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What is acne?

Acne is an inflammation of the oil glands that usually affects the face, chest and upper back. Acne lesions can appear as blackheads, whiteheads, pimples or large cysts. The condition is most common among teenagers but it can start or continue into adulthood. Today there are many excellent treatments designed to clear acne and prevent…

What are chemical peels used for?

Chemical peels are used for the treatment of photoaging (from sun damage), wrinkles, scarring, acne, precancerous lesions, and discoloration including melasma, freckles and age spots.