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Remove Unwanted Acne Scars Today
Acne scar is one of the commonest problems that patients seek advice from at our clinic in KL and PJ.
Disfiguring scars (especially scarring on the face) can also lower one’s self-esteem and confidence. But don’t worry, our team at Sliq Clinic will help you get rid of the acne scars.
There are different types of scars and severities that can make one’s treatment vary from the other.
The good news is, there are various method to treat acne scarring, but what dictates the outcome largely depends on the types of scarring that the patient is facing.
Treatment Options for Acne Scars
We mainly use DEKA ® Fractional CO2 laser technology, and Fotona ® Fractional Picosecond PQX laser for laser scar removal treatment at our clinic. This would help remove acne scars, traumatic scar and also stretch mark issues.
This laser technology has low downtime, give excellent results and is generally safer for many skin types compared to conventional laser systems without fractional technology.
At Sliq Clinic, our fractional Co2 laser also is FDA approved and safe without compromising on its result. With its wavelength in the at 10,600 nm, CO2 laser energy is well absorbed in water.
In recent years, the latest in laser development also includes fractional Picosecond laser technology which can induce skin remodelling, completely non-thermal way and safe for all skintypes.
This method is often done one patients who prefer non-ablative treatment options for scars as its have shorter downtime compared to ablative laser.
This treatment is also done in a photo-damaged and aging skin as well, to improve pigments, pores, and deep wrinkles.
Note: Generally, a laser is preferred over chemical peels as it has better results and can treat multiple indications in the same session.
4 Available Treatments to Cater For All Acne Scars
(Option 1) Advanced Fractional Lasers
Fotona Starwalker PQX Picolaser (USA, EU)
Being the latest innovative laser system, Fotona Starwalker PQX delivers highest energy and peak power, offering speed combined with precision in treatments. Picosecond laser pulses induce skin remodelling with fast recovery. It works very well for PIH (post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation) lightening and superficial scar removal besides achieving a brighter skin tone and oil control.
Deka Smartxide Punto Fractional CO Laser (Italy)
This advanced skin resurfacing laser system treats large pores and deep scars with minimal downtime. The SmartPulse and SmartStack technology provides maximum reliability in controlling the depth of vaporization. It is useful in treating boxcar and rolling scars. Deka also intrudes Cold Peel protocol, to provide patients with skin remodelling but much lesser downtime than other conventional Fractional CO2 in the market.
(Option 2) Subcision
Subcision is a simple and safe procedure performed by doctors for treatment of depressed acne scars. This method is used to release the thick fibrotic strands which tether the scar to the underlying subcutaneous tissue. It can easily be combined with other treatments such as lasers, injectables and scar revisions for maximum efficacy.
(Option 3) Scar Injections
Rejuran Healer & Rejuran “S (Korea)
These injectables contain salmon sperm derived Polynucleotides that regenerate skin cells from deep inside to repair damaged skin and improve its elasticity. It is a safe substance with no side effects and no downtime. As a result, your skin will be tightened and rejuvenated.
Intralesional Scar Injection:
This treatment significantly targets hypertrophic and keloidal scars. Usually several sessions are needed to efficiently shrink the size of the lesion.
(Option 4) Chemical Peels
TCA (Trichloroacetic acid) Peel helps diminish signs of aging (fine lines and wrinkles) and is especially useful in treating ice pick scars and also discoloration.
..Scars show us where we’ve been, they don’t dictate where we’re going next!
Acne Scar Results
Frequently Asked Questions
What is fractional laser vs non-fractional laser?
Fractional laser technology is introduced since 2004, it result in rapid healing of the skin and reduced risks of side effect of laser.
In Sliq clinic, we ONLY use fractional laser technoly, as it’s the safest technology to treat scarring with minimal damage to the healthy surround skin tissues. Fractional laser also revolutionized the way we treat scarring as it shortens the downtime of each treatment without sacrificing the result.
Does fractional laser cause long downtime?
Does fractional laser cause skin to be thinner and sensitive?
However, there is a process of healing in between the laser sessions, so your skin may appear more sensitive during the first week of treatment. Each patients will be provided with a post care protocol in our clinic to help optimized treatment result
Is there any side effects to fractional laser treatment?
What is the different between Fractional Fotona Picosecond laser and Deka Fractional CO2 laser for scar?
However in the case of Fractional Picosecond laser, it does not have peeling, its downtime is shorter that ablative resurfacing laser.
Both procedure has its pro & cons, and its often prescribed based on patient skin type, lifestyle and type of scarring.
Does laser works on body scars or stretch marks as well?
Why choose Sliq Clinic for Acne Scar Treatment?
Specialised in Treating Acne Scar
Acne and acne scars have become our signature treatment over the years as we treat patients with acne and scar issues frequently.
We are registered under the Ministry of Health. Our clinic is KKM compliant and run by a group of experienced and passionate doctors.
Wide Range of Treatment Options
At Sliq Clinic, we tackle scar cases with multimodality approach that include treatment options such as Advanced Fractional Deka Co2 lasers, Fotona Starwalker PQX Picolaser (USA, EU), Subcision, Rejuran Healer & Rejuran S (Korea), and Chemical Peels.
Suitable for All Skin Types
Each treatment combination is done based on type of scars on patients skin, so a detailed consultation with our doctors and in depth skin analysis is done before starting treatment to ensure the best results in lesser sessions.
Awards and Recognition
Came here to save myself from ongoing acne issue. Just a few sessions into the treatment and I can already see huge results! Special thanks to Dr Semantha and Kim!
I had skin treatment laser here. Very friendly, professional doctors and staffs. Highly recommended to come here and consult for any skin problems.
Professional and friendly service. My face has cleared up from acute acne breakout after a course of facial treatment and medication. My compliments to Dr. Semantha and her team.
I like the clinic environment and the services. Dr Steve is very professional and keeps up to date with current beauty trends to provide the best solution to my skin problem, especially for my very sensitive skin.
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