How to treat a deep cystic pimple and prevent scarring

How to treat a deep cystic pimple and prevent scarring

A deep cystic pimple can be a frustrating disaster waiting to happen if not treated properly. These pimples are also known as “blind pimples” because they have no head and are hidden beneath the surface of your skin. This type of pimple is often pain and much larger...
Is your hormonal IUD causing you to breakout?

Is your hormonal IUD causing you to breakout?

Due to the increasing popularity of IUDs for convenient birth control, I have been seeing more women in my office frustrated by severe acne. Many come to see me because their GP or gynecologist has told them that their hormonal IUD (eg. Mirena, Skyla) is unlikely the...