Solutions

Choosing the Correct Treatment Option

To achieve optimal results, you may require a combination of treatment modalities. In most cases, you’ll require a course of treatments. Remember, best results are seen months later.

Avoiding the sun, applying sun block 2 to 3 times daily and using active creams will enhance your results. Maintaining a healthy skin is vital.

1. Start off by addressing your main concern.
2. How quickly do you want to see results?
3. What results do you want to achieve?
4. Are your expectations realistic?
5.Can you afford downtime?
6. How much money do you want to spend?

Conditions Treatment Options
Acne Medication, topical creams, superficial chemical peels, microdermabrasion, needling
Acne scarring Depending on the depth: chemical peels, microdermabrasion, needling, fractional resurfacing laser
Ageing arms IPL, chemical peels, needling, fractional resurfacing laser
Ageing chest IPL, chemical peels, needling, fractional resurfacing lasers, fillers
Ageing hands IPL, chemical peels, needling, fillers
Alopecia Topical medication, Excimer Laser, needling
Ashy Dermatosis (darkening of face, neck, arms and trunk – commonly found on dark skins) Q-Switched ND:Yag Laser
Burn scars Vascular Laser, Fractional Resurfacing Laser, needling
Cafe Au Lait Macule (light to dark brown birthmark) Q-Switched ND:Yag Laser
Cherry Angioma (raised round blood vessel) IPL, Vascular Laser, ND:Yag Laser
Deep lines Medium to deep chemical peels, fractional resurfacing, needling, fillers
Dehydrated skins Topical cream, chemical peels, microdermabrasion
Dermatosis Papulosa Nigra (DPN) Cautery
Dyschromia (mottled facial pigmentation) IPL, chemical peels
Enlarged pores Chemical peels, microdermabrasion, needling, fractional resurfacing laser, medication, topical creams
Excessive perspiration Botox®
Exogenous Ochronosis (darkening of skin due to long term use of Hydroquinone) Q-Switched ND:Yag Laser (may not be successful for everyone)
Freckles Chemical peels, IPL, topical cream
Hair removal Alexandrite and ND:Yag Lasers
Hemangioma (Growing blood vessel in infants) Vascular Laser, medication
Hypertrophic and keloid scars (raised) Vascular Laser, Fractional Resurfacing Laser, cortisone injections, needling
Ingrown hairs Alexandrite and ND:Yag Lasers
Keratosis Pilaris (rough arms) Chemical peels, topical creams
Leg veins Sclerotherapy (injection), vascular laser
Lentigines (smooth flat round sun spots) IPL, V Beam Laser, Q-Switch ND:Yag Laser, chemical peels, freezing
Loose skin Utims Mini, Fractional Resurfacing Laser, deep chemical peels, needling
Melasma/Chloasma Topical cream, chemical peels, microdermabrasion
Moles Shaving, excision (based on diagnosis), best to leave a harmless mole
Nail fungal infection ND:Yag Laser
Nevus of Ota (blue birthmark) Q-Switched ND:Yag Laser
Oily skin Chemical peels, microdermabrasion, medication, topical cream
Pigmentation Correct diagnosis as there are many forms of pigmentation
Poikiloderma of Civatte (neck discolouration) IPL, Vascular Laser, Chemical Peels, Needling, topical creams
Port Wine Stain (red birthmark) Vascular Laser
Post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation Topical cream, Q-Switched ND:Yag, Chemical Peels, Microdermabrasion
Scars Depending on the depth: chemical peels, microdermabrasion, needling, fractional resurfacing laser
Spider Angioma (blood vessel with a body and legs) IPL, Vascular laser
Stretch Marks (red) Vascular laser, fractional resurfacing laser, needling, chemical peels, topical cream
Sun damage Chemical Peels, microdermabrasion, IPL, Fractional Resurfacing Lasers, Needling
Tattoo removal Q-Switched ND:Yag
Telangiectasia (broken facial veins) IPL, Vascular Laser
Vascular lesions(blood vessels) IPL, Vascular Laser, ND:Yag Laser
Venous Lake (blue/purple blood vessel on lip) ND:Yag Laser, Vascular Laser
Vitiligo Excimer Laser, medication
Warts Vascular Laser
Wrinkles Chemical Peels, microdermabrasion, IPL, Fractional Resurfacing Lasers, Needling, injections