The article also includes clinical pearls for treating acne and post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation, questions to ask when taking an acne scar history, an atrophic acne
scar risk-assessment tool, clinical pearls for preventing atrophic acne
scars, interventions for treating facial atrophic acne
scars, clinical pearls for preventing and managing hyper-trophic or keloidal scars, and clinical pearls regarding acne in women.
Methods We selected thirty patients of atrophic acne
scars for the study.
According to Fife, (1) 'The pathogenesis of atrophic acne
scarring is not completely understood, but is most likely related to inflammatory mediators and enzymatic degradation of collagen fibres and subcutaneous fat'.
Chu treated 60 patients with atrophic acne
scarring with both Dermaroller and Dermapen to compare ease of use, patient preference and efficacy in improving scars.
LISBON -- Contrary to conventional wisdom, atrophic acne
scars may arise from what was clinically normal skin 3 months earlier.
M2 PHARMA-October 7, 2010-Suneva says Journal of Drugs in Dermatology publishes study of Artefill in atrophic acne
scars(C)2010 M2 COMMUNICATIONS
Based on the data from my study, we are encouraged that Artefill appears to provide an effective and potentially longer-lasting treatment option for patients with atrophic acne
scars amenable to filler correction," Spencer said.
UNITED KINGDOM -- Low-fluence (low-irradiation energy density), pulsed-dye lasers (PDLs) have been used to treat atrophic acne
scarring caused by acne vulgaris, a common skin condition.
The Candela products offer technologies for hair removal, wrinkle reduction, the treatment of vascular and pigmented lesions, tattoos, acne, and atrophic acne
scarring: A review of treatment options.
Patients with rolled or atrophic acne
scars who presented to skin or plastic surgery outdoor were enrolled in the study.
Evidence from other studies indicates the pulsed dye laser may also be effective in the treatment of atrophic acne