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Picture of Erythematous Deep Acne Scars

Picture of Erythematous Deep Acne Scars.

Acne scars may occur after severe cases of inflammatory or cystic acne. Acne scars may range from mild and barely noticeable to severe and disfiguring. There are many treatments available to reduce the appearance of acne scars. This picture shows a young woman with deep, red (erythematous) acne scars.

Text Source: Color Atlas of Cosmetic Dermatology Marc R. Avram, Sandy Tsao, Zeina Tannous, Mathew M. Avram Copyright 2011 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.

Text Reference: "Acne Scars: Treatment and Outcome." American Academy of Dermatology.