The depression for this kind of scar is wider than the ice pick’s, giving the skin a pitted appearance.
How this scar is formed: The box car scar has a depressed appearance because of some tissue loss.
Without treatment, these spots will probably take one or 2 years to disappear.
It could take longer, depending on how dark your spots are, but that’s where effective treatment comes in – to quicken the process of lightening the spots.
The pulling is caused by a fibrous connection that is formed between the upper layer and deeper skin structures.
This pulling is what’s causing shallow depressions that look like waves. It appears like a small mass of tissue that’s slightly raised and bumpy.
Though these marks vary in appearance, they’re generally referred to as acne scars.