Acne is a follicular disease characterized by excessive sebum secretion, inflammation and scarring.
It can affect both teenagers and adults. Left untreated, acne can lead to permanent scarring which can affect your self esteem and confidence.
Acne Facial Wash & Topical Creams
Facial wash and creams are an important part of the treatment regime for managing acne.Most creams contain Benzyl Peroxide which is antibacterial.
Oral antibiotics like tetracycline or doxycycline are a good option for moderate and severe acne .Bacteria cause infection and inflammation in acne which lead to scarring.Hence killing and reducing the bacteria in the skin will help to reduce and cure acne outbreaks.This will in turn reduce the chances of scarring.
This is a form of Vitamin A and is very effective in the treatment of severe acne.It reduces sebum production, inflammation,infection and clogged pores.Most patients see a dramatic improvements in their acne. About 70-80% are cured of their acne.
This deep cleansing facial can remove black heads, acne and sebum.
This RF system uses very a fine 33 G microneedle to deliver RF waves to destroy the P. acnes bacteria and sebaceous glands of the follicles. This not only reduces acne outbreak but may permanently cure the acne by destroying the sebaceous glands.
Acne scars are also improved tremendously due to new collagen formation.
This involves applying a layer of carbon lotion followed by a series of laser light therapy. This will cause mild exfoliation of the dead skin, resulting in a smoother and more radiant skin.
The heat generated also destroys the bacteria, reduces the pore size and pigmentation. There is no downtime.
What can it effectively treat?
IPL uses light energy to :
Disclaimer: Results may vary according to individuals
With more than 15 years of experience in Aesthetic Medicine Dr Lim has an artistic flair and is able to bring out the best in his patients by combining various aesthetic procedures ranging from lasers, IPL, HIFU, and fillers.
His philosophy is that aesthetics medicine should be SAFE and AFFORDABLE to everyone.
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