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Body Acne

Why do you have Body acne?

Body acne are seen as red bumps and pus filled lesions mainly affecting the back, buttocks, chest and shoulders.

Body acne is more severe, can leave marks and pigmentation which is resistant to regular treatments.

There can be multiple factors causing body acne: 

  • Increased sebaceous (oil) gland activity 
  • Bacterial and fungal infection
  • Diet (high glycemic index food items / low fat dairy products)
  • Hormonal imbalance 
  • Puberty 
  • External environment 
  • Products applied on face 
  • Smoking 
  • Seasonal changes 
  • Certain oral medications 
  • Genetics 

Most of the time it is a combination of multiple causative factors which result in body acne.

What can you do about it ?

There are multiple treatment options available for body acne. It is always a good idea to let your dermatologist assess your severity and prescribe treatment accordingly.

Best treatments options for whiteheads are :

  • Topical Treatments (Benzoyl peroxide, Topical antibiotics, Retinoids, Azelaic acid etc)
  • Dietary supplements and modifications 
  • Chemicals peels 
  • Laser treatments for scarring and pigmentation 
Why choose IKSANA ?

Welcome to Iksana, where exceptional care awaits you. Prepare to be captivated by the expertise of our Chief dermatologist, Dr. Aparajita Lamba, as she delves deep into the root cause of your concerns. With unwavering dedication, she not only unveils the intricacies of your treatment but also sheds light on the often overlooked aggravating factors. From the impact of your diet to the influence of your lifestyle choices, our comprehensive treatment plan goes beyond mere medicine, offering a supportive approach that nurtures your well-being.

Dr. Lamba’s relentless pursuit for knowledge and passion for exploring the latest breakthroughs in dermatology ensure that you receive nothing but the most effective solutions. At Iksana, we embrace the holistic view, caring for you as a complete individual—from the inside out. Our mission reaches far beyond the confines of superficial symptoms, empowering you to unlock newfound confidence and embrace your best self.

Join us at Iksana, where personalized care merges with innovation, setting the stage for a transformative journey towards a brighter, more radiant you. Let us guide you towards a world of boundless beauty and self-assurance.