Conditions

PROBLEM SKIN

Acne, breakouts, congestion, large pores and problem skin are common skin concerns that affect both young and old. If left untreated or treated in the wrong way, they can also lead to further skin problems including scarring, redness, hyperpigmentation and general inflammation. Quite often debilitating, they can significantly impact our self-confidence.  

COMMON CONCERNS 

  • Acne 
  • Congestion and breakouts 
  • Blackheads 
  • Oily skin 
  • Rosacea 
  • Melasma 

CAUSES 

Acne is the result of overactive sebaceous glands and excess skin cell production, resulting in blackheads, whiteheads and cysts. Genetics and hormones are the primary impacting factors, but in some cases, it may be an external factor that can be causing, if not increasing, the severity of breakouts.  In both cases this changed hormonal activity stimulates an over production of oil.

At the same time the skin becomes thicker as cells no longer exfoliate in an organised way leading to congestion which is a mix of oil and dead skin cells. This provides the perfect breeding ground for Propionibacterium acnes (P acnes). This bacterium is responsible for the redness and inflammation that most often progresses on to the cysts and whiteheads.  

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TREATMENTS FOR PROBLEM SKIN

Not all acne is the same and treatments need to be tailored to your specific needs to achieve the best results. Because acne is a stubborn and persistent condition, our skilled clinicians know the most effective way to tackle it is via a combination of treatment modalities. 

At Artisan, we offer a range of treatments to assist in the treatment and management of acne and problem skin. 

HydraFacial MD™
HydraFacial MD™
HydraFacial MD™ is a gentle, non-invasive facial treatment that stimulates collagen and elastin while resurfacing the skin for a clearer, healthier and more vibrant complexion. 
downtime NO
Pain ○○○○○
Treatment Time 45 Minutes
Skin Needling
Skin Needling
Reduce wrinkles and fine lines, tighten and improve elasticity, shrink enlarged pores and minimise scarring with skin needling.
downtime No
Pain ●○○○○
Treatment Time 30 Minutes (+30 minutes numbing cream prep)
Laser Genesis™
Laser Genesis™
Reduce redness and rosacea, shrink pores, smooth wrinkles and improve skin texture, tone and the appearance of scars with our popular Laser Genesis™ treatment.
downtime No
Pain ○○○○○
Treatment Time From 30 Minutes

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