Skincare Concerns: Acne Treatment
From teenage to adult acne, it is important to customize a skincare regimen and treatment plan that best suits your skin and lifestyle. Pūr Skin Clinic’s goal is to help you obtain confidence by helping you achieve beautiful skin. One of our providers will help you create a personalized plan to treat your acne. Your acne treatment plan includes medical grade skincare products for your daily regimen, a customized chemical peel series and facials treatments and/or laser treatments to target scarring from past breakouts.
Prevent & Protect:
- Avoid touching your face and picking at acne lesions, this can lead to potential infection and long term scarring.
- Cleanse your skin twice daily with the Clarisonic Pro system with acne brush. The sonic cleansing device will clean into your pore instead of just the surface of your skin, relieving the pores of accumulated debris and build up.
- Most acne clients will notice sufficient relief with products containing salicylic acid
- *Drugstore Find: Benzoyl peroxide 5% spot treatment
- Drink at least 6-8 glasses of water daily to keep pores clear
- Take a zinc supplement daily between 8mg-11mg a day or eat a high zinc diet to help wounds heal faster
- Incorporate Selenium into your diet. Animal products contain high concentrations of selenium (Salmon, Shrimp, Turkey, Tuna, Cod) to help improve acne redness and skin discoloration
- Eating probiotic foods, including bananas, yogurt, honey and artichokes help the body digest food properly and absorb essential nutrients, preventing toxins from building up on the skin and clogging pores.
- Chemical Peels
- Smooth the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, roughness and uneven skin tone and scaring
- Clear Skin Acne Treatment
- Offers the skin a deep cleanse, removes dead skin cells and treats existing and prevents future breakouts
- Palomar Fractionated 1540 Treatment
- A revolutionary non invasive laser designed to dramatically improve skin texture, pigmentation, including the treatment of fine lines and wrinkles, acne scars and surgical scars, brown spots, melisma and stretch marks.
- iS Clinical Cleansing Complex
- Deep cleans skin and pores without drying while gently resurfaces and removes dead skin cells
- SkinMedica Purifying Toner
- Acne treatment that helps prevent acne blemishes
- iS Clinical Active Serum
- Reduces the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, hyperpigmentation and acne
- SkinMedica Ultra Sheer Moisturizer
- Lightweight noncomedogenic moisturizer
- SkinMedica 15% AHA+BHA Cream
- Exfoliates and improves tone and texture revealing brighter skin
- Colorescience Sunforgettable Retractable Brush SPF 30 or 50
- Highly refined mineral sunscreen provides safe, non irritating, UVA and UVB sun protection. The self dispensing powder brush makes it easy to apply and reapply throughout the day.
- Clarisonic Pro
- The patented sonic cleansing technology works with the skins natural elasticity, oscillating at a sonic frequency that produces over 300 movements per second. This works to loosen dirt and oil, removing deep-seated impurities from pores and priming the skin to better absorb topical treatments.