Congested skin is caused by a build-up of dead skin cells that have been compacted within the follicles of our skin. If left untreated, these cells can mix with sebum and develop into congested follicles, blackheads, and white heads and even pustules. We can end up with a rough dull and thickened skin texture if we do not regularly cleanse and exfoliate the area. The are many non-invasive treatments that provide effective results.
A blackhead occurs when on open follicle becomes compacted with dead keratinized skin cells. This follicle is open which oxidization happens leading to blackening of the tip.
Whiteheads develop when the keratinized dead skin cells and sebum blocks a follicle. These are closed so no oxidization happens instead they may have a white tip. These can develop further into pustules.
Skin Treatment Options
Mechanically resurfaces the outer most layer of the epidermis. Removing excess of dead skin cells preventing any build up within our follicles preventing breakouts and evening the skin tone by cutting back the superficial layers of the epidermis. This treatment can be performed before many peel treatments for best results.
These peels contain powerful active ingredients, Alpha and Beta Hydroxy Acids, to resurface the outer layer of the epidermis to boost cellular rejuvenation and renewal. A proven way to remove unwanted dead skin cells preventing pore blockages and cutting back the superficial epidermal layer diminishing pitted scaring or uneven textures to the skin.
There is a choice of Salicylic, Lactic and Mandelic peel treatments that have proven effective results with no down time.
Working on a cellular level this treatment uses advanced technology to deeply deliver a combination of red and infrared light which has a penetrative depth of 633nm. This is a safe and effective treatment that targets the skin cells deep in the dermal layer to promote cellular renewal and a faster healing response. This treatment can be incorporated with many different treatment programs for extra strengthening and healing benefits.
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