Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

FAB Skin Clinic is widely recognised as a leading authority in Cosmetic and Aesthetic services. We offer a range of results aesthetic treatments to suit all ages and all skin types. Our doctors are highly qualified with MBBS,DDVL MD , FMC holding masters degree in DERMATOLOGY COSMETOLOGY AND TRICHOLOGY.

Laser Hair Removal

Laser machines are attracted by , the dark pigment that gives colour to hair. The laser tracks this pigment to the root of each hair and then releases heat energy, causing enough damage to the hair follicle to obstruct growth. As these excess hair treatments can only target the hair that is presently in a state of growth, a series of sessions is usually required to guarantee a long-lasting final outcome

The size and “topography” of the area treated factors deermine As a general rule, legs and backs take an hour to an hour and a half, while an upper lip or the tops of ears may require eight to 10 minutes. The front of the neck or underarms can take as little as 20 minutes.

Most of the clinics tell you that it will take six to eight treatments to achieve clearance of an area. We have some clients who are happy after four treatments,. the only other “permanent” hair removal method. Ultimately it depends on the health status and medical history of a patients,which differs from person to person.

Intense pulsed light, technology functions in almost the same way as laser to disable hair follicles and permanently reduce hair growth. It is safer, more comfortable, more versatile. LaserLight clients have experienced great succes At ipl LaserLight, our light-haired and tanned and tanning clients have been quite happy with the results they have achieve

Waxing, tweezing and depilatory creams are among the top offenders for stimulating hair growth. When a hair root is pulled at or tugged on to remove it, a blood supply rushes to the area nourishing the hair follicle. When this process is done regularly the result is growth of very coarse, deep rooted hairs.

Laser Vaginal Rejuvenation

No, absolutely painless , non sensible comfort based treatment, offered only under the supervision of registered practitioners only.

A woman may choose to seek vaginoplasty to correct the stretched musculature of the vagina after childbirth, after a particular age to improve their sex life. improve tightness and appearance of the vagina and their ability to sexually satisfy their partner

The procedure is absolutely safest and most confidential,treating only the loosened collegen tissue, and not involving the internal organs.

Acne
  • * Hormones.
  • * Androgen is a type of hormone, the levels of which rise when adolescence begins. In women, it gets converted into estrogen..
  • * Rising androgen levels cause the oil glands under the skin to grow. The enlarged gland produces more sebum. Excessive sebum can break down cellular walls in the pores, causing bacteria to grow..
  • * Sebaceous gland blockage.
  • * Bacteria and inflammation. Increased numbers of acne bacteria (Propionibacterium acnes) accumulate in the duct and contribute to the inflammation that develops in the pimples.
  • * Genetics. Hereditary factors contribute, however it is not known exactly how this works.
  • * Stress. Adrenal glands produce more androgens when an individual is stressed. This can make acne worse.
  • * Diet. Certain diets may contribute to the development of acne, however good scientific data is lacking.
  • * Occupation. In rare cases people working in certain industries may develop occupational acne where strict Work Health and Safety regulations have not been observed.

There are many safe and effective acne treatments. However, it takes patience and persistence, at least 6 to 8 weeks, (including chemical peels topical treatment, antibiotics , hormonal therapy or systemic retinoids).

Improvements that may be seen with treatment include fewer acne lesions, less severe inflammation in the papules/pustules and more rapid healing. As inflammation heals, the acne spots may appear pink, red or even purple .

In severe acne, scarring can occur because of deeper, more severe inflammation, nodules and cysts. and in some people they may leave a brown mark that usually, but not always, fades with timeAcne is often characterised by flare-ups and acne free periods. This may continue for 3 to 5 years, but with consistent and persistent treatment the flare-ups can be minimised and long-term side effects reduced.

No, there can be a bacterial component to acne, but organisms are part of the normal skin flora. They cause inflammation but not infection. Acne cannot be transmitted to others.

Nicotine promotes comedone (blackhead and whitehead) formation.

You should not squeeze spots as this can cause scarring.

Acne does run in families. If your parents had acne, there may be a chance that you will, but most acne occurs sporadically, for no obvious reason.

Acne scars are the result of the body’s inflammatory response to acne lesions..". Although no single treatment is best for everyone, an acne chemical peel may provide effective treatment for some patients' deep acne scars., more than one treatment may be necessary. Another alternative for deep acne scars is laser skin resurfacing.

Acne Scars

Every two to three weeks durations sessions will be planned.a minimu of 6 sesionwoiuld be require to reduce the visibility of the scars.

Redness swelling of the face is sen after the laser, There would be a little down time of 24 hours required soon after the procedure. Is the treatment painful, The treatment almost pinless and the patient may experience a needling sensation with the mesotherpy and lasers

It takes 3 to 4 months to see maximum changes

Depends on the severity and depth of the scars ,and the mode of treatment choosedby the patient. FORE MORE DETAILS BOOK IN APPOINTMENT