Prescription Medication

Prescription medication continues to be one of the potential solutions for acne problems. In certain cases medication can be combined with other methods of acne treatment, in order to achieve best results. Dr. Khan provides complementary consultations in order to determine what treatment protocol would best fit your skin condition.

 

Chemical Peels

GentleCare Laser Aesthetics provides a variety of chemical peels that can be utilized in the treatment of acne problems. In certain cases chemical peels can be sequentially combined with other methods of acne treatment, in order to achive best results. Dr. Khan provides complementary consultations in order to determine what treatment protocol would best fit your skin condition. Some of the chemical peels offered at GentleCare Laser include:

  • ViPeel
  • AHA Peel
  • TCA Peel
Laser Therapy and IPL

Laser and IPL (intense Pulsed Light) therapy has been used for acne treatments also.  This works best when used in conjunction with either acne products or Chemical peels.  This can help to reduce the intensity of acne breakouts but also start to improve acne scarring.  If patients have been on Retinol prescription products for some time however, they must be off of it for 6 months to a year before laser can be applied due to increased sensitivity.  Come in for a free consultation to see what best fits your acne needs.

Micro Needling

New to GentleCare Laser Aesthetics! This is an innovative way to help improve acne and acne scarring.  Considering the pathophysiology of what causes acne, it is best to combine therapies to achieve the best outcomes.  Dr Tariq Khan, Orange County , Tustin CA, will help you to determine the best treatment package for your acne needs.

VI PEEL ACNE is one of the most effective Acne treatments available today! We offer this peel at out Tustin location. VI PEEL ACNE contains a peel formula plus powerful ingredients for superior, consistent results for patients:

  • Benzoyl Peroxide removes bacteria, clears the pores & increases cell turnover
  • Salicylic Acid: causes the cells of the epidermis to shed, opening clogged pores and neutralizing the bacteria within while constricting the pore diameter to prevent further clogging
  • Vitamin C: A powerful antioxidant to remove toxins from the environment Kojic Acid: brightens skin and reduces acne scars