Posts Tagged ‘Unwanted Scars’
Acne is a common skin problem for millions of Americans each year. Adolescents, teens, and adults all suffer from acne breakouts, some of which are severe cases that leave behind visible scars on the facial skin. Acne scars often make people feel very self-conscious about their appearance, and for those with severe scarring it can hamper their personal and professional lives. Scars are a natural occurrence to the amazing healing property of the human skin, and while some scars have a great story behind them, acne scars represent blemishes that people wish they could forget.
Scars come in a variety of shapes and sizes, and there are different stories behind each scar. While some people choose to keep their scars as “battle wounds” or proof of adventure, many people have painful memories that accompany their scars or are extremely self conscious of them. Scars are a personal matter, and the decision to have scar revision surgery done is a very personal choice. Plastic surgery can improve, and even erase, the appearance of a scar. At Atlanta Plastic Surgery Specialists, Dr. Mark Mitchell Jones is a highly trained and experienced, double board certified surgeon that is uniquely qualified to perform scar revision surgical and nonsurgical procedures. continue reading