Laser is our most efficient method of treating active acne. Acne is a common condition in youths and adults characterized by sebaceous glands being blocked by the p. acnes bacteria. This causes blemishes on the skin and can lead to scarring if not treated properly. Until recently, patients could only be treated by topical or oral medications. Now, this laser can result in substantial improvement of acne and acne scars, is painfree and you can return to work within the lunch hour. The laser’s energy effectively destroys the p. acne bacteria, while restoring collagen to damaged skin. The result is a significant clearance of active acne and visible acne scars which works over weeks between treatments and results last.