Punch Elevation is particularly effective for certain types of acne scars, punch elevation involves the use of a punch tool rather than a typical scalpel. This device can precisely remove small quantities of tissue without affecting the skin nearby. The punch tool is used to elevate the base of the scar, making it appear much less recessed or pronounced on the face.
Results and Recovery
Most of the scar revision treatments are minimally invasive and do not require any downtime. Patients may experience mild swelling, discoloration and discomfort in the treated area for one to two weeks, but will likely experience immediate, noticeable results and will no longer have to worry about the appearance of their scar. Full results may take several months to appear, but are usually long-lasting.
The effectiveness of punch elevation procedure depends on a number of factors, including the nature of the injury, your body’s healing mechanism, the size and depth of the wound, and the thickness and color of your skin.