Retinol benefits the skin by stimulating cell turnover which helps lighten pigmentation. But is it the best treatment for hyperpigmentation?
At Ensoul Medical Clinic, we aim to provide you with the latest information about aesthetic technology, tips and treatment for common skin concerns. By understanding your skin condition, you will be able to learn more about the type of medical aesthetic skin and body treatment modalities that are suitable for you.
Cystic Acne – What it is, Causes & Treatment
Looking for an effective cystic acne treatment in Singapore? Let’s dive into the causes of cystic acne and the different types of treatments available.
5 Myths of Retinoid: Debunked
It is no secret that topical retinoids like retinol cream offer several benefits making it a popular active ingredient in the skincare and beauty industry. But despite its proven efficacy in stimulating cell turnover, many are unsure of when to use retinoids and how they should use retinoids. We debunk 5 myths about retinoids in this article.
Tranexamic Acid for Melasma: Benefits & Side Effects
Is Tranexamic Acid the answer to melasma? In the field of skin brightening and lightening hyperpigmentation, tranexamic acid has risen the ranks amongst the popular ingredients like Vitamin C and Kojic Acid in its effectiveness in skin whitening. But is this the miracle cure for stubborn pigmentation like melasma?
Spa Facials vs Medical Grade Facials – What’s the Difference?
Is there a difference between a spa facial and a medical-grade facial? In Singapore, both types of facial treatments seem quite similar, but a medical-grade facial is able to address specific problems and conditions much more effectively.
Hormonal Acne Treatments and Remedies
In our previous article, we discussed the different hormones that contribute to hormonal acne, as well as some of the most common causes. While it is important to note that there is no one-size-fits-all treatment for hormonal acne, we will cover everything you need to know about all the hormonal acne treatments available in Singapore.
What is Hormonal Acne and Why do I have it?
Hormonal acne is exactly what it sounds like – acne is often tied to fluctuations in your hormones. In fact, hormonal acne is most common in adult women between the ages of 20 and 40. What are the main factors that cause hormonal acne? Find out more.
Pros and Cons of Benzoyl Peroxide – Acne Treatment
Can benzoyl peroxide do it all when it comes to getting rid of acne? While benzoyl peroxide can effectively get rid of bacteria and dead skin cells that clog your pores, it has limitations. In this article, we’ll explore the pros and cons and when to speak to a doctor regarding your condition.
What Causes Blackheads? How to Remove Them?
Attempting to squeeze them out isn’t actually the best thing for your skin – in fact, they can make your complexion look much worse in the long run. Find everything you need to know about these pesky little blackheads and learn how you can get rid of them efficiently and safely.
Oily Skin: Causes, Effects & Treatments
Having healthy amounts of oil in the skin is good as it protects the skin and prevents premature aging. But what happens when too much sebum is produced and causing oily skin?
5 Benefits of IPL Treatment for Acne
Intense pulsed light (IPL) has been a cosmetic treatment for aging skin for a long time. Aside from aging and hair removal, IPL treatment also has a multitude of benefits that can help to treat acne, lighten superficial pigmentation, brightens the skin and etc.
Four Common Types of Oral Medications for Treating Acne
In most cases, acne can be managed with over-the-counter medications. However, some people may find this solution ineffective, especially those with moderate to severe acne. Medications prescribed by a doctor can also be used in such cases to treat acne. In this article, we will discuss the benefits and side effects of common oral medications.
All You Need to Know About Scalp Acne and How to Treat It
The most common types of acne are facial acne and acne on the back. Similar to acne on other parts of the body, scalp acne is also a fairly common concern, especially among acne-prone individuals. This is annoying and sometimes worrying, as it may cause hair loss. Let us explore more about scalp acne in this article and how to get rid of it.
What Causes Chin Acne and How to Get Rid of Them?
Chin pimples are very common, especially for people with hormonal or adult acne. Studies have demonstrated acne on the chin and jawline is often associated with hormones, particularly in women. So what are the treatment options we can explore to help treat chin acne?
All You Need To Know About The Treatments for Teenage Acne
Acne is a common skin disease that affects teenagers. Now, with a clearer understanding of acne, we have access to better acne treatments solutions.
Why Early Acne Removal Treatment Is Important?
Treating acne early is important, as it affects not only the appearance but emotionally as well. Learn more about how treating acne early can prevent permanent acne scarring and pimple marks later on in life.
Pimple Patches for Acne – How Effective Are Acne Stickers?
Acne stickers, pimple patches, hydrocolloid stickers or whatever you call them. Do they really help with acne and how effective are they?
Is Popping Pimples On Your Own Good or Bad?
Popping pimples is a form of art, and when done properly, it is completely safe and not as bad as it is made out to be. But what if it’s done incorrectly, what will happen?
Body & Back Acne Treatments | Here’s Everything You Need To Know
Bacne, or back acne, can be a frustrating skin condition. It’s impossible to conceal bacne, which can make us feel self-conscious. What are the treatments available?
Is Microneedling like Sylfirm X the Best Choice for Acne Scar Treatment?
Learn why RF Microneedling might be the best choice for acne scars. How it can help improve our acne scarring and acne marks.
9 Reasons Why Your Acne Treatment is Not Working
Finding the best acne treatment can be a challenging task as not all acne treatments can be suitable for you. Here are the reasons why.
Understanding Retinoids & Retinol Skin Care
Nothing like vitamin A derivatives to pep up your skin or help it rid acne and scars. If you have used retinoid vs retinol interchangeably, you’re not alone. While they are both two separate things, they may be the same thing. So how do you choose which form of vitamin A for your skin? Here’s the info you will need to make your choices.
Your Guide to Understanding What Chemical Peels are in Skincare
Certain acids can help your face value! AHAs, BHAs, TCAs PHAs are all treatment solutions for smooth, glowing facial skin that belies your true age. Find out what chemical peels can you do to transform your skin from dull, saggy, uneven, or pigmented to toned, even, plump, and youthful.
Treatments For Different Types of Acne
Don’t let pesky pimples and acne scars affect your quality of life! Erase these pimples, acne marks and rid your face of scars. Knock out these skin problems and gain your confidence back! All it takes is the right info and the right treatments.
Tips on how to Keep Maskne at Bay
With Covid came masks, followed by maskne. Masks are important, so is your facial skin. Here are some tips to show how you can beat covid and maskne!