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  1. This thread needs to be brought back. I'm assuming OP's problem went away since the thread ended. Maybe time is really the best healer. That sounds like a hypertrophic scar, not normal PIE. Hypertrophic scars tend to be red and stay red for a long long time. Your best bet is to see a plastic surgeon for scar revision.
  2. Hey, I have something similar on my face. Did the redness ever go away for you? How long did it take?
  3. Thank you all for your responses. I will look into peels at a dermatologists office as well as prescription retinoids. I want to try microneedling well but I want to go to a dermatologist for it since I have a traumatic scar from an injury on my eyebrows that I want to address as well. My concern is that you guys have said that microneedling has risks. I read online that it is a relatively risk-free procedure and that worst case scenario someone has a bit of redness (and these were from p
  4. Hello all, I am looking into which techniques will be the best to address this acne scaring that I have on my cheek and chin. It is post inflammatory erythma and atrophic scarring. I was recommended microneedling but Dr. Davin Lim said that it's not the best technique to use for more severe scarring. I'm not really sure how severe my scarring is, so I'm wondering if I should also do subcision and/or laser instead. Looking into people opinions of how bad this scarring is and what they reco
  5. Hello all, I have been dealing with acne scarring post a really bad cystic acne breakout a few months ago. I am in the Chicago area and am looking for a good dermatologist or plastic surgeon to help me fix the atrophic scarring that I have on my cheeks. Any recommendations on a good provider who is able to help would be great.