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Laser Acne Treatment an Alternative to Controversial Drugs

December 24, 2012

LONDON, December 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ –

Acne is a skin condition that affects millions of people around the world and is
associated in particular with adolescence. Treatments for severe cases of acne vary
widely, from preventative to acute and from topical to oral, but The Laser Treatment
Clinic [http://www.thelasertreatmentclinic.com ] in London is one therapy provider
offering a different route amid concern about acne drugs.

Many dermatologists advise a good diet and a healthy, clean lifestyle as a means to
prevent acne from occurring, but these measures are not always enough given the hormonal
imbalances that are often behind outbreaks of acne. Hormonal imbalances are common during
adolescence and as such the condition commonly affects young people.

However, one of the drugs often used to treat acne, Roacccutane, has been linked to
depression in some circles. Some experts believe Roaccutane makes young people vulnerable
to further emotional difficulties, which is why modern alternatives like laser acne
treatment are becoming more sought after.

The Laser Treatment Clinic is keen to encourage people to look elsewhere for effective
acne therapy if they have experienced limited success with preventative measures and
topical treatments and if they are concerned about the side-effects of strong oral

The Laser Treatment Clinic is based on Harley Street in London and boasts more than 12
years’ experience in treating skin conditions like acne using modern laser technology.
Lasers have proven extremely successful in acne therapy in recent times and the
technicians and medical specialists at The Laser Treatment Clinic are experts in their

The Laser Treatment Clinic is currently running a promotion in order to make more
people aware of laser treatment for a whole host of skin conditions, from hair removal and
tattoo removal, to treatment for sun damage
[http://www.thelasertreatmentclinic.com/ageing.html ] and acne therapy.

The promotion enables patients to receive a 50 per cent discount on many of the
courses offered. Those particularly concerned about the latest Roaccutane controversy are
invited to get in touch and learn more about laser treatment as a safe alternative.

Those interested in finding out more are encouraged to visit
http://www.thelasertreatmentclinic.com where they will find detailed information about
the therapies provided.

ContactL Z. Patel – Tel No: +44(0)20-7307-8712 – email address: -

SOURCE The Laser Treatment Clinic

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