Forty million Americans deal with acne on a regular basis, and about half of those people have to deal with acne scarring afterwards. As someone who really enjoys a “good skin day”, I can tell you that the acne itself is bad enough. When the skin is clear, the last thing you want to see is a lingering scar.
The leftover scars from acne can cause major stress on your day to day life. Many people feel that their scars negatively affect their self-confidence, having lasting physical, emotional and psychological effects, even depression.
Chemical Peel For Acne Scarring
Acne scars and hyperpigmentation can be the unfortunate leftovers of acne. Acne can damage the collagen layers of skin, resulting in a depressed or raised scar. Specialized chemical peels can be applied to remove scarred skin cells, which will allow healthy cells to grow and replace them.