Acne Scars & PIH Spots
Acne scarring is a common complication of severe uncontrolled acne breakouts. It is an irreversible damage of the skin as a result of skin destruction and collagen loss over areas of intense acne inflammation.
Even the mildest form of acne when not properly managed, can heal leaving residual post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation (PIH) spots, a stubborn form of pigment that stains the skin for a prolonged period of time. To achieve complete clearance, more needs to be done besides applying just the usual lightening skincare products.
Treatment options include: