The body has its own natural mechanisms of healing wounds. They always work, but often have side effects in the form of scars. Since scars are natural, they are quite challenging to remove. Laser scar removal is one of the newest treatments available. It is considered to be more effective than the application of topical creams and less invasive compared to surgical procedures. Let’s take a closer look at how it works.
This treatment is designed to trigger the growth of new skin cells that will replace the damaged tissue. This is achieved by causing injury at microscopic level and/or by heating the deeper layers of the skin to stimulate collagen production. There are three distinctive types of laser scar removal treatments at present. It is worth exploring them individually.