Acne is a common skin condition that affects most people at some point. It causes spots, oily skin and sometimes skin that's hot or painful to touch.
Acne is very common in teenagers and younger adults. About 80% of people aged 11 to 30 are affected by acne.
Acne is most common in girls from the ages of 14 to 17, and in boys from the ages of 16 to 19.
Most people have acne on and off for several years before their symptoms start to improve as they get older. Acne often disappears when a person is in their mid-twenties. In some cases, acne can continue into adult life. About 5% of women and 1% of men have acne over the age of 25.
Acne most commonly develops on the:
Face – this affects almost everyone with acneBack – this affects more than half of people with acneChest – this affects about 15% of people with acne
At FACEmed we have a multidisciplinary approach to Acne treatment which starts with a visit to our GP department. Dr Peck and Dr Josson-McConnell are experienced GP's who can guide you from the initial assessment of the acne through to a treatment plan that is best suited to you. Treatment may include mild - strong prescription medication depending on the severity of your case and/or referral to a specialist dermatologist. Our GP's will work with you to design a solution that works with you and your lifestyle.
GP Acne Assessment
Why not spread the cost of your treatment with our 0% finance facility. With options for up to 12 months, no deposit & no extra costs, 0% finance is the easy option for paying for your treatment. Please ask a member of our team for more details. Terms and Conditions apply. Minimum £1800.00 spend.
Finance is subject to status. Finance is offered through Medifinance Ltd who is a broker. Medifinance Ltd is authorised & regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.
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