Beat acne and the scars it leaves behind, with a mix of proven products and therapies in Irvine.

You’re relieved to no longer suffer from acne, but you’re not so happy about the reminders this skin condition have left behind: scars. These scars are frequently caused when serious spots, such as nodules and cysts, burst and damage nearby skin. As you get older, scarring can become even more noticeable because the skin naturally produces less of the firming protein, collagen. Acne is also not a condition limited to childhood and teenagers, so it’s possible you experienced acne later in life or are continuing to battle with it. Regardless of if your scarring is a reminder of childhood trauma … Continue reading

Newport Beach patients learn how to mask the appearance of Acne Scars with dermatology services

We all want to look our best. Unfortunately, for many people, acne can leave permanent scars and cause sufferers to be embarrassed by their appearance. If you are currently dealing with the after-effects of acne, Dr. Farshidi and her team offer patients several treatment options to effectively reduce the appearance of scars. Acne is a condition caused by clogging of the pores from oil, bacteria, and dead skin cells. Patients may experience acne in the form of whiteheads, blackheads, and pimples. Most often, acne scars are the result of one of those lesions becoming inflamed and destroying healthy skin tissue. … Continue reading

Proper diagnosis is a foundation for an effective acne treatment plan in Orange County, CA

Dr. Arta Farshidi understands you may not be at your best when plagued by acne or the scars it has left behind. She and her team want to “discover your new skin, discover a new you” with a range of acne treatments that actually work versus the range of creams, ointments, and astringents that fail to live up to their mighty promises. Getting to know you and your skin Understand the treatment that worked for your friend or family member may not work for you. There isn’t any one magic acne treatment for all, no matter what the clever ads … Continue reading

Newport Beach CA doctor recommends effective products, administers therapies to cure acne

Not all dermatological and medical conditions can be cured. In some cases, the symptoms can only be managed. Dr. Arta Farshidi can treat acne, to help you manage outbreaks and help prevent scars that remain years after spots and bumps subside. Acne Cure in Newport Beach CA Treatment starts with an examination of your skin and medical history, which gives the doctor a better understanding of your acne and its causes. Younger patients may develop acne due to hormonal changes at the onset of puberty. Women may develop acne for the first time due to hormonal fluctuations associated with menstruation, … Continue reading

Wave goodbye to acne with treatment plans customized to type

It is estimated that 40 million to 50 million Americans have acne. While acne is often associated with teens, newborn babies can develop the condition, as well. Some men and women may have had clear skin their whole lives, until they reach middle-age and begin to suffer the occasional breakout. In fact, the American Academy of Dermatology reports cases of late- or adult-onset acne are on the rise. Understanding acne The white, black or red dots, bumps, and lumps characteristic of acne are actually hair follicles that have become clogged with oil and dead skin cells. Hormonal changes are attributed … Continue reading