Whiteheads and blackheads are caused by formation of comedone plugs. Comedones result from hyperproduction of oil that gets trapped underneath the skin. They are transformed into pimples when inflammation sets in together with the colonisation of the Propionibacterium acnes bacteria.
Acne is disfiguring. It poses a negative consequence on one’s self-esteem.
If you are suffering from this condition, our anti-acne treatments can help you reclaim the clear skin you once had and restore your lost confidence.
This utilizes alpha-hydroxy acids which dissolve the buildup of skin overlying pimples, whiteheads and blackheads. It is best performed prior to acne surgery for ease of comedone extraction and for reduction of trauma to the skin. It also aids in the lightening of dark marks left by old acne.
Acne on the chest, shoulders and back also respond to this treatment.
Price: Starts at P 1,120
Acne Surgery / Extraction
This is a very minimally invasive procedure that involves the mechanical removal of comedones using a blunt extractor. Especially when long-standing and huge, they must be taken out to prevent scarring, pigmentation and enlargement of pores. But doing this on your own can lead to serious complications. Leave it to the experts. Come home with skin that feels cleaner after the treatment.
Price: Starts at P 600 (acne surgery-performed by the doctor) / P 200 (extraction-performed by a therapist)
Intralesional Steroid Injection
Large pimples called “nodulocystic acne” may leave disturbing complications such as scars, pigmentation and enlarged pores. Injection of steroids effectively controls the inflammation, thereby lessening the chances of complications. The bumps swiftly flatten within 24 hours after injection. A life-saving quick fix indeed!
Price: Starts at P 600
Windsor Clarifying Polish
Unlike those spa-grade diamond peel machines in the market that merely scratch the surface, our high-powered equipment efficiently scrapes off and sucks out the build-up of dead skin together with superficial blackheads and whiteheads. In just a few minutes, the skin is given a fresher and glowing appearance.
The effects last for only a month as skin gets replenished every 28-30 days. Despite the need for monthly repetition, this anti-comedone solution still proves to be very economical as chemical peels are relatively costlier. The procedure is more suitable for patients with mainly comedonal acne (mostly blackheads and whiteheads)
Get that pinkish and luminescent glow with the Windsor Clarifying Polish.
Price – Starts at P600
Fractional Laser Resurfacing
Acne often leaves elevated and/or depressed scars. It also causes enlargement of pores.
The Palomar Lux 1540 fractional resurfacing is the intelligent approach to treating textural irregularities. Suffer no more from marks left by your battle with acne.
Price – Starts at P3,250
Kensington Brightening Deep Peel
Acne typically leaves unsightly dark spots which can take months to years to disappear. Although they eventually fade over time, the Kensington Brightening Deep Peel can fast-track the process.
Price – Starts at P 1,150
After healing, acne leaves undesirable dark spots which can persist from months to years. Infusion of lightening agents through Ionto-Infusion/Sono-Infusion aids in making these spots fade away more quickly.
Price – Starts at Php 900