Oral medications can be very effective to treat acne problem; however, use of topical creams or antibiotics makes your skin dehydrated along with the antibiotic side effects that include constipation etc. Such treatments are also very expensive and time consuming. Comparatively to this, Laser acne treatment is much more beneficial. The therapist is able to treat the deeper layers of the skin without damaging the outer layers without causing any side effects to the body.
The laser treatment is most often used to reduce the usage of oral medications in treating acne and acne scars. Laser treatment for acne is quite latest and had become very popular in short span of time.
Laser Acne Treatments
Laser acne treatment is used in very certain situations like abolition of scarring caused by acne or by the therapy of active acne. This treatment is usually used by patients who are left with no other options of treating their acne. However, there are people for whom laser acne treatment is their first choice to get rid of their problem.
Laser treatments in acne are used to reduce the oil producing gland of the skin or for reducing the bacteria that cause acne. The therapist is responsible in making the decision which approach is best to use for the patient as both ways are proficient in treating acne.
There are different kinds of laser acne treatment available today. Depending upon the type and severity of the acne these treatments are been used by the therapist.
Blue Light Therapy
In blue light therapy the skin is been exposed to low intensity of blue light that is believed to damage propionibacerium that is responsible for acne. The treatment is painless and to get the best result treatment must base on ongoing chain of sessions.
Pulse Light And Heat Energy Therapy
This therapy includes both the approaches to get rid of the acne that include reducing the sebaceous gland that is responsible for oil production along with damaging propionibacerium.
Diode Laser Therapy
This therapy damages the sebaceous gland in the dermis (the middle layer of the skin) without damaging the surface of the skin. This therapy is painful but can be controlled with the use of analgesics.
Photo Dynamic Therapy
This therapy includes the use of medication along with the light therapy. A medication named photo sensitizing agent is been applied on the area that is been treated. This medication is used to augment the light therapy effects.
Your Expectations for the Laser Treatment
Laser acne treatment will surely meet up your expectations however you need to wait for the desired outcome until the therapy is complete. Immediately after each session of laser therapy your skin will turn to become red, there might be itching or swelling at the treated area but after few hours these side effects will lessen and you can notice the result of the treatment.
Laser acne treatment is much more beneficial and less time consuming than other kind of treatment. However, be sure to get the laser treatment from an expert to get desire result of having clearer skin in an easy way.