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Acne Treatments in Santa Barbara, CA

Acne affects people at many ages into adulthood. Teens and adults in Santa Barbara, Santa Maria, and Ventura, CA, and the surrounding areas, seek acne treatment from Sara Yegiyants, MD, FACS, a triple board-certified plastic surgeon, to diminish the signs of acne and prevent future breakouts.

What are Acne Treatments?

Acne is the result of pores becoming clogged with too much oil. When this occurs, the pores become inflamed and filled with puss. Acne treatments are used to treat breakouts and prevent future issues. For those with more serious issues, physicians prescribe acne treatments. Acne is mostly thought of as a teen issue but adults also suffer from acne.

Why Choose Acne Treatments?

When acne breakouts become too severe or happen too often, people seek acne treatments from physicians and plastic surgeons. The type of treatment depends on the patient and the severity of the problem.

Who is a Good Candidate for Acne Treatments?

Acne treatments are available for anyone suffering from them. For severe cases, the issue is not only physically scarring but can be emotionally scarring as well. To determine if the acne warrants a prescription treatment or physician intervention, Dr. Yegiyants evaluates the skin and makes a recommendation.

How are Acne Treatments Performed?

There are several treatments offered to clear up acne breakouts and prevent future ones. Moderate to severe problems are often treated using laser skin resurfacing, Infini™ RF, chemical peels, and skin care products. Dr. Yegiyants evaluates the acne and determines which treatment is the best option to treat your issue.

When Will I See the Results from Acne Treatments?

The goal with acne treatments is to clear up current breakouts as much as possible and reduce or prevent future breakouts. Current breakouts must take time to heal. The results from acne treatments are maintained by continued use of the treatment.

How Much Do Acne Treatments Cost in Santa Barbara?

The cost of acne treatments depends on which treatment is used and the number of treatments required. During a consultation, Dr. Yegiyants goes over the costs along with payment and financing options. We accept cash, checks and credit cards, and offer financing through Alphaeon® and CareCredit®.

If you live in Santa Barbara, Santa Maria, and Ventura, CA, and the surrounding areas, and the surrounding communities, and are looking for a board-certified plastic surgeon to perform plastic surgery, contact Sara Yegiyants, MD, FACS, in Santa Barbara, CA, today, to set up your consultation.