Hello, welcome to healthcaremagic. Severe acne
can be treated by many ways including drainage
and surgical excision, interlesional corticosteroid injection, isotretinoin
, oral antibiotics
and oral contraceptives as well. The right method can be choosen only after your examination and considering your choice. Subcision surgery is a minimally invasive surgical procedure to help eliminate skin surface imperfections. This procedure takes approximately 15 minutes to 1 hour depending on the areas to be treated. Minor discomfort, bruising and swelling, all of which are normal. You may return to light activities 1-3 days after procedure. So you can talk to your doctor and decide for yourself among the options available to you for treatment. Wish you good health.