creams for acne scars

Yes and no… Prescription creams such as Vitamin A, can have a mild effect on early scarring. Vitamin A or Tretinoin can remodel collagen, however the most beneficial effect of this cream is acne prevention. Bio-Oil can have an unknown affect on some scars, and in some cases high dose Vitamin E capsules can be effective. In order for creams to work, they must first penetrate into the deeper dermal layers of the skin.

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