If there’s anything worse than acne, then it’s the scars and discolouration that are left on your skin. Luckily, these battle scars aren’t permanent! With the right products, your skin will be able to bounce back to its clear and original state. Not sure where to start? You’re at the right place. Here are some top products that those unsightly scars wouldn’t stand a chance against! 

1. Purito Galacto Niacin 97 Power Essence

Best Korean acne scar treatment

Price from RM66.00

shopping_cart Shopee Malaysia RM66.00 shopping_cart Hermo Malaysia RM89.10

Restore your skin back to its former glory with Purito’s Galacto Niacin 97 Power Essence. Its key ingredients include Galactomyces and Niacinamide, which are known for their brightening and hydrating properties. Day by day, you’ll notice your skin becoming clearer, softer and smoother!

2. Dr. Dennis Gross Alpha Beta Extra Strength Daily Peel

Best acne deep scar treatment

Price from RM380.00

shopping_cart Sephora Malaysia RM380.00

To tackle deep seated scars, a chemical peel is the best option as it can effectively resurface and smoothen the skin. Give yourself a clinical treatment in the comfort of your own home with the Alpha Beta Extra Strength Daily Peel. 

The two-step treatment promises to deliver instant brightening and smoothing effects after a single use. However, if you have sensitive skin, proceed with caution as chemical peels are much stronger than your typical exfoliators. 

3. Frank Body Coconut Body Scrub

Best back acne scar treatment

Price from RM80.00

shopping_cart Sephora Malaysia RM80.00

Get your beach body ready with Frank Body’s Coconut Body Scrub. This 100% natural and vegan body scrub is made with coffee grinds and a blend of nourishing oils to give you supple and glowing skin. Whether it’s scars, stretch marks or flaky skin, Frank Body has got you covered.

4. Iunik Propolis Vitamin Synergy Serum 50ml

Best red acne scar treatment

Price from RM37.80

shopping_cart Hermo Malaysia RM55.00 shopping_cart Lazada Malaysia RM37.80 shopping_cart Shopee Malaysia RM38.50

If your scar appears to be red and inflamed, chances are you’re dealing with post inflammatory erythema (PIE). The good news is that PIE is temporary, but the bad news is that it can take a while to fade.

To quickly diminish PIE, what you need is Iunik’s Propolis Vitamin Synergy Serum. Formulated with Propolis and Vitamin C, this soothing serum can help brighten scars and also dull skin.

5. DRUNK ELEPHANT T.L.C. Framboos™ Glycolic Night Serum

Best cystic acne scar treatment

Price from RM392.00

To tackle those pesky deep or textural scars, it’s crucial to incorporate chemical exfoliators into your skincare regimen as they are able to boost the skin’s turnover rate and smoothen textured skin. One such product, the Drunk Elephant’s T.L.C. Framboos Glycolic Night Serum, can do just that! 

Formulated with a strong blend of AHA and BHA, this nighttime serum is designed to renew your skin by improving the speed of skin regeneration cycle. It helps to correct any discoloration, improve the skin’s collagen production and promote the skin’s blood flow.

6. Dermatix Advanced Scar Formula

Best acne scar treatment from the drugstore

Price from RM68.80

Dermatix is a drugstore favourite and it’s simply because it works. The Advanced Scar Formula is clinically proven to be effective against any types of scars. It uses CX5 Technology to flatten and soften textural scars, and Vitamin C to quickly fade discoloration. 

7. Hiruscar Gel

Best affordable acne scar treatment

Price from RM20.50

On a budget? Fret not! The Hiruscar Gel is an affordable yet effective scar lightening spot treatment. This tiny but mighty gel contains Mucopolysaccharide Polysulphate and Allium Cepa that can fade dark or inflamed scars by preventing the formation of excess fibroplast and tissues. 

8. Kate Somerville D-scar Scar Diminishing Serum

Best acne scar spot treatment

Price from RM216.00

With Kate Somerville’s D-scar Scar Diminishing Serum, you can finally kick those stubborn scars out of your skin! The peptide-rich formula can help stimulate and repair any scars. It also comes with a rollerball applicator to promote better absorption and to improve circulation around the scarring area. 

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