Acne can affect people of all ages and can range from mild to severe. There are both cosmetic and medical ways to treat acne, that is why it’s so important to consult with a medical physician.
Dr. Wang offers a variety of treatment options for mild to severe acne. Depending on the condition, medical options include topical retinoids (vitamin A derivatives), hormonal medications, oral retinoids, and antibiotics.
Even after acne is gone, it can often leave behind scars that can last a lifetime.
Scarring caused by acne is very common. Most people will have acne scars that are mild, however, some will have scars that are significant, even affecting their confidence and self-esteem. While the best approach for scarring is prevention by quickly treating acne.