Acne, a common skin condition that appears in oil-producing areas of the body such as the face, chest, back and sometimes the neck and upper arms. Although it normally occurs in teenagers, acne can affect any person at any age and at some point over 80% of the population suffers from it.
The effects of acne go far beyond the skin blemishes that it causes. Acne can have lasting psychological effect such as decreased self-esteem, lowered self-confidence and can can lead to social withdrawal and depression.
DermaPhil Laser and Skin Care Center offers several treatments that are highly effective in treating acne. These treatments include photodynamic therapy, specialized chemical peels and products that can be used at home.