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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.

Sweaty Armpits

Sweaty ArmpitsUnderarm excessive sweating, also called axillary hyperhidrosis, can be uncontrollable, annoying and embarrassing. From the discomfort of sweat running down your sides, to the embarrassment of obvious sweat stains, to the fear of being laughed at, uncontrollable underarm sweating can make them even more anxious especially in social situations. Individuals with hyperhidrosis may feel […]

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Tattoo Removal

Tattoo Removal in SingaporeRemove Your Unwanted Tattoo Effectively With Medical Lasers.A tattoo is a form of body modification where a design is made by inserting ink, dyes, and pigments into the dermis layer of the skin. Tattoo is a form of self-expression in an art form. Body tattoo goes back to the beginning of recorded […]

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Xanthelasma

Xanthelasma Causes & TreatmentsWhat is Xanthelasma?Xanthelasma is a yellowish deposit of cholesterol underneath the skin and it usually occurs on or around the eyelids, and often, develop symmetrically around both eyes. While they are mostly harmless to the skin nor painful, these minor growths may cause the eyelid to droop. It can appear at any […]

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Skin Rejuvenation

What is Skin Rejuvenation and Resurfacing?Sun, skin disorders, aging and even heredity can all contribute to skin irregularities on the face and elsewhere on the body. These include textural irregularities like wrinkles and acne scars, pigmentation changes like freckles, sunspots or visible blood vessels. In addition, skin may lose tone, feel less firm and lose […]

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Keloids

Keloids Causes & TreatmentsWhat Causes Keloid Scar?Scarring is a natural part of the healing process. Any injury, burn, surgical operation or skin problem, like acne, can cause a scar. Scarring is psychologically distressing and cosmetically challenging to treat. Concealing an inconspicuous scar is easy. However, facial scars or large visible scars are unattractive and can […]

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Moles

Moles—Removal & Treatment OptionsMoles are brown or black colored skin growths on the skin. They occur when melanocytes, the skin cells which make melanin (the pigment to give our skin its natural color) grow in a cluster instead of being evenly spread throughout the skin. Moles usually appear from early childhood, but sometimes develop during the […]

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Oily Skin

Oily Skin Causes & TreatmentsWhat Causes Oily Skin?Our skin produces natural oil in the sebaceous glands, known as sebum. This natural oil is crucial for keeping the skin healthy as it helps to lubricate the skin, preventing it from drying out or become irritated. It is very common for us to have a certain amount […]

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Wrinkles

WrinklesFine lines and wrinkles occur because of ageing. As we we get older, the skin gets thinner when collagen and elastin synthesis slow down. This is made worse by UV damage and exposure to environmental contaminants. Wrinkles and fine lines can also be caused by dehydration or allergies in faces of any age. Young children […]

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Dilated Veins

Dilated Veins Causes & TreatmentsWhat is Dilated Veins?Dilated facial veins (Varicose Veins) also known as “spider veins”, is a common benign skin disorder. The widened blood vessels give the appearance of fine, easy visible, threadlike red lines or patterns that appear just beneath the skin surface. It grows gradually and is often seen in clusters. […]

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Warts

What are Warts? – Causes & TreatmentsA skin wart is an infection by viruses in the human papillomavirus (HPV) family. A skin wart usually occur on the forearms, palms, fingers, and/or feet and its appearance depends on its location.What are the types of warts? There are several types of warts including:Common warts: a slightly raised small […]

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Eczema

What is Eczema?Eczema is a skin condition encompassing  a wide range of diseases, in which chronic inflammation troubles the skin. Common symptoms include inflammation, itchiness, redness, roughness and cracks, in the skin surface.. However, atopic dermatitis (AD) remains the most common form of eczema. Usually,  observed among children, below five years of age,  the condition can […]

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Skin Tags

Skin Tags Removal in SingaporeSkin tags are very common and generally occur after midlife, and can appear anywhere on the skin. A skin tag is a small raised piece of skin which may also have a stalk, and looks like a small piece of soft, hanging skin. Under the microscope, skin tags are thicker skin […]

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Aging Skin

Aging SkinThere are so many factors that contribute to our skin as we age; such as environment, weather, lifestyle choices, diet, heredity, and personal habits.  When we grow older, the 3 Ds of naturally-occurring age-related facial changes will begin to occur; Deterioration, Descent, and Deflation.Deterioration of the skin becomes more and more obvious when we […]

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Dull Skin

What is Dull Skin?Dull skin is one of the most common skin care problems caused due to lifestyle and environmental factors. It is usually described as lack of radiance or glow – making the face appear lacklustre and unhealthy. One of the contributing factors is excessive buildup of dead skin cells on the surface of […]

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Seborrheic Keratosis

Seborrheic KeratosisMoles, seborrheic keratoses (age spots), skin tags and warts are non-cancerous growths that are quite common. Seborrheic keratosis are known as age spots, liver spots, sun spots, senile lentigo and solar lentigines. These are flat or slightly raised, and can appear as black, brown or even grey spots on the skin. Patients who experience […]

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Post Inflamatory Hyperpigmentation

Post Inflammatory HyperpigmentationPost Inflammatory Hyperpigmentation, PIH in short is due to the skin’s pigment cells overreacting and produce more pigmentation during the healing process. Inflammation in the epidermis stimulates melanocytes to increase melanin synthesis and to transfer the pigment to surrounding keratinocytes (epidermal melanosis).If the basal layer is injured (e.g. lichen planus), melanin pigment is […]

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Solar Lentigo

Solar LentigoSolar lentigo is a harmless patch of darkened skin. It results from exposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation, which causes local proliferation of melanocytes and accumulation of melanin within the skin cells (keratinocytes). Solar lentigos or lentigines are very common, especially in people over the age of 40 years. Sometimes they are also known as […]

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Birthmarks

What are Birthmarks?Birthmarks are a common type of discoloration that appear on your skin at birth or during the first few weeks of life and they’re usually noncancerous. It can occur anywhere on your face or body. Birthmarks vary in colour, size and appearance as well as shape. Birthmarks are split into two categories, Vascular Birthmarks […]

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Freckles

Freckles – Causes, Treatment & Removal MethodWhat are Freckles?Freckles usually appear on parts of the skin, such as the face and arms, that are regularly exposed to sunlight. Freckles are basically groups of skin cells (keratinocytes) in which  melanin, the brown-colored skin pigment is located on the skin’s outer layer. This is why freckle spots […]

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Melasma

Melasma Causes & TreatmentWhat is MelasmaMelasma is a very common patchy brown, tan, or blur-grey facial skin discolouration, usually seen in women in the reproductive years. It generally forms on the forehead, upper cheeks, upper lip,  and chin of women who are between 20 to 50 years old. Factors such as exposure to sunlight, intake of […]

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Rosacea

Rosacea Symptoms & TreatmentRosacea is a chronic, inflammatory skin condition that most often affects the face. Rosacea worsens with time if left untreated. It is often mistaken for acne, eczema, or a skin allergy. It often appears to be more common among fair-skinned people. Although the causes are not fully understood and there is no […]

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Vascular Lesions

Vascular Lesions Causes & TreatmentsWhat is Vascular Lesions?Vascular lesions are relatively common abnormalities of the skin and underlying tissues, affecting up to 50% of women aged 18 years and older. Spider veins, telangiectasia, and diffuse redness are often a result of aging, sun damage or pregnancy and sometimes genetic. Often mistaken for a sunburn or […]

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Open Pores

Enlarged Pores Causes & TreatmentsWhat Causes Enlarged PoresA very common complaint during times of hot and humid weather is enlarged pores and they are typically more obvious on the nose and cheeks. The size of your pores generally increases with age. If you have a genetic predisposition to excessive sebum production, you will experience oily […]

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Pigmentation

Pigmentation Treatment & RemovalWhat is Pigmentation?Pigmentations are brown spots or patches on the skin caused by an excess production of melanin in the skin. Melanin is produced by cells called melanocytes at the lower layer of the epidermis and can be triggered by sun exposure. Other common factors that can trigger pigmentation includes, hormonal changes, […]

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Active Acne

Types, Causes and Treatment for AcneCauses Of AcneActive acne is a very common skin problem and can infect the face, chest, shoulders and back. Acne often begins to form during your teenage years. While it generally resolves, acne can sometimes persist and be a major problem throughout your life. Acne during puberty is a result of […]

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Acne Scars

Acne Scars – Causes, Treatment & Recommended Removal MethodWhat Causes Acne Scars?Acne scars are usually caused by inflamed lesions and enlarged pores that leave a break in the follicle wall. As the body attempts to heal itself by forming a new collagen fibers to replace the lost tissue that has been destroyed, it doesn’t usually […]

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