Acne & Scars
Thanks for your question. I fully agree with the advice from your dermatologist and Dr Ethan.
Accutane carries risks, so if your acne is mild, its best to start with a retin A cream like retacnyl.
Retacnyl can control your acne breakouts and lighten your dark sp...
Thanks for your question. From your description, it sounds like you have hormonally acne which naturally worsens nearer your menses, and during stressful periods. And as Dr Ethan pointed out, changes in humidity play a big part too, so you tend to notice them after y...
Home microdermabrasion kits serve the purpose of simple facial rejuvenation through removal of dead skin and surface impurities. It is a safe and zero downtime treatment and helps with giving you cleaner and clearer skin. There are many such products in the market and...
Acne & Scars
Thank you for your question.
I agree with Dr Ethan that laser is still an option for you despite your eczema prone skin.
The first question is, how stable is your eczema? If it has been well controlled, then you can consider having laser treatments.
The next ques...
Thank you for your question. Threadlift is the rage these days and many clinics offer it. Personally, my choice would depend on 3 factors.
Comfort level – So go for a consult and see if you are comfortable with the doctor.
Efficacy – So look at ...
Thank you for your question. As my esteemed colleagues have given you a very comprehensive answer, allow me to summarise in 3 points.
Rejuran – Great for skin repair and healing, hence reducing skin sensitivity.
Skinboosters – Great...
Thank you for your question. The causes of dark eye circle can be divided into 3 points as my esteemed colleagues have mentioned.
Treating the cause:
Conservative measures include lifestyle changes.
Adequate sleep and taking less coffee and alcohol, ...
Thank you for your question. Given your concern, ideally you should have a formal assessment with a doctor.
Your options include
Nonsurgical – Threads and fillers to carefully lift and sharpen your nose tip
Surgical – Seek consult with a plas...
Thank you for your question on lasers. Essentially, lasers can be divided into 2 main categories, non ablative, aka pigment lasers, and ablative, aka resurfacing lasers.
Pigment Lasers: Good for skin tone issues
What are the benefits of pigment laser treatmen...
This must be very worrying for you. I completely agree with our 2 doctors.
Here’s what I suggest.
Please stop all lightening creams and see a Dermatologist immediately.
What you have sounds very much like PIH (Post inflammatory hyper pigmentation), which i...