Acne treatment Melbourne – acne scarring at ENRICH Clinic

Acne is an inflammatory skin condition resulting in whiteheads, blackheads & pimples appearing predominantly on the face, forehead, chest, upper back & shoulders.

Dr Michael Rich leads a team of experienced cosmetic doctors & dermatologists in Melbourne, highly trained in advanced lasers & treatments for acne and acne scarring. If acne or acne scarring is an issue for you, contact us to arrange a consultation. 

Types of Acne Scars

  • Rolling scars – broad, sloped-edge depressions in the skin
  • Ice-pick scarring – pitted, deep, thin slit-like scars
  • Box-car scars – defined-edge depressions
  • Atrophic scarring – thin, flat scars
  • Keloid (hypertrophic) scars – thick, lumpy scarring

Treatments for acne scarring – Acne treatment Melbourne

ENRICH Clinic is home to several effective laser treatments for acne scarring. Radio frequency devices & lasers can be used to target skin cells at a deeper level, working to strengthen and support skin cells & structure. This reduces the appearance of scars and marks that acne can cause.

Radio frequency treatments have the added benefit of killing bacteria and improving overall skin tone & texture. Laser treatments work by either stimulating collagen producing cells & collagen or ablating the skin surrounding the scar, evening out the surface of the skin.

Other effective and minimally invasive treatments include:

Deep acne scars – acne treatment Melbourne

Of course, there are some very extreme cases of deep acne scarring and they will be too deep for ablative laser treatments to work alone. A combination of medicated creams, medication, lasers, light treatments & lasers and of course time may be the best route to clear, smooth skin. 

Contact us to secure an appointment for acne scarring consult or treatment at ENRICH Clinic

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