When the skin is injured and there is a break in the body’s tissues, the body produces collagen to build up where the tissue has been damaged.
Skin wounds can be caused by a number of factors, including:
Burns and scalds
Weight loss & pregnancy
SYMPTOMS OF SCARRING
These are several different types of scars such as Keloid scars, Contracture scars, Hypertrophic scars and Acne scars. Some appear as raised, pale skin, whilst some are pitted and dark.
PREVENTION OF SCARRING
Prevention can be difficult, however avoid picking at any trauma or acne while the skin is healing to try and reduce scarring as much as possible.
AFAs Chemical Peel Treatments provide potent antioxidant benefits and effective exfoliation gentle enough for all skin types.
BLU-U Light Therapy
Blu-U is a unique treatment that involves the use of a high intensity, fluorescent blue light to the face. The fluorescent light technology kills the Propionibacterium (P. acnes), a bacteria that can worsen acne by causing additional inflammation and potentially allow acne to progress and spread.
With the 3 GREEN PEEL® treatment methods each individual skin need can be met. Be it a gentle fresh-up, active revitalising or an intensive skin peel.
This therapy involves using fine needles to create hundreds of tiny, invisible puncture wound in the top layer of skin.
Diamond Tip Microdermabrasion erases years from the appearance of your skin naturally without the use of invasive procedures.
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