Why Acne Scars Are Red/Purple

Skin That Is Healing from Acne Lesions Is More Transparent and Contains More Tiny Blood Vessels, Which Show Through as Red

Picking at Pimples Leads to Scars

Picking at Your Skin Is Is One of the Worst Things You Can Do When It Comes to Scarring. Seek Help If You Feel the Urge to Pick Compulsively.

Do Acne Scars Fade with Time?

About a Third of Acne Scars Will Disappear on Their Own Within 6 Months. The Rest Are Likely Permanent but May Fade a Little over Time.