Acne or Acne Vulgaris is a skin condition that occurs when the hair follicles become clogged with dead skin cells and oil. Typical characteristics of acne include:
• Greasy and combination skin
Acne can affect the face, chest and back and can often be painful and uncomfortable along with affecting confidence and wellbeing. Acne not only affects teenagers but can be a persistent issue for people in their 20’s, 30’s and even 40’s.
At 152 Harley Street, we truly are experts in the treatment and prevention of acne and acne scarring and are proud to offer cutting-edge treatments that are not available elsewhere, including our bespoke combination therapy for acne scarring. We understand that everyone’s skin and acne is different and this is the reason why we adopt a holistic and team approach to the treatment of acne, to ensure that you receive a treatment plan that is perfectly suited to your individual needs and sometimes from more than one specialist at 152.
Depending on the stage and severity of your acne, there are many ways in which our expert Consultant Dermatologists can help you, including:
- Bespoke Combination Therapy for Acne Scarring (a combination of subcision, punch excision & Co2 laser)
- Medical grade skin peels and skincare
- UltraPulse Co2 Laser