Will Pelleve Be Benificial for Problematic Skin? (Oily & Acne Prone, Sensitive, and Uneven Skin)
I did IPL and chemical peel almost 2 yrs ago, and the result was satisfactory. However now my skin is back to being problematic with more pimples popping up (almost on daily basis) - I do have oily skin, but it was under control until recently. And worse, there are also gazillion whiteheads appearing everywhere on my face. I went to do facial and was suggested to do a series of Pelleve. Will that do anything to help with my skin problems?
Doctor Answers (1)
Pelleve uses radiofrequency energy delivered below the skin surface to the dermis to trigger new collagen formation via heat production. This in no way is expected to help minimize acne formation or help complexion. It may help minimize fine line formation but it won't help improve ones pimples or cysts.
These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as
a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you
have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute
or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.
Ask a Doctor
Get personalized answers from board-certified doctors.