Acne is basically a chronic, inflammatory condition of the skin. Pimples, blackheads along with bumps are a very common form of acne. This skin problem affects everyone sometime in their life but is common among adults. Adolescence, changes in the hormones as well as psycho-social stress are the reasons behind the occurrence of acne. Facial scarring also occurs because of acne. People who get affected by acne start to have a skin that is oily and full of spots that are painful at times. It mostly affects the face. In some, it develops on the chest and back. Along with acne, there blackheads, whiteheads, papules, pustules, nodules and cysts also occur. It can affect a person at any age, but teenagers are mostly affected by it.
What is Acne Surgery?
Acne surgery is a medical term that is used by doctors to describe to you a number of procedures involving acne treatment and none of the treatment procedure are as frightening as you imagined or believed. So some people go through acne surgery in order to treat strong breakouts that somehow did not improve with other treatments. So even after an acne surgery, you may use a medication related to acne treatment.
Types of Acne Surgery
When acne cannot be cured with standard treatment, you may be recommended as one of the surgical treatments to remove them. This treatment procedure is performed by dermatologists, who are well trained to make use of various techniques such as laser surgery, chemical peels, cortisone injections and blemish excision.
Various types of laser surgeries are present, but the type that is suitable for a person depends on some factors such as the skin type, color and what is the benefit or result that you want from the surgery. When the treatment is conducted, a light of high intensity is directed towards the skin. Then depending on the particular treatment that has been used, a laser will reduce inflammation as well as prevent the bacteria from growing that causes acne. The pimples that were present on the skin will start to heal and the skin will also become rejuvenated. This Laser surgery is used to treat acne and also to get rid of the scars that are caused by acne. Sometimes only one laser surgery is enough but in some cases, a few treatments are required.