ACNE


Acne is a very common skin disorder. It affects people of all genders and age groups. Acne can be painful, distressing, and embarrassing. Severe acne can leave scarring and marks behind. Acne scar treatment and acne marks treatment is a challenging process. We at, Skin Smith are providing the best acne scar treatment in Islamabad.

Causes of Acne Marks

Acne can have many causes. Hormonal changes in the teenage years and early adulthood are one of the major reasons. Adults can have acne for multiple reasons. Exposure to UV rays, clogged pores, oil, and dirt are common reasons. About 1 in 5 adult women experience acne for these reasons.

 Acne Scar Treatments

The treatment of acne scars depends on these factors from best dermatologist in Islamabad.

  • Skin condition
  • Age
  • The severity of the problem.
  • Marital Status
  • Other medical conditions

Mild scarring can be treated with gels, creams. it is a long process. Severe scars require procedures by a professional. The results are better and quicker. We offer the best acne scar treatments in Islamabad. The treatments are:

  • Chemical peels
  • Co2 laser
  • Micro-needling
  • PRP treatment
  • PDO threads
  • Subcision
  • Fillers
  • Fractional laser
  • Nd YAG laser
  • Mesotherapy

Medication plays a major role in treating acne. Active acne is treated in the first step.  Oral medication helps in getting rid of acne from the root. The duration of this treatment varies from person to person.  Gels and creams help in treating acne scars and marks. The expert customizes the combination according to the patient’s needs. Medications, alone cannot treat acne scarring. Different acne scar treatments are designed to treat multiple skin issues.

Chemical peels

A chemical peel is a very common procedure in acne scar treatment. A chemical peel improves the appearance of acne scars after removing the outer layer of the skin. The most frequently used peeling solutions in acne scar treatment are glycolic acid, salicylic acid, lactic acid, mandelic acid, and phenol. The peeling agent is chosen according to the skin condition of the patient. A chemical peel is helpful in acne marks treatment as it helps in lightening the acne marks.

Co2 laser

Carbon dioxide laser resurfacing is very advanced laser treatment for acne scars. It treats multiple skin issues, and acne is one of them. The treatment helps in removing the dead layers of skin without damaging it. Time leaves the skin rejuvenated. The downtime is minimal.  Co2 laser is an effective acne scar treatment.

Micro-needling for Acne Scar Treatment in Islamabad

Micro-needling is the most common acne scar treatment procedure in which microneedles prick the skin. The purpose of this is to generate more collagen that helps in the reduction of scars.  The treatment makes the skin smooth and firm. It is minimally invasive. The downtime is minimal. You will only feel mild redness after the procedure. You will see the Best results after multiple sessions. The results depend on the severity of the scarring.

PRP treatment

PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma) is a procedure for hair loss. In this treatment, a person’s own blood is drawn, and after processing it is injected. The PRP helps in triggering natural hair growth, the increase in blood flow will thicken the hair. The treatment requires multiple sessions, along with a few maintenance sessions.

PDO threads for Acne Marks Treatment

PDO threads are thread lift that tightens the skin. It is a relatively less invasive procedure.  It takes around 45 mins without going under a scalpel. The procedure is designed for sagging skin. Different types of threads are used in this treatment for different purposes. The treatment is completely safe and FDA-approved.

 

Subcision for Acne Marks Treatment in Islamabad

Subcision is a minor surgical procedure to treat acne scars. It is majorly used for depressed acne scars. In this process, we insert a needle into the skin under the scar, it triggers it and produces more collagen, which diminishes the appearance of the scars. It is an effective procedure for all types of scars.

Fillers

Dermal fillers treat acne scars by boosting collagen. There are a number of fillers that are used to treat acne scars. Bella fill is permanent and the only FDA-approved filler. Fillers are used on different parts of the face including the chin, cheeks, nose and, lips.

Fractional laser for Acne scar treatment in Islamabad

Fractional laser for acne scar is a very impactful procedure to treat acne scars. The main purpose of this treatment is to reduce the appearance of acne scars. It is a non-invasive laser.  It helps in removing the damaged layer of your skin. The fractional laser with carbon dioxide helps in breaking down the scars. It is a completely safe process can get this procedure on the face, neck, arms, and legs. The results of fractional CO2 laser depend on the aftercare as well. Redness is a major side effect of this treatment. The results of the procedure lasts from two weeks to six months. The procedure takes 30 minutes to complete. Fractional CO2 is not for people with open wounds and active acne.

Nd YAG laser for Acne Marks Treatment in Islamabad

Nd YAG laser for acne scar uses a crystal as a medium for solid-state laser in .  This laser reaches the deepest layers of the skin. It is a four-level laser system. It is a non-invasive procedure. This laser treats acne scars.  It helps in skin tightening.  The after-effects are redness and mild swelling. Nd YAG laser is an advanced acne scar treatment

Mesotherapy for Acne Scar Treatment in Islamabad

Mesotherapy ( Bio rejuvenation ) rejuvenates the skin. The treatment helps with acne scarring, fine lines, and wrinkles. Mesotherapy helps in blood regulations which help in flushing out the toxins.

We, at Skin Smith provide the best acne marks treatment and acne scar treatment in Islamabad. Trust us with your Skin and Hair. We believe in making family, not clients. We will not disappoint you.

Find Dr. Mahvish Aftab Khan at the following locations

Skinsmith
06 Lord Trade Center, 1st Floor, F-11 Markaz, Islamabad
Monday to Saturday
4 PM to 7 PM


Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS)
G-8, Islamabad
Mon to Saturday
Timings: 8:30 AM to 2:00 PM

 

 

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