Whiteheads and Blackheads Extraction in Ottawa
Acne, commonly called as ‘Pimples’ or ‘zits’ is a skin disorder when a pore gets clogged with dead skin and oils. This type of skin inflammation causes either Whiteheads or Blackheads. Although Whiteheads and Blackheads aren’t a dangerous disease, it gives the most embarrassing moment when the spots are noticeable on your face. It is a chronic condition and is a common disease that normally affects about 85% of adolescents and young adults.
There are various treatments and procedures to cure whiteheads and blackheads. However, understanding the cause can give the idea to provide the most comprehensive approach to treat acne, scars, and restoration of healthy skin.
Sama Skin Care and Laser Treatment in Ottawa, provides the excellent services to cure whiteheads and blackheads using advanced techniques and procedures to rejuvenate your looks.
A whitehead is a feature of acne, a common skin condition that involves when dead skin cells, oil, and bacteria is blocked and remains closed on the top surface of the pores and are trapped within the pores. Since the pores remain closed, the air cannot reach the follicle through the surface of the pores, and the material is not oxidized. The dermatologist called this type as a ‘closed comedones.’
The development of clogged pores has many reasons and one of them is hormonal changes, which are the common types of acne. These may be due to puberty, menstruation, pregnancy, and menopause.
A blackhead is a type of acne, a common skin disorder formed when dead skin cells, oil, and bacteria is blocked and the part of the pore at the surface of the skin is stretched and open. Since the blackhead is open at the surface of the skin, the plug turns black in color due to filling sebum oxidizing in the air. Medically this type is called as ‘open comedones.’
There are several reasons that result to blackheads, but a hormonal change during puberty is the most common cause that triggers the excess of sebum.
Some of the other factors involving whiteheads and blackheads are the certain type of cosmetic and facial products, clothing, extreme humidity, and sweating. Dietary and side effects of the medication may also be the reason that results in skin cell changes.
The treatment is the most sought treatment in skin care by qualified and experienced dermatologists and benefits to patients.
The Comedo treatment procedure requires just 30-40 minutes and it is a cost-effective treatment in Sama Skin Care. It doesn’t require downtime. It is the most widely used methods of treatment for acne vulgaris. This type of procedure reduces the number of future inflamed lesions and the recurrence rate of comedones.
Whiteheads and Blackheads Extraction treatment by Sama Skin Care is performed carefully and properly around the whitehead or blackhead. A patient has to follow certain guidelines post-comedo extraction method. Open wound may be there after the procedure, but unnoticeable and a small amount of astringent to the treated areas to protect from bacteria or this might cause another outbreak. After applying a stringent the skin needs to be kept moist to avoid drying out.