Category Archives: Scar Removal

Microneedling Improves Acne Scars

Anyone who has suffered through teenage or adult acne knows that having acne is bad enough.  The same people also know that scarring is a common complication that comes with acne. Even more unfortunately, scarring can occur even when the … Continue reading

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After Acne, Treating The Scars

It’s bad enough to have acne, which, if you’re lucky enough not to have the acne not hurt your skin when you have it, can be emotionally debilitating to those who struggle with it.  It’s even worse when acne literally … Continue reading

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Post-Acne Scarring Impact

As we all know from our teenage years, acne is one of the most common skin problems.  It affects 90% of the population to some extent during that period of life. For many, acne remains or becomes a problem even … Continue reading

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Tips On Facial Scars

Scars on the face can be caused by multiple events in one’s life.  Common causes include acne (which are the most common, as seen in the picture on the left), surgery, trauma, and burns. As on other parts of the … Continue reading

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Micro Needling Vs. Scars

Over the past several months, Maine Laser Skin Care has been introducing the updated technology of micro needling with great and encouraging success. Both aesthetician Denise Gidney and I have been performing this procedure, which is also known as CIT, … Continue reading

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Micro Needling Continues To Advance

As you all know by now, we here at Maine Laser Skin Care have been using the emerging technique of micro needling for a wide range of skin indications. A recent article in a leading aesthetic journal highlighted the advantages … Continue reading

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Stretch Marks Should Not Strain You

Millions of people, male and female, have stretch marks.  It’s safe to say, however, that no one wants them.  Stretch marks, or striae as they are known by their proper medical term, are a form of scar caused by the … Continue reading

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Scars

  I have seen many patients who have scars they want to get rid of. It doesn’t matter how people get these scars, whether cutting their hand accidentally on sharp metal or glass, or after surgery or a car accident. … Continue reading

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