Types of Acne Scars and Treatment

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  1. Box Car Scar: The box car scars or boxcar scars can be treated with a variety of techniques including Cross TCA or CIT Medical Roll
  2. Icepick Scars: The icepick scars can be either deep or shallow pits.  The scars can be treated by Cross TCA.
  3. Rolling Scars: Rolling scars usually are tissues which appear normal but have undulations within the skin.  The can respond to CIT Medical Roll  or subcision with filler.
  4. Raised Scars: Raised scars can be a result of acne and occur on the face and torso.  Larger scars may respond to intralesional steroid injection.
  5. Large Pore: Large Pores are very difficult to treat but may respond to some modalities such as extraction and facial resurfacing.