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7 Types of Acne Scars and How to Treat Them
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7 Types of Acne Scars and How to Treat Them

  Acne brings huge discomfort and produces a huge dent in our self-esteem. Even when it’s finally gone, the scars it leave haunts us in our everyday life. If you want to completely be free of these scars and bring back the confidence you have lost, then you have to learn the different types of acne scars and how to treat each of them. Types of Acne Scars There are generally 7 types of acne scars: ice pick, rolling, box car, hypertrophic, keloid, hyperpigmentation and hypopigmentation. In this article, I have classified them into 3 simple groups and offer what we believe to be the best treatments for them. Indented Scars Ice pick, rolling, and boxcar scars falls under the “indented” or atrophic scars. With this type of acne scar, you will find a shallow “hole” or pit where the scar is meant to be. This is caused by the insufficient release of […]

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