The Causes of Whiteheads / Blackheads

Blackheads and whiteheads are a type of acne vulgaris or hormonal acne which develop in the opening of hair follicles in your skin. The most common cause is oil gland overproduction, which can happen during hormonal shifts, such as puberty, hereditary-Factors, stress, menstruation, and pregnancy.

Depending on your skin type and the extent of your blackheads or whiteheads, there are some treatments that can help, using a combination of tailored skincare regimes, steam extractions, and other, non-invasive treatments such as micro-needling.

Results you can see

Individual results may vary.

Our Treatments for Whiteheads / Blackheads

Chemical peels

A chemical peel is a skin-resurfacing procedure. Chemical peels can be used to treat a variety of skin conditions including acne, sun damage, pigmentation and fine wrinkles. Chemical peels have been performed by dermatologists for over 50 years and have a proven safety record.

Hydra Facial

The HydraFacial works to deep-clean, exfoliate, and hydrate your skin. This professional procedure may help treat a variety of skin conditions, including acne, dryness, and wrinkles.

Laser Skin Resurfacing

Laser skin resurfacing is a cosmetic procedure that improves the appearance of the skin, sun-damaged skin, scars caused by acne or treat minor facial flaws. The treatment also decreases the appearance of fine lines and loss of skin tone and improve your complexion if you have scars or sun damage.


Microdermabrasion treatment uses a minimally abrasive instrument to gently sand your skin, removing the thicker, uneven outer layer. This skin rejuvenation procedure is used to treat light scarring, discoloration, sun damage and stretch marks.