Laser Acne Scar Removal

What Is laser acne scar removal treatment?

In laser acne scar removal treatment, laser causes thermal injury in the form of dermal heating. Dermal heating also induces collagen remodeling thus bringing about clinical improvement in acne scars.

The treatment is quick and less panful. You will not need any type of anesthesia. Each successive treatment will produce better results.

How laser acne scar removal treatment works?

The laser is rapidly moved across the face. It causes causes non lethal heating in upper dermis and this is thought to act on acne. It also induces stimulation of cutaneous procolagen and results in improvement of acne scars. Laser causes thermal injury in the form of dermal heating and this thermal injury changes sebaceous glands activity and function. Dermal heating also causes collagen remodeling which improves acne scars.

What are the indications of this Procedure?

Acne and acne scars.

What are the contraindications of this procedure?

Active infection on treatment site.

Keloidal tendency.

Sensitive Skin.

What are the advantages of laser acne scar removal procedures?



Very effective.

It does not take much time to do the procedure.

Dermatologist can do this procedure in OPD basis.

What are the disadvantages of this procedures?

To find desire results, you have to do many sittings.

How much time required to do the this procedure?

25 to 30 minutes.

How much gap require between two procedures?

6 to 8 weeks.

How many sittings of this procedure required?

Not fixed.

Do I require maintenance procedure?

Yes, if you get new acne.

Is this procedure painful?

Mild pain, burning or pricking sensation during procedure.

Is this Procedure result permanent?

Yes, if a person will not get new acne.

Which are the typical areas treated?

Mainly face but any part of the body.

What care require before and after laser acne scar removal procedure?

We will apply an after laser cream and sunblock to your face before you go home. You can apply makeup and going back to work if you wish.

How much will be the recovery time?

Few hours to one or two days.

Can we combine this procedure with other procedures?

Yes, like –

Botulinum Toxin A.

Chemical Peel.

Derma Roller.


Intense Pulsed Light (IPL).


Microneedling RF (Radio Frequency).


PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma) Therapy.

Radio Frequency Skin Tightening (RF).

Thread Lift.

What are the side effects of laser acne scar removal procedure?

After the treatment, your face may be a bit red and may have some swelling similar to a mosquito bite.