Acne inversa, also known as hidradenitis suppurativa (HS), is a chronic, debilitating skin condition that most commonly affects women of childbearing age, although men and children can also suffer. Hidradenitis suppurativa can cause considerable discomfort and embarrassment, affecting quality of life.
Acne inversa symptoms
Although the exact cause of hidradenitis suppurativa is unknown, it's thought to be related to a combination of genetic and environmental factors, hormones, or the body's immune system imbalance.
Acne inversa treatment
There is no cure for hidradenitis suppurativa, but there are treatments that can help control the symptoms and improve your quality of life. These include steroid creams, antibiotics, and the Lamprobe machine treatment.
If you think you may have acne inversa, please see our clinical doctor for a diagnosis and treatment plan to help manage your condition.
Following treatments are recommended
Book an initial consultation for $50 (1 hour) to create a tailored treatment plan for your skin needs and budget.
Disclaimer: Book your initial consultation with a qualified esthetician now to have your skin concerns assessed. Results may vary, depending on the individual. Primavera Clinic can consult with you to confirm if this treatment is right for you.