It is unfortunate that for many people, once their acne has cleared up , a reminder is left – Scarring.
Acne scars can be caused by picking, Once you pick at the pimple you are damaging the cellular structure of the skin, causing injury to the skin that will often leave marks behind.
Other reasons for scarring can include certain acne medications and cystic acne.
Darkly pigmented scars are caused when active acne that is exposed to the sun, especially if you are using acne medication or taking prescribed medication like antibiotics or Accutane.
Depending on the type of scarring that you have, Lasting Looks Anti Aging and Laser Clinic in Toronto can offer you a very effective treatment plan which may include physician strength acne peels, IPL, or combinations of these treatments. With the proper sunblock and home care we can help you achieve smoother, less scarred even toned skin.