Coping With Acne as an Adult

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Pimples, blemishes and acne aren’t just things that teenagers deal with. Despite your parents’ attempts at consolation during your teen years that you’d outgrow the acne, even as an adult you find yourself facing pimples. You can even get acne as an adult if you didn’t have it as a teen. While teenagers can tackle […]

I have sporadic acne scarring on my face.

Question: I have sporadic acne scarring on my face. Is it possible to spot-treat these areas with a chemical peel instead of treating my entire face? Answer: It is certainly possible to spot treat acne scarring though I would personally recommend ProFractional Laser resurfacing over chemical peels since you would need a very deep chemical […]

Can fat injections help to smooth out the scars from adolescent acne problems?

Question: My daughter is 20 and had problems with acne that have finally subsided leaving her with scars. Can fat injections help to smooth out the scars from adolescent acne problems? Answer: Fat injections can definitely improve upon acne scarring but is certainly not going to be 100% effective and requires experienced hands to not […]

I have severe acne on my face and especially my cheeks

Question: I have severe acne on my face and especially my cheeks. I really want to have cheek implants but I am worried that this procedure will be a hindrance to improving my skin condition. Is this something I should be worried about? Answer: No, you really should not worry about cheek implants creating any […]