Women’s Health: Best Acne Treatment

27 Mar 2017 | Category: Cosmetic

Women’s Health feature the growing problem of adult acne. 

women's healthThe feature introduces the problem:

“It’s easy to fall into the trap of thinking that you’ll only ever need the best acne treatment when you’re a teenager. But, according to recent reports, adult acne is on the rise with a 200% increase in cases over the past year.”

The statistics say:

  • Women are most affected with 44% of females now suffering
  • More than twice the numbers of male acne sufferers
  • 9 out of 10 women say acne has a negative impact on self-perception
  • 36% of women over 25 say they get comments because of their skin problems

Stress, Lifestyle and Acne

Dr Ross Perry provided expert input for the feature, saying that stress and a busy lifestyle were part of the reason why women were so afflicted.

Acne Treatments

Women’s Health recommended a series of products with ingredients which could help women treating their acne at home, including:

  • Murad clarifying body spray containing salicylic and glycolic acid to clear pores – ideal for body/back acne
  • Acne cleanser containing salicylic acid
  • Overnight sulfur paste
  • Concentrated spot gel
  • Concealer with antioxidants
  • Blemish control gel with ingredients to tackle inflammation

Women’s Health – Read Feature in Full

‘Best acne treatment: from quick fixes to overnight masks’

Read the article in full at:  https://www.womenshealthmag.com/uk/beauty/skin/a706463/best-acne-treatment/

doctor ross perryDR ROSS PERRY

Dr Ross Perry regularly provides expert comment and advises the media on a range of skincare and health-related issues.

He has particular expertise in skin surgery mole removal, sun damage and melanoma; having removed thousands of moles in his career, both within the NHS and privately through Cosmedics Skin Clinics.


Professional Acne Treatment


There are now professional beauty treatments which can be used to improve acne.

ClearSkin is a laser acne treatment available at Cosmedics’ Putney Beauty Salon. The revolutionary system uses non-ablative laser to destroy the overactive bacteria causing the inflammation within the skin, then exfoliates the skin to remove unwanted substances from the pores, leaving skin intensely clean. The laser also stimulates skin healing, leaving it healthier and more radiant.


Cosmedics Skin Clinics was established in 2003 and has built up an excellent reputation for cosmetic and medical treatments, carried out by GMC Registered Doctors.  The company offer a full range of cosmetic treatments, including popular lip enhancement and wrinkle relaxing injections, dermal fillers; plus medical treatments including mole removal, thread vein treatment and excessive sweating injections.

Cosmedics Skin Clinics has a team of skin treatment doctors and surgeons in their 5 skin clinics across London and Bristol led by Dr Ross Perry.

Call 020 7386 0464 or email info@cosmedics.co.uk to book an appointment.

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