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The Best Products for Acne Scarring

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author image Brenda Barron
Brenda Barron is a writer, editor and researcher based in Southern California. She has worked as a writer since 2004, with work appearing in online and print publications such as BabyZone, "Cat Fancy" and "ePregnancy." She holds a Bachelor of Arts in English literature from California State University, Long Beach.
The Best Products for Acne Scarring
Staying hydrated is the best cure for acne scars. Photo Credit water drop and water rings image by glgec from <a href="http://www.fotolia.com">Fotolia.com</a>

Many products currently available claim to heal acne scars, but determining the best one for your particular case of acne isn't so easy. While finding a formula that works is difficult, it isn't impossible. By reviewing Bing shopping sorted by best expert ratings and Amazon sorted by consumer reviews, it may be possible to locate the best acne scarring products on the market today.

30 Glycolic

Second, third and fourth on Bing's shopping best expert rating list is the scar treatment kit from 30 Glycolic. The kit comes with five products: pH balanced prepping solution, glycolic acid chemical peel, post peel neutralizer, nighttime royal alpha balance cream and cellular rejuvenation cream. This kit may diminish your scars and help keep your skin clear of future acne breakouts. It is available in a variety of strengths, so start with the lowest concentration first to gauge your skin's sensitivity.

ScarAway Professional Grade Silicone Sheets

Scientific experiments have yet to explain how silicone sheets work, but research has proven that they can be effective for both old and new scars. Medical scar grade silicone sheets are recommended, and specifically the brand ScarAway Professional Grade Silicone Scar Treatment Sheets. Consumers of Bing and Amazon give it four out of five stars for its effectiveness.

ScarZone A

ScarZone A is at the top of the list of Bing's shopping best expert rating for acne scar treatments. Consumers of Bing give the product four out of five stars and comment on how effective the treatment is at removing rolling scars. The salicylic acid active ingredient may help in the treatment of acne itself, according to the Mayo Clinic, along with other moisturizing ingredients to treat the scar tissue.

Derma-e Scar Gel

This product receives a five out of five from Amazon consumers for its effectiveness at treating scars, including specifically acne scars. It is also on Bing's shopping best expert rating list. The product does not contain mineral oils, may which can clog the pores resulting in more acne, and is grease free. Made from botanical extracts, this gel moisturizes and helps fade acne scars.

Mederma Skin Care for Scars

Mederma Skin Care for Scars appears near the top on both Amazon average consumer review and Bing shopping best expert rating. This, too, is made from botanical extracts in a greaseless gel to help reduce old and new scars, according to Drugs.com. Amazon shoppers gave this product five out of five star rating, claiming excellent results for treating facial acne scars.

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