Pimples or acne vulgaris is a very common problem which mainly occurs in the people with oily skin or those who have a family history of acne. In addition, some environmental and life-style factors like faulty dietary habits (excessive intake of milk products, fried foods or sweets), stress, pollution, hormonal imbalance, thyroid disease and an overuse of various cosmetic products can also responsible for this.
It is usually seen in teen-age during puberty but may continue in the adulthood. It generally affects the face, the upper part of the chest, and the back. Acne may have disfiguring effect in form of active lesions, post-acne pigmentation or post-acne scars on the face.
Acne Treatment Procedure
At AuraSkinInstitute, we aim at giving you the right acne treatment by first taking a detailed medical history followed by clinical examination to ascertain the cause of acne. It is very important to rule out any underlying systemic condition or hormonal aberrations before starting the treatment. Then each patient is counseled on how to control the precipitating factors and finally a customized treatment plan is chalked out.
Active acne is treated with a combination of medical therapies like oral antibiotics and retinoids. Concurrent treatment for dandruff or seborrhea is also given to address the problem better. Additionally, a chemical peel can be done to hasten the recovery and at the same time lessen the pigmentation.
Recently introduced mesotherapy or miconeedling dermaroller technique along with hyaluronic acid serum instillation is yielding rewarding results for the effective treatment of ugly acne scars. And the resistant acne scars are treated by i-Pixel Er:YAG laser.
Frequently Asked Questions
Acne in the acute phase is a problem of pus-filled extensions on the surface of your skin mainly the facial area, while later on it leaves nasty scars over the face. The treatment aims at identifying and addressing your underlying problem if any, followed by planning a customized treatment protocol for each patient. Here is the description of some of the main FAQs and their answer to clear your doubts and queries regarding this treatment. Take a look!!