Isn’t acne the worst? Whether you are 16 or 40, acne actually hurts and is devastating emotionally. You feel like you can’t control whether or not it is going to appear or not. Genetics is a factor with acne. So is your environment. Do you dread Salt Lake City’s inversion days for multiple reasons? The air is bad for our lungs and bad for our skin! Even if you don’t have genetics or the environment on your side, there ARE things you can do to get in control of your acne.
First of all, if you are struggling with acne, know that you are not alone. Many people, at one time or another, have suffered through acne. Even though acne seems impossible to predict or control, there are some great treatments available that can make a huge difference with acne and the overall appearance of your skin. Some of them may surprise you.
Did you know, for example, that lasers are not only great for hair removal but can really help reduce the appearance of acne scars and may even help acne to go away? Here are some great options that can help you deal with acne and be a more confident you.
Clear and Brilliant laser treatment
The Clear and Brilliant laser treatment is awesome because the treatment is completed in only one session with little or no downtime. It is really gentle on the skin but lightens and brightens beautifully. It will help with the appearance of acne scars and will reduce the size of pores.
Regenlite laser treatment
Regenlite is another gentle laser that can improve your skin, especially if you have acne. This type of laser kills bacteria on the surface of the skin that may contribute to acne and skin infections. It also stimulates the skin to repair itself. The body does this by producing collagen. The great thing with Regenlite is that while it improves acne, it rejuvenates your skin overall, helping it look younger and reduce the appearance of wrinkles and acne scars.
You will see a benefit after one session but may want at least 3 to see the results you want.
Ematrix laser treatment
The eMatrix is a laser that gently resurfaces the skin. It is idea for acne scarring, fine lines and wrinkles, and all over rejuvenation.
YAG laser treatment
The YAG laser is another gentle laser that can be used for number of different conditions, with acne being one of them. YAG lasers kill bacteria and disable overactive oil glands in the skin. They also stimulate your body to produce collagen and elastin, reducing the appearance of acne scars.
Microdermabrasian is another gentle treatment for acne-prone skin. It gentle exfoliated the surface of your skin to reveal younger and healthier looking skin. It can be helpful in removing acne scars and in some cases can help active acne to heal. If you have active acne, have the doctor evaluate your acne before going ahead with this procedure.
Skin products can be expensive but the right ones can make a difference with how our skin looks and feels. We carry the-best-of-the-best medical grade skincare. You won’t find anything better anywhere in Utah. Come in for a free consultation to learn about the products that would be best for you.
We carry these great product lines:
- Elta MD
- Sugar Bear Vitamins
- Jane Iredale
- Formula 82