Acne is a common skin condition that begins with greasy secretions from the skin’s sebaceous glands. The overproduction of oil plugs openings of hair follicles. Swollen, tender inflammations, pimples, lumps or nodules can develop and create an unsightly appearance on the face. Acne is most commonly found on the face but can also occur on the neck, back, shoulders, chest and upper arms. Acne can be a genetic, hormonal, or stress related condition. Although acne affects those during the stages of hormonal imbalance the most often, such as during puberty or pregnancy, about 20 percent of all cases occur in adults.
Acne treatment that uses Photopneumatic technology that uses a pore cleansing vacuum to extract dirt, blackheads, and excess oil deep within pores, accompanied with a broadband light that destroys acne causing bacteria while reducing redness. The vacuum and gentle pressure helps destroy acne causing bacteria. This helps soften and remove the pimples, dead cells and other debris from deep within your pores. A clearer and more purified skin is left behind, leaving the patient a cleaner result. The acne destroying bacteria is destroyed and skin will even feel tighter.
This acne treatment is effective on all skin types from those with mild to severe acne. Isolaz treatment can also be used as a complementary treatment to other acne regimes, such as topical treatments or other laser procedures. The amount of Isolaz treatments vary on the severity, although most treat within five visits. This quick but effective procedure requires no downtime and does not cause your skin to become more sensitive.