Acne scars are the unfortunate permanent after-effect of the infectious pimples that so many of us experience in adolescence. Whether described as “boxcar scars” or “rolling scars,” these are an unwanted reminder of the poor complexion of our youth. Some people get acne scars as a result of poor skin coaching at the time of the active acne outbreaks. Other people simply have bad luck when it comes to their skin recovering from the outbreaks. Fortunately, with the help of dermatologists’ active management of acne as a true medical and psychosocial condition, it is now quite uncommon. Click here to learn more.