Acne Scar Removal
Get back to your daily tasks straight away. Continue exercising the next day.
Get your acne scars professionally checked. Get personalised care for your acne scars.
Industry-leading SublativeTM device. Best results with minimal discomfort.
ABOUT ACNE SCAR REMOVAL IN SYDNEY
Medical innovations mean that acne scars are something that you do not have to live with any longer. Much more than a skin condition, acne scars often lead to a lack of confidence and self-esteem. Makeup can only cover so much.
Eden Laser Clinics has the most effective acne scar removal treatment, proven with clinical studies to reduce moderate to severe acne scars for all skin types, including on darker skin types.
ACNE SCAR SOLUTIONS AT EDEN LASER CLINICS
Acne Scar Removal with PicoWay Resolve
It works by creating tiny open spaces under the skin where new collagen and elastin are built and can transform the skin over time without disrupting the epidermis. The laser handpiece splits the full laser beam into many tiny micro-beams and this ensures even energy penetration over the treatment area, to stimulate collagen and elastin production.
Visit the PicoWay Resolve page for further information, or this page for more information about the PicoWay device.
Acne Scar Removal with Sublative
Sublative treatment uses radio frequency (RF), which is less intensive than laser. RF is able to penetrate the dermis without harming it. Unlike conventional laser treatments which can damage up to 70% of the epidermal layer in an effort to try and target the location of the scar, Sublative has been shown to only impact 5% of the epidermal layer.
With Sublative, the energy builds an inflammatory response in the upper dermal layer. This means it is subdermal; any scar tissue is rebuilt below the skin layer. In essence, the damaged collagen is being removed and replaced with brand new collage.
Visit the Sublative treatment page for further information.
WHAT IS ACNE SCARRING?
When acne breakouts penetrate the skin deeply, the breakouts damage the skin and the tissue beneath it from the infection and also from the person physically picking at the skin.As the acne clears, the body tries to repair this damage. During the healing process, the fibroblasts in the dermis produce a substance called collagen. Collagen acts as a scaffold, providing support to the epidermis. Too little or too much collagen in the wrong place will create a scar. If you currently have active acne or inflamed acne, see our treatment page for Acne Treatment Sydney for more information on an effective treatment.
DIFFERENT TYPES OF ACNE SCARS
The type of scar depends on how much collagen your body makes.
- Raised (Hypertrophic) acne scars: firm raised bumps caused by too much collagen and are more common on the shoulders, upper back and chest, and in people with darker skin types.
- Depressed (Atrophic) acne scars: Are the most common type of scar and are caused when not enough collagen is produced.
Atrophic scars are further subdivided into 3 categories:
We don’t really know why some people get more scars and others don’t. If your parents or other family members have acne scars, it is likely that you will scar too. Sometimes even mild acne can result in scarring. The best way to prevent scarring is to treat acne quickly.
FREE ACNE SCAR TREATMENT CONSULTATION
The best way to have your acne scars accessed is in person by a qualified clinician. At Eden, we offer a free consultation where you will receive personalised information based on your skin type and acne scar level. From this, you will know how many treatments are needed, a written quote with cost and specific information you will need to follow before, during and after your treatment.
Acne Scar Removal – Before & After Photos
HOW DOES A TREATMENT FEEL?
Under the lower to medium settings the feeling is similar to very light pinpricks on the skin. Over the counter anaesthetic cream will be applied to reduce the discomfort under the highest setting. SublativeTM is much less painful than Traditional Fractional treatment.
HOW OFTEN SHOULD I HAVE TREATMENTS?
4 treatments are required with 4-5 week intervals apart, but the total number of treatments will depend on the skin condition of the patient and how many areas need to be treated. People with severe acne scar may choose to perform maintenance treatments every 3 months until they are satisfied with the appearance of the skin.
WHAT IS THE DOWNTIME AFTER A TREATMENT?
There is no downtime with SublativeTM treatment. The skin will have very tiny pinhole like marks where the treatment occurred. The skin will have redness similar to light sunburn. This redness calms down within 24 hours and the small marks can be covered up with tinted moisturiser. You can return to work the same day and return to active exercise the next day.
HOW MUCH DO SUBLATIVETM TREATMENTS COST?
The cost of acne scar treatments will depend on the size of the area. See the full price list for Acne Scar Treatment Sydney alternatively you can book a free Acne Scar consultation to get personalised treatment information for your treatment area.
Acne Scar Removal – PicoWay Resolve
Available at Liverpool, Sans Souci & Hurstville clinics.
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Acne Scar Removal – Sublative
Available at Bankstown clinic.
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