Acne scars result as the skin repairs itself after inflammatory acne lesions. Collagen protein is lost and incompletely replaced resulting in indented scars. Often there is also a reddish or dark color to scars.
Dermatologists recommend that you get acne treatment as early as possible in order to prevent acne scarring. You should also avoid factors that make scars worse, such as sunlight and picking or squeezing your pimples.
Acne scar treatment options: