Dealing with active acne and the aftermath of stubborn scars can be a challenging and frustrating journey. But fear not, as effective treatments are available to help you achieve the clear and smooth skin you desire. This comprehensive guide will delve into the world of Active Acne & Scar Treatment, exploring the various options available to tackle active breakouts, fade scars, and restore your confidence in your skin.
Active acne refers to current and ongoing breakouts characterized by red, inflamed pimples, whiteheads, and blackheads. Acne can be caused by factors such as hormonal changes, genetics, stress, and improper skincare routines. If left untreated, acne may lead to scarring, which can persist long after the active breakouts subside. Acne scars can manifest as pitted or raised marks on the skin, impacting its texture and appearance.
Active acne is common and unpleasant. It affects millions of people in Canada, and one of the most common types is called cystic acne. Treatments for acne can vary from oral medications to topical solution, and now more advanced technologies are used to treat acne-related skin conditions. Active acne, especially cystic acne, can be painful, nasty, and embarrassing at times.
Patients who suffer from persistent active acne or cystic acne are ideal candidates for treating their acne with the Fotona Dynamis laser system. Improvements in the condition of the skin can be seen in about a week, with gradual improvements over a few weeks. People with aggressive forms of acne usually require a series of treatments with a prescribed skincare regimen to improve the overall general health of the skin from the inside out.
Fotona’s laser treatment reduces acne inflammation through photoselective absorption and controlled heating effects. Fotona’s high powered Nd:YAG laser safely penetrates the skin to an optimal treatment depth to thermally and selectively destroy overactive sebaceous glands.
In addition to its thermal penetration effects, the Nd:YAG acne laser treatment also accelerates the healing process and stimulates collagen remodeling, an important step in the long-term treatment of acne.
For treating problematic acne scars, Fotona’s Er:YAG laser wavelength is ideal for gentle ablative scar revision. The Er:YAG laser safely and effectively provides the minimal penetration depth required for light resurfacing of acne-scarred skin, helping to improve skin texture and tone. Unlike chemical peels and dermabrasion, laser skin resurfacing allows the penetration depth to be precisely controlled. The laser gently vaporizes micron-thin layers of the acne-scarred surface to reveal healthy, undamaged skin below. Additionally laser resurfacing is a fast, safe and simple procedure.
Firstly the module is a revolutionary machine. Fotona has the capacity to effectively treat acne. The thermal effects of these two lasers produce disinfecting properties. The laser micro punctures the holes causing immediate drainage of the pus-filled cyst. Finally this provides the patient with relief from the pressure the cyst was causing. Therefore Assisting the tissue and disinfecting the newly treated area to prevent reoccurrence.