Category Archives: Acne Treatment

20

Jul

Combination Acne Treatment for Clear, Beautiful Skin

Acne treatments have traditionally been limited to topical products and oral medications. With the rise of antibiotic-resistant organisms, some doctors have shied away from most oral antibiotics when it comes to treating acne. With recent advancement in technology, new treatments for acne and acne scarring have emerged. Acne and Acne scar removal in San Diego … Continue reading Combination Acne Treatment for Clear, Beautiful Skin

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10

Jan

Rosacea and Acne Treatments in Darker Skin Types

                Rosacea is a skin disorder, primarily of the facial skin, characterized by redness and skin bumps, while acne develops as a result of excessive oil production in the sebaceous glands. Both conditions affect millions worldwide. In the United States, 60 million Americans have active acne and at … Continue reading Rosacea and Acne Treatments in Darker Skin Types

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29

Sep

Acne and Acne Scarring: Why Photodynamic Therapy is better than Isolaz

Choosing a treatment for acne and acne scarring can be confusing. We compare Photodynamic therapy to Isolaz therapy to help you choose the best treatment for your acne problem. What is Photodynamic Therapy? This treatment uses a special wavelength of light in conjunction with a photo-sensitizing agent called Levulan. Levulan is a mild form of … Continue reading Acne and Acne Scarring: Why Photodynamic Therapy is better than Isolaz

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8

Sep

How to Differentiate Between Cystic and Hormonal Acne.

It can be frustrating to have bad skin, especially if you don’t know what is causing it or how to treat it. Since it is so visible and quite difficult to adequately cover with makeup, it can really affect your self-esteem in a negative way. You want people to notice you, not your bad skin. … Continue reading How to Differentiate Between Cystic and Hormonal Acne.

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7

Jul

Why Women’s Acne Problems are on the Rise in 2014.

Recent medical research, conducted by Northwestern University Institute for Women’s Health Research, shows an increase in the development of acne in post-adolescence women. These findings are surprising to many women because of the belief that everyone eventually outgrows acne breakouts. Unfortunately, that’s not the case and it’s estimated that roughly 30% of women between the … Continue reading Why Women’s Acne Problems are on the Rise in 2014.

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24

Mar

Why Treat Acne? What are Different Options to Acne Treatment

Why Treat Acne? It’s estimated that roughly 40 to 50 million Americans are affected with acne, and it’s not necessarily a condition that only affects teenagers. Acne can also pose a problem for people in their 20s, 30s, or even older. Treating acne with help of acne treatment is a Must! This common condition can … Continue reading Why Treat Acne? What are Different Options to Acne Treatment

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19

Oct

5 Important Acne Skin Care Steps

A breakout of acne is typically caused by clogged pores, excess production of sebum, which is natural oil in the skin or it may be an inherited problem. Good skin care is the most important way to maintain healthy skin. One of the main things that many people do is over-cleanse their skin, which can … Continue reading 5 Important Acne Skin Care Steps

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12

Oct

Makeup and Your Acne- The Best Skin Care Tips

Using excess amounts of makeup to hide acne can actually make it worse. Follow good skin care for clean, healthy skin. Teenage girls and adult women who have acne struggle over the need to wear makeup to cover their acne, but then worry about the extra damage it may be doing to their skin. If you … Continue reading Makeup and Your Acne- The Best Skin Care Tips

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22

Jan

What is a Facial – The Basic Steps of a Professional Facial

A facial is a skin treatment performed for a variety of reasons such as helping to clear up acne, adding moisture to dry skin or to smooth the skin. Facials are usually performed by licensed aestheticians in a salon, day spa or skin treatment facility. There are a variety of products to choose from for … Continue reading What is a Facial – The Basic Steps of a Professional Facial

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21

Jan

What Is a Chemical Peel and How Often Should I Get It Done?

Medical grade chemical peels are skin treatments in which a chemical solution is applied to your skin. This exfoliating treatment removes damaged layers of skin and allows smoother and more radiant skin to come to the surface. Chemical peels are considered the ideal skin treatment for anyone who has fine lines and wrinkles, acne, acne … Continue reading What Is a Chemical Peel and How Often Should I Get It Done?

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