars, 2021 in Kolkata, please visit Image Clinic at 20, Mahanirban Road, Behind City Style, Triangular Park, Kolkata, West Bengal – 700029 (Near Gariahat) and consult Dr Deboshree Banik. For an appointment call us on 033-40040575 or mail us at Here, the treatments are customized according to an individual’s needs to achieve optimum results.