What happens when you use dermal fillers to fix acne scars? Will it completely remove the scarring or just reduce the appearance?

Also, Is it suitable for 21-year-olds?

ANSWERS FROM DOCTORS (1)


Answered by Harry Glassman, M.D.

Dermal fillers are only one of the tools used in treating acne scarring. There are several technologies that are effective and PRP with micro-needling has also been beneficial. The extent of the improvement depends in great part on the extent of the scarring. Sadly, none of the treatments eliminate the scarring. The goal is to reduce the scoring as much as possible.

Published on Apr 04, 2018

Answered by Harry Glassman, M.D. (View Profile)

Dermal fillers are only one of the tools used in treating acne scarring. There are several technologies that are effective and PRP with micro-needling has also been beneficial. The extent of the improvement depends in great part on the extent of the scarring. Sadly, none of the treatments eliminate the scarring. The goal is to reduce the scoring as much as possible.

Published on Apr 04, 2018


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