Category Archives for "Scars"

Acne Treatment and Scar Removal: Enzyme Treatment

Acne scarring, other than acne itself is one of those great injustices in life. I call it an injustice because other than living with it, your acne-prone skin is high-maintenance entity. Even after years of suffering with severe acne and finally finding a way to control it, I still have scars that will cost me a fortune to remove. My only hope is that during the time it takes me to save up, a cheaper and effective alternative becomes available. Read More

Going High-Tech: Acne Scar Removal With Fraxel Technology

When I had persistent acne, my dream was just to get rid of it and I thought I'd be happy. Today, I still find myself dreaming of smooth skin, but in a totally different way. My years of battling with acne have left me with scarred skin that is textured and hyperpigmented. Sometimes, it's as if I haven't gotten rid of the acne at all. Or at least, I haven't gotten rid of the self-consciousness surrounding the issue of my skin. Read More

DIY: Home Remedies For Acne Scars

In this post I've collected a list of home remedies for acne scars. These are not necessarily 100% natural but you can do them yourself at home. I hope you enjoy them. If your scars are deep and you know it, I'm going to be harshly honest and tell you that there won't be anything here that will help you permanently treat your scars. However, I will include some temporary treatments you may find useful. Acne scars are the worst beauty problem you can have other than acne itself. Actually, I think acne scars are worse because even if you manage to get rid of the acne itself, they remain to haunt you for the rest of your life if left untreated. Read More

Acne Scar Removal: Is There Life After Acne?

A lot of people ask me about Acne scar removal. A lot of them also mistake marks for scars. I created this post to try and help you figure out what the best solution is to get rid of your remaining acne. Enjoy. Although your acne may be long dead, the proof that it once lived is still burned into your face. Unfortunately, I too live with the scars of old acne and it is extremely frustrating because it's hard to convince myself that I'm rid of acne when I still see spots and texture everywhere. Read More

The Real Enemy: Acne Scars

I used to look at my face in the mirror and cringe because it had a texture and that texture wasn't pleasant to look at. The worst part is that at the time, I didn't event think that scars were a thing. Of course I saw the hyperpigmentation and noticed that it didn't dissapear along with the pimple, but scars never worried me. I was more preoccupied with the immediate damage. Acne scars are like loose skin after extreme weight loss. You never think about it, but afterward it makes sense because how can such drastic change occur without leaving some sign that it was there? Read More