Is there anything that can be done to
improve acne scars on the face? I am in my 30ís and had terrible
acne as a teenager. The active acne has finally gone away after
seeing a dermatologist who was able to get it under control.
Unfortunately, I am now left with many scars on both of my
cheeks and some on my chin. Makeup does not hide the scars and
it sometimes seems to make them look worse. I am so embarrassed
by my skin and am desperate to find something that will make my
face look better.
I am sorry that you had to
experience so many years with active acne and the unfortunate
results, scarring. There are so many options now for the
treatment of acne, and although it will not help you, you should
keep in mind these many options if you ever have children with
the same problem. Excellent options include topical antibiotics
and Retinoids such as Retin-A, oral antibiotics, chemical peels,
antibacterial cleansers, and as a last resort, Accutane, which
is a powerful ....