Acne Scar Treatment – Scars and Open Pores Treatment

TCA Cross is a medical treatment where the dermatologists at Dermiq clinic apply TCA to individual acne scars. It is a high strength chemical peel for ice pick acne scars, box scar, acne scars and dilated pores. This is an advanced medical treatment and performed by our highly skilled Dermatologists only.

What are the preparations and instructions during the Acne Scar Treatment?

  • Before your first treatment you will have a consultation with one of our highly qualified team, who will take you through the process in detail.
  • Our Skin Therapist will start by cleansing your skin twice. 
  • The first cleanse will remove any dirt or make-up sitting on the skin, the second is designed to reduce pustules and papules.
  • A balm is then applied to protect the skin.
  • The doctor will then stretch the skin and apply the TCA Cross to the base of the scar with a wooden stick or needle.

What are the benefits of our Acne Scar Treatment ?


It will help improve shallow wrinkles and help to smooth the skin.


There will be new collagen formed within the treated skin.


Superficial pigmentation can also be tackled with TCA.


Even abnormal cells within the superficial layers that may go on to form serious problems in the future can be effectively removed with the appropriate concentration of TCA.

What to expect during a Acne Scar Treatment ?


Immediately after applying the peel the scar will turn white in 10 to 15 seconds


You will feel a slight pressure during the treatment and a tingling or warmth immediately after applying the peel.


Frosting, this can last for a maximum of 30 minutes.


Redness may occur, which lasts 1 or 2 days


Formation of scabs which last 3 to 7 days


Redness after the scabs separate which lasts 7 to 28 days

Final healing

Frequent Asked Questions

Improvement after TCA Cross can be seen in as quickly as 3 or 4 weeks after the first treatment. Sometimes a response is not seen after the second or third treatment

Yes, as the collagen produced from TCA Cross is your own, the results are permanent.

Providing all the precautions with sun exposure are followed, treatment is safe

Around 3-4 sessions may be required

Before & After

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