Frequently Asked Questions for Laser Acne
Do lasers work to clear acne?
Lasers and LED therapies are one of the best ways to treat acne today.
The absorption of light lead to photo-activation of the Porphyrin, which is a chromophore that absorbs the light from the laser. This then causes the formation of a singlet oxygen within the bacteria that breaks down the propioni bacterium acne bacteria, therefore, clearing of the acne lesion.
Are there any other acne treatments available?
Yes. There are peels , dermal needling, advanced dermal levelling and microdermabraion treatments. These treatments work in conjunction with laser for the best possible result
Are there any side effects of laser therapy?
You may experience a mild redness of the skin after the treatment, by apply cool compresses and laser care will help reduce the redness