Acne is one of the most common skin conditions worldwide today. It doesn’t discriminate, affecting teenagers and adults, men and women alike, yet it’s a subject that is rarely discussed and when it is, the myths surrounding the subject make it hard to fathom the facts from the fiction. Click here for a detailed FAQ’s on Acne.
Our aim is to bust the acne myths and tell it how it is. We understand the huge impact that acne can have on your life; causing embarrassment, affecting self-esteem and personal relationships – in short, it really gets you down. At the Harley Street Skin Clinic (through many years of trial and error!) we’ve come up with effective treatments and skincare that really work to clear up acne and dramatically reduce acne scarring. Our proven methods of combining skincare, at home treatments and in some cases medication work to clear up skin quickly and effectively and they won’t break the bank.
These are actually blocked pores full of sebum and dead skin. To get rid of open pores you have to unblock the skin to allow the pores to minimize. There are several ways we can deal with this; sometimes using good skincare with AHA’s can be enough, other treatments include chemical peels, SmartXide laser or in some cases muscle relaxing injections which help to allow the pores to close if injected superficially.