Acne is a very common skin condition that causes pimples mostly on the face, forehead, chest, shoulders and upper back. Acne is a common skin condition where the pores of your skin become blocked by hair, sebum bacteria and dead skin cells. Itís the most common skin condition that people experience. Itís estimated that 80% of people ages 11 to 30 will have at least a mild form of acne, and most people are affected by it at some point in their lives.
The most common spots where you might have acne are your face, forehead, chest, shoulders and upper back. Oil glands are all over your body, but those are the places where there are the most. Acne is largely a hormonal condition thatís driven by androgen hormones, which typically become active during the teenage and young adult years. Sensitivity to these hormones combined with surface bacteria on the skin and fatty acids within oil glands can result in acne.
There are several available treatment options. Chemical peels, dermabrasion, laser resurfacing, microneedling and surgery can all be used to treat acne scars. Basically treatment of acne and acne scars depends upon your age, severity and skin type. Hence it becomes imperative to see the skin specialist in OPD for a proper skin analysis and treatment plan, afetr all this about your face. There are various treatment options for acne treatment that may include either of them or combination of few:
Over the counter creams
face wash and lotions containing salacylic acid
Dr Jayanthi Mala is one of the best and vastly experienced skin specialist and cosmetic surgeon for the treatment of acne and acne scars at Bahra Hospital, Mohali. The cost of treatment for acne depends upon the treatment that is being done. Generally cost of lotions and facewash specifically for acne is not much. Also the cost of chemical peels is also very reasonable at Bahra Hospital, Mohali. All skin treatments need multiple visits to the skin specialist for best results.
Bahra Superspecialty Hospital is the biggest private hospital in the Tricity of Mohali, Chandigarh and Panchkula. Spread over 12 acres, the hospital has 250 beds at present which can be expanded to 1000 beds. Mr. Gurvinder Singh Bahra who is one of the most distinguished educationist in India has setup this hospital in the Kharar area of Mohali, Punjab.
Bahra Hospital has been in the forefront of deploying cutting edge technology for the benefit of its patients. Our Intensive Care Units are equipped with the latest ventilators, monitors and other life saving equipments. The Radiology department has the ultrafast 32 Slice CT Scanner, Ultrasound, Colour Doppler and Digital X-Ray to provide all the diagnostic services inhouse.
Our team of doctors include some of the best medical professionals in the field of Neurosurgery, Neurology, Cardiology, Oncology, Gastroenterology, Pulmonology, Cosmetic Surgery, Orthopedics, Laparoscopic Surgery, Obgyn, Pediatrics, Internal Medicine, Critical Care, ENT, Skin, Psychiatry, Dental and Physical Therapy.
Spread over 12 acres campus, this is the biggest hospital in the Tricity. The hospital which currently has 250 beds will be expanded to 1200 beds. Watch this Virtual Tour
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