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Acne Scars Marks Removal

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The frustrating things that we hear in our daily life are scars, marks on face. Yes, it is the fact, based on a survey a person’s confidence matters by his/her external appearance. This Article helps to improve your confidence levels, and the best skincare remedies useful in routine life.


What are Acne Scars and Marks?

The acne scars marks removal take place due to the exposure of skin to severe acne. When the acne gets healed it leaves some red, brown color spots on your face with uneven texture are called scars and marks. So many of us get confused and we may not differentiate the scars and marks.

What are acne marks?

Acne marks are caused due to acne. In medical terms, marks are known as post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation, and these are temporarily discolored spots on the face. Normally the marks are cured within 3 to 6 months without treatment, but in some cases, the marks last for a longer time and turn into dark shades, which leads to self-esteem and anxiety problems

What are acne scars?

The scars are permanent and can change the texture of the skin and also leave dents or craters. These can not go away without treatment. For acne scars marks removal consult the best dermatologist and get the appropriate treatment based on skin type.

What are the reasons for acne formation?

We all know that skin has small pores called hair follicles. When these are blocked by excess oil, bacteria and the dead skin cells cause pimples. The frequent and chronic attack of pimples leads to acne, we often see this problem in teens and adults. But don’t worry there are plenty of advanced treatments for acne removal in the skin clinics nearby locations.

What are the types of acne scars?

The scars are categorized into 4 types based on the shape of damaged tissues under the skin are shown below

Ice pick scars

Ice pick scars are narrower than other types, but these are deeper into the skin can cause severe acne

Rolling Scars

Rolling scars are wider in size with rounded edges. These are caused due to fibrous bands of tissues. The fibrous bands pull the epidermis, this can transform the even skin surface to a rolling appearance.

Boxed Scar

Boxed scars are wider than ice picks and are caused due to inflammatory breakouts and loss of tissues. This leaves craters in the skin

Hypertrophic Scars

These scars appear on the outer side of the skin and are due to the excess tissues, hypertrophic scars \ and also called keloids.

An expert dermatologist treatment for acne scars of any type gives the permanent solution for the scars

How to Remove the Acne Scars & marks?

There are many homemade natural remedies and advanced medical treatments for acne scars.

Chithra Thenramasamy rated as the no.1 skin doctor in Chennai for 2020 shared the best acne removal treatments of her daily experience. But follow these treatments with the observation of skin specialists

Natural & Homemade Remedies for Scars:

Coconut Oil

Coconut oil keeps skin moisturized and helps to kill the acne-causing bacteria also reduces acne scars. But who are facing oily skin issues can avoid coconut oil, this may even worsen the situation


Besan is the best remedy for acne and scars, by its exfoliating and lightening properties help us to reduce acne and scars. For better results apply every alternative day

Tea Tree Oil

Tea tree oil is mainly used for hypertrophic scars apart from this it can be used to heal the acne breakouts and severity of scarring

Baking Soda

Baking soda helps to remove the acne and the scars, by its exfoliating properties. But baking soda is not recommended by skin professionals

Apple Cider Vinegar

The proper application of Apple cider vinegar removes the top layer of the skin by its acidic properties. Thus it helps to remove the acne scars


Turmeric is the best natural anti biotic ingredient which helps to remove the acne scar effectively


The acidic nature of lemon acts as an antibacterial and fights against the bacteria also controls the excess oil release from the skin.

But lemon is not the same for all skin types, so first, check with a patch if it suits and try to apply a full face.

Lemon with Honey is the best skin remedy one will act as antibacterial, and another acts as antiseptic

Aloe Vera

Aloe vera is not only good for the skin but also for the whole body. This regulates the melanin production in the skin thus it can help to remove the pigmentation and discoloration.

Clinical Treatments

When you are facing a severe acne problem, it is recommended that you consult an expert dermatologist. Based on your skin type and the depth of the scar the dermatologist suggests suitable acne treatments.

Chemical Peeling

Chemical peels are good at shallow acne, these can reduce scarring and discoloration of the skin. The peels remove the top layer of skin so the scars, breakouts are removed, and also helps to smoothen the skin

The people with deep scars are suggested to trail the various peels to know the perfect peel for their skin.

Micro Needling Treatment

Micro-needling is used to improve acne scarring, fine lines and wrinkles, loose skin, skin texture, stretch marks, and pigment issues. It’s also called collagen induction therapy as it stimulates collagen production in the body.

Micro-needling causes minor & temporary side effects like redness, inflammation, and pain, however, these will clear in a few days.

Laser Treatment

The dermatologist mostly prefers Laser treatments for acne scar removal. It can easily remove the upper layer of the skin without using any chemicals, laser treatment is completely based on light therapy.

Instructions for Laser Removal Treatment:

If your skin is sensitive, laser treatment is not recommended for you. Choose the best and certified dermatologist

Side effects: temporary redness, itching, and swelling

Platelet-rich plasma treatment involves a large number of platelets concentrated into a small volume of plasma that simulates the growth factors in the body. This fixes broken tissues of the skin and can heal acne scars.


The dermatologists can suggest surgical treatment for those who are suffering from deep scars. But the treatment should be under the personal care of a certified and expert dermatologist to avoid the risk factors.

Dos and Don’ts

People are already attacked by pimples then avoid some habits. You should be advised to not to pop, poking, and avoiding touching the face with your hands. Our hands carry bacteria that lead to acne and also avoid hard scrubs application on the face.

Get the best dermatology remedies and treatments from the best dermatologist, Sky skin clinic provides great acne removal treatments in Chennai at affordable prices.

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Dr.T.Chithra M.B.B.S., D.D.V.L.,

With over 12 years of expertise, Dr. Chithra, M.B.B.S., D.D.V.L., honed her dermatology skills at Madras Medical College, attending 100-200 patients daily. Her experience and expert skills in dermatology & cosmetology makes Sky Skin & Laser clinic Chennai as go-to place for comprehensive skin and hair care.

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