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the dos and donts of acne scar treatment

The Do’s and Don’ts of Acne Scar Treatment
Acne Scar Treatment

The Do’s and Don’ts of Acne Scar Treatment

Having acne scars can be a person’s worse nightmare—as they are often times more dreadful than acne itself. Luckily, acne generally doesn’t last long, but the scars it leaves are persistent and may linger for a while, sometimes even forever, if you don’t treat them immediately and properly. However, to successfully avoid acne scars, you must first understand what causes them. The Story Behind Acne Scars Acne is a simply a skin condition that causes lesions of the skin. When the lesions reach past the epidermis, the outermost layer of your skin, scars eventually form.  This is why shallow cuts or injuries you acquire heal faster and leave no visible traces. Contrary, when the cut or lesion reaches the second layer of the skin called dermis, your chances of developing a scar increases. In the case of acne, inflamed lesions or acne scars occur when the skin pore is blocked […]

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