As acne is a chronic skin disease so the management must be done by qualified and experienced dermatologist. Some specific diagnostic tests and investigation in every individual will be the orienting point for your dermatologist in choice of the most right medicine. Certain medicine can reduce the amount of P acnes bacteria on your skin, decreases skin sebum production and lessen inflammation. When that happens, you may see less acne and sometimes clearing. The dermatologist will decide what is the combination and length of medication in your treatment plan because acne takes time to treat, this usually means 3 to 4 months. Some people who have acne, however, need more time. Your doctor prescribes as well adjuvant/supportive procedures and home care medical product to increase the clinical outcome of dermatological prescriptions and to realise discomfort of the skin during different phases of that. It's very important to keep follow up appointments with dermatologist for allowing him to see whether the treatment is working. Some patients need a change of the medicine. Others need a different type of treatment.
Once skin clears you will need different treatment to prevent new breakouts. Follow your Preventive maintenance plan.
Most people can keep their skin clear by using medicine they apply to their skin. Continuing to use the acne treatment in your maintenance plan will help you keep your skin clear and reduce the need for stronger acne medicine.
Post Acne Scar Management
If acne scars bother you, safe and effective treatment is available. Treatment can diminish acne scars that cause depressions in the skin. Treatment can also safely reduce raised acne scars. Many treatments are available.
Treatments include laser treatments, collagen induction therapy, plated rich plasma therapy, chemical peels, and fillers.
As we age, acne scars often become more noticeable because our skin loses collagen.The key to effective treatment is to select the best one for each scar type. For example, a patient who has some deep scars may benefit from getting a filler, which adds volume to the skin. This may be followed by laser treatments.
Before getting treatment for acne scars, it is important to clear your acne. New acne breakouts can lead to new acne scars. Having acne also means that your skin is inflamed. Inflammation reduces the effectiveness of treatment for acne scars.
The scars treatment till present days is a challenging experience despite of years of medical research. At Dermacare we reach a very positive and promising results in significant amount of post acne scar cases by very accurate choice the most effective technique for every single kind of scar.
To obtain the best results, a dermatologist first examines your skin. After the exam, some patients are surprised to learn that their acne scars are actually a different skin problem.