A hypertrophic scar is a cutaneous condition characterized by deposits of excessive amounts of collagen which gives rise to a raised scar, but not to the degree observed with keloids. Like keloids, they form most often at the sites of pimples, body piercings, cuts and burns. They often contain nerves and blood vessels
Acne scars are a result of either picking at acne erruptionns, or severe chronic acne erruptions. Since acne scars come in various sizes and shapes, individualizing treatments becomes necessary to maximize the results. Treatments for Acne Scars include – Deep Chemical Peels, Smoothbeam Laser, Fillers or Surgical Dermabrasion. A customized treatment plan may include one treatment or a combination. .