Living with acne and coping with the psychological damage associated with acne scars can be tough. You might feel isolated or that you’ve exhausted all your options. Always remember—you’re not alone and there are resources out there! This online community is designed to give you access to experts in skin-care, self-esteem and all of the other issues that come with acne scarring to help you cope and give you the resources you need.
The American Academy of Dermatology recognizes acne scarring as one of the biggest problems in skin care which affects millions of Americans. More than 40 percent of adolescents having acne or acne scarring that require treatment by a dermatologist or other skin care professional.
A Scar Free Me was started to give people like you a way to connect with a community for support, advice and help with the physical and social realities of living with acne scarring. Please take some time to explore this site and check out all the valuable resources it has to offer. Ask a question of our self-esteem, skin care and acne treatment experts, get advice and support from our forum or simply read through our resources page to discover what you need to know about acne, acne scars and treatment options. As you’ll discover, you’ll be able to access information about the latest acne scar treatments, tips and tactics for coping with emotional and self-esteem issues associated with acne scars and connect with a community of people who can help you.