When most people think of acne, they think of teenagers going through puberty and dealing with hormones. It’s important to remember that acne can affect people of all ages and it’s a very common problem that people struggle with. Acne can appear different for everyone, and it can be frustrating to try and find a treatment that works to help clear up your skin. Dr. Robert Young and Dr. Jared Heaton at Rocky Mountain Dermatology in North Logan, Brigham City, Washington Terrace, Marriott-Slaterville, and Bountiful, UT, can explain what your acne treatment options may consist of and how you can get the clear skin you’ve been longing for.
Options for Treating Your Acne
Acne can be frustrating to deal with and can make you unhappy with the way that you look. There isn’t just one form of treatment that works for everyone because acne is caused by different issues and appears differently for each person. Our dermatologist will examine your skin to devise the best acne treatment plan for you.
There are many different options that our dermatologist may want you to try when it comes to treating your acne. You may first want to try topical treatments. These are medications that are applied directly to the skin. There are different treatments for different issues. There are medications that can unclog pores, reduce bacteria, or reduce redness.
Depending on what type of acne you’re dealing with, you may need oral medications. This could mean taking an antibiotic to rid your body of the bacteria that could be causing your acne. For women with hormonal issues, birth control can often help with acne as well.
Contact Our Dermatologist Today
Find out how you can deal with your acne. Contact Dr. Robert Young and Dr. Jared Heaton at Rocky Mountain Dermatology in North Logan, Brigham City, Washington Terrace, Marriott-Slaterville, and Bountiful, UT, to learn more about your acne treatment options. Call for more information today at (435) 787-0560 for the office in North Logan, UT, (801) 827-9100 for the offices in Brigham City, Washington Terrace, and Marriott-Slaterville, UT, and (801) 797-9121 for the office in Bountiful, UT.