Facial scars are very unsightly and can cause major embarrassment and distress, especially scars that are difficult to cover with make up. Scars brought about by acne, chicken pox, stretch marks or accidents are common. Up until recently these conditions have been very difficult to treat without the risk of long term complications. Teenage acne is a major cause for many adults being left with unsightly scaring, even after the active acne has been successfully treated.

Acne scars occur because of abnormal collagen production during healing. Teenage acne is a major cause for many adults being left with unsightly acne scars, even after the active acne has been successfully treated. Acne scarring can be very hard to treat, but the appearance of acne scars can be vastly improved when combining treatments that are aimed at the formation of new collagen production.