Help Getting Rid of Acne Scars

If you have (or had) acne, chances are pretty good that you also have a few acne scars to show for it. Unless you have super-human will power and never, ever pick at your zits? Yeah, me neither.

Those red/brown marks and depressions in your skin can be pretty discouraging. Even if you get your zits under control, those scars are still there as a daily reminder of that oh-so-fun time you had acne. But not for long.

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We talked to skin care experts to find out the latest treatments for acne scars, so we can get rid of them for good. Because what’s the point of having clear skin if you still have a face full of old scars?

From the ingredients that will fade them to the dermatologist treatments that will zap them away, you’ll get the full scoop on getting rid of acne scars. Plus, we also got tips from MAC makeup artist John Stapleton so you can hide those scars while you wait for them to fade.

Of course, if you want to prevent new acne scars from popping up, you’ll need to get your skin under control (this adult acne guide can help) — and of course, stop picking at your zits. But you knew that, right?

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