Do you suffer with oily skin & breakouts, pimples, open pores, millia, whiteheads, or blackheads?
Have you had enough of acne causing spots and oily skin, and sometimes skin that is hot or painful to touch? Do you feel that breakouts and oily skin make you self-conscious and moody? Do you wish you didn’t have to wear heavy cover up makeup products when you would prefer not to? If that is the case, then let me tell you that you are not alone! This may come as a surprise, as you might think that acne is something that only teenagers suffer from, but adult acne can affect up to 55% of us! 650 million people globally are affected by acne. 25% of men and 50% of women suffer from acne outbreaks at some point in their lives.
At Vie Aesthetics we offer a complete system for acne prone skin, that includes diagnosis, treatment, and home protocols for maintenance and prevention. We also believe very strongly in educating our patients to address the widespread misinformation and myths about acne. With this blog we hope to shed some more light on issues around, and the treatment of, acne and oily skin in order to achieve clear, even, radiant, and healthy skin.
Firstly though, let’s look at what acne is…