Acne treatments | Skin Perfection

Acne treatments

Award winning acne clinic
Excellence award for Acne Treatments London &
Best Skin Care Treatments Specialists – Central London

Calm and reduce spots from the first treatment session. Restore your confidence with clear, spot free skin

Personalised treatment approach and bespoke treatments tailored to your skin specifically.

Affordable treatments and payment plans available

Say goodbye to your acne once and for all

Are you fed up with breakouts and spots that are leaving you with blemished and scared skin?

Did you once have clear skin and now wonder why you’re suffering with possible adult acne?

Maybe you have struggled with spots for a while and simply want clearer healthier looking skin?

 Have you tried all the products and treatments on the shelf, even medicine from the GP, yet they still failed to deliver your perfect skin that you deserve?

 Book your complimentary skin health check to learn what be your bespoke treatment plan. Say goodbye to problematic skin once and for all.


Acne treatments London

Treatments for acne, oily skin and blocked pores

Have you ever wondered why some skin peels or products have failed to deliver or banish your breakouts?

Acne treatments are a complex process and should be left at the hands of your specially trained skin experts. Remember your skin is unique as you are. From our experience and years of treating patients with great results,  a personalised approach is the most successful strategy when it comes to fighting the condition.

These may include;

  • Skin peels or resurfacers improve skin texture and redefine pores, available in different strengths and with different downtimes to suit your skin condition: click here for more details.
  • Microneedling is available as a stand-alone treatment or part of a four-stage process to help reduce open pores and acne scarring, using Dermafrac (with minimal downtime) or Dermapen: click here for more details.
  • Laser photofacial skin rejuvenation improves skin tone and texture for a range of conditions including acne and acne scarring, with minimal downtime: click here for more details.
  • Medical microdermabrasion is a deep-penetrating resurfacing procedure to clean blocked or congested pores, that has little downtime and can be tailored to your skin condition: click here for more details.
  • LED light therapy can combine as an add on service to any ofcabove treatments to calm inflammation, irritation and bacteria, either as part of a four-stage process or as a booster to any other skin treatment, with no downtime: click here for more details.

In your consultation, we may discuss combining two or more procedures in a treatment plan that will help maximise results.

Call us today to find out which option is most suitable for you, as well as book your free consultation and receive your free skin health check.

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Our Award Winning Team

Why Choose Skin Perfection?

At Skin Perfection you can be sure to be in safe hands all the way along your journey while undergoing the life changing experience of advanced skin treatments.

Safe & effective procedures. Your journey starts with an in-depth analysis of your skin. This allows your practitioner to set up a personalised treatment protocol tailored around your skin’s need and life style.

In order to deliver optimal results you will only be treated by the latest and most advanced medical-grade equipment & products.

You can feel confident that whatever your skin concern, Skin Perfection London will deliver safe and effective results with specialised FDA approved medical grade procedures.

You journey is our priority. During your treatment we take the time to make you feel safe and look after you until we deliver the skin that you have always dreamt of.

We are proud to have recently won the title of “Best Skin and Laser Clinic- Central London”

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Treatment products for acne and oily skin

Our skincare products are classed as ‘cosmeceutical’ grade or medical grade, as they have active ingredients that penetrate under the skin.

Just like skin treatments are a tailored approach, your skin care products should be also carefully selected to treat the proplematic areas of your skin. With the use of our SkinObserv analyser we are able to pin point where the bacteria is as well as the over production of excess oil, including any visible and textural concerns. This additional step in your skin assessment allows your practitioner to specifically prescribe only the most beneficial products that will compliment and enhance your treatment at home.

Not only these products will prepare your skin for a safe and more effective treatment, they will maximise and maintain your results your practitioner has carefully delivered for you. Our ethos for the ultimate healthy skin doesn’t stop at the treatment couch, rather it becomes a daily lifestyle routine in order to maintain your skin, prevent your condition reoccurring and minimise your future visits to the Clinic. You’ll be taught how to take back control of your skin.

But we don’t stop there. Sometimes the missing piece of the puzzle comes down to the supplements that you take or the make- up that you apply. This will be carefully assessed and taken into consideration at your skin assessment.

At Skin Perfection London you can be assured we’ve only selected the most suitable and multi-award winning product lines to compliment your treatment plan. Treating form within as well out.

More about acne, oily skin and blocked pores

What is acne?

Acne is a common skin condition that affects most people, to some extent, usually when they're in their teens and early twenties (although 'adult acne' can continue into later years).

It can vary from relatively mild and superficial blackheads or whiteheads with oily skin, to more severe inflamed spots and cysts that leave permanent scarring.

Acne usually affects the face, back and front of the chest, but can also appear on the lower back, buttocks and thighs.

What causes acne?

There have been many myths over the years about the causes of acne, as well as how to treat it.

It’s mainly caused by hormonal changes that lead to an over-production of sebum (the oil that the skin produces naturally to keep itself from drying out).

When the skin’s pores (openings for hair follicles) become blocked with excess sebum and dead skin cells, oily skin, blocked pores and acne are the result.

Acne scarring

Acne lesions, particularly cysts, can leave scarring where there has been intense, collagen-damaging inflammation of the skin.

There are three main types of acne scars, characterised by their shape:

  • atrophic (mostly broad and shallow)
  • boxcar-shaped (wider and deeper, with straight sides)
  • icepick-shaped (narrow and deeper).

People with darker skin tones may also notice darkening (or hyperpigmentation) within the scars, while people with lighter skin tones may show redness (or erythema) within the scars.

It’s hard not to feel self-conscious if you’ve been left with visible acne scars, as they can be an unsightly reminder of having to deal with that condition.

But with a little help, that can change: today’s cosmetic treatments can now reduce - or in many cases, completely remove - acne scars.

See below for our range of treatment options.

What makes acne worse?

Sun exposure can cause acne scars to darken and may slow the healing process. UV rays stimulate melanocytes (pigment-producing cells), leading to further discolouration.

Physical sun blocks (unlike chemical sun creams) give instant protection and - importantly - don't contain chemicals or additives that may increase skin sensitivity or block the skin and cause the acne and redness to worsen.

So before heading outdoors, use an SPF 30+ sunscreen with the physical blocker zinc oxide, and reapply every two hours.

Picking and squeezing spots can cause pus and bacteria to filter deeper into the skin, which increases collagen damage and the spread of bacteria - causing more spots and more scarring.

Scars are made mostly of collagen, a protein fibre normally found in the skin's second layer. They are the body's way of repairing itself.

Acne scars are typically indented because of collagen loss from intense inflammation. Picking leads to further inflammation and injury of the skin, which adds to skin discolouration and scarring.

Vitamin E applied topically to scars may not help them heal faster, as is sometimes claimed.

According to a study from researchers at the University of Miami, applying the nutrient directly onto a scar can actually hinder its healing.

In the study, vitamin E had no effect (or made matters worse) for 90% of the patients, and 33% who used topical vitamin E developed a contact dermatitis.

Vitamin A (or derivatives of Vitamin A) and Vitamin C may be more effective, as they calm inflammation, protect the skin from free radical damage and help lighten any skin discolouration.

Getting help with acne, acne scarring, oily skin and blocked pores

Whatever the cause, and whatever age we are, any signs of acne can have a big effect on how we feel about ourselves.

Many sufferers have tried medication prescribed by their GP or dermatologist but if these treatments have been unsuccessful, there is little else the NHS can offer.

If you are self-conscious about having spots and scarring, however mild, please do call us at Skin Perfection.

There are many prescription treatments available but acne-prone skin usually responds well to a specifically-tailored combination of treatments - see below for details.

Treatment prices

Dermaquest Skin Resurfacers
Skin peelTreatments from Course of 6 treatmentsCourse of 3 treatments
Primary Pumpkin£105£536
Power Pumpkin£105£536
Lactic Acid Resurfacer£105£536

Mango Brite Resurfacer£105£536

Dermaquest Advanced Peels
Glycolic 30% or 40%£130£663
Salicylic Peel£130£663

Modified Jessners Peel£130£663

Skin Brite Peel£130£663

Power PEPTIDE Res£130£663

Hibiscus Mandelic Peel£160£816

TCA and SA Peel£180£918

Dermaquest Mixology
All Even Peel£199£1,014


DePigment Peel£199£1,014


BeSmooth Peel£199£1,014


BeClear Peel£199£1,014


Notes *July only. Terms & conditions apply.Suitable for more targeted skin concerns, and only available after a skin test patch and consent 24 hours before treatment. Preparation is essential (the preparation kit you need will depend on your skin type).The downtime for advanced peels is between 7 and 10 days following treatment. Resurfacers need slightly less downtime.The downtime for advanced peels is between 7 and 10 days following treatment. Resurfacers need slightly less downtime.. You may also need a post-treatment kit.

Epionce skin peels- We deliver the beauty of healthy skin
TypeDescriptionTreatments fromCourse of 6 treatmentsCourse of 3 treatments
Epionce Lite RefreshEntry-level skin peel, and for very red and inflamed skin, acne and rosacea. Also suitable for general skin health, with minimal or no other concerns.£95£484
Course of 6 treatmentsCourse of 3 treatments
Epionce CorrectivesNext-level, medium-strength skin peel, for mild to moderate acne, sun damage or skin ageing.£115£587
Notes *July only. Terms & conditions apply.If starting with Epionce Correctives, your skin will need preparation for between 2 and 4 weeks using Epionce Renewal cream or lotion depending on your skin type.

Laser photo-facial rejuvenation - PALOMAR ICON LASER
AreaTreatments from
Course of 6 treatments Course of 3 treatments
Full face£279£948
Half face£229£779
Single lesion£119£404
Half arms£237£806 £427
Chest or Half Back£249£847
Notes *July only. Terms & conditions apply.One session every 2 to 4 weeks. Suitable for skin types 1 to very light 4, to treat redness (flushing / blushing) and rosacea, acne, sun-damage, freckles and mottled skin, broken veins.
Can be combined with skin peels to boost the results. If combining, the laser treatment is carried out first, then the peel: interval period of 4 weeks between treatments.

SP's Poreless, Flawless Express (Medical micro-dermabrasion)
AreaTreatments fromCourse of 6 treatments Course of 3 treatments
Full face£87£469
Notes *July only. Terms & conditions apply.Deep exfoliation treatment using (medical grade) DermaGenesis microderm machine.One treatment every 7 to 14 days.

Dermalux LED Phototherapy
Dermalux Skin RehabTreatments from Course of 6 treatmentsCourse of 3 treatments
Full face
Body area
Notes *July only. Terms & conditions apply.


What our clients say

  • 5 out of 5

    I have been coming here for the last year and can honestly say it is one of the best salons I’ve been to… I’ve been having the micro needling treatment and my skin has never been better. I would highly recommend this treatment and salon.
    Lizzy Alexander

  • 5 out of 5

    Such a great experience at Skin Perfection! Truly kind and attentive service with great deals for students. Would recommend anyone!
    Douwe van der Stroom

  • 5 out of 5

    By far the best clinic I have ever been to. I have had several sessions here for laser hair removal and have received good results. The staff is warm and very helpful. I definitely recommend going here. X
    Aloma Barnes

  • 5 out of 5

    Skin Perfection- Does exactly what it says they do! Currently nearing the end of my laser hair removal course and I’m thrilled with the results! Great service alongside some of the friendliest staff i’ve met! Highly recommend and cant wait to book in for more treatments!
    Sinead Gleeson

  • 4 out of 5

    I’ve been coming here for over a month now for blue LED light treatment and can’t recommend enough! The treatment itself has done wonders for my acne, the staff are lovely and the location is great. I also think the prices are very reasonable and have recommended Skin Perfection to my sister, who has started the same treatment.
    Ruth Eve

  • 5 out of 5

    I have visited the saloon for 6 course of yellow LED light therapy. The ladies there are all very nice and gave me full information about the treatment before during and after the course of 6. It is quite difficult to take appointment within a short time so i suggest to book your slot asap as they get fully booked very easily. …
    Marta Gregori

  • 5 out of 5

    Just finished a course of 6 on my lower legs, really impressed with the results. Summer ready with no hassle to shave. The staff are really professional and make the whole experience as painless as possible. Thank you x
    Claire Marston

  • 5 out of 5

    I am extremely pleased with my laser treatment here and would recommended to anyone. The team are friendly and professional!
    Abbie Degnan

  • 5 out of 5

    Skin Perfection is one of the best clinics I have ever been to, they know what they talking about when it comes to your skin… When you first step in the clinic you are made to feel very welcome not rushed and they listen to what your concerns are about your skin, and what products will be best for your skin.
    Caroline Hendey

  • 5 out of 5

    I had my first session of laser hair removal today. I was anxious but Lauren B was very informative, professional and patient. I even noticed results from my patch test. The clinic is sparkling clean and clinically spotless. They are fully informed and professionally trained and I’m looking forward to the rest of my treatments. …
    Sashy Nightingale

  • 5 out of 5

    … I’m delighted with the results of my recent LVL (“lash volume lift”) treatment. Lilly added volume and dimension to my stick straight, long blonde lashes. The curl and blue/black tint really made them pop! I feel so pretty and awake now without makeup, and with mascara, the extra drama is intense in the best way. So happy I found a way to enhance my lashe without those high-maintenance and damaging extensions.
    Lindsay Gray

  • 5 out of 5

    … I have had a course of skin treatments: photofacial rejuvenation combined with a peel and my skin feels so much better for it. It can be uncomfortable during treatment but definitely worth the results.
    Steph Haverly

  • 4.5 out of 5

    I’d highly recommend Skin Perfection. I’ve used them for my lazer hair removal and it has been extremely successful. They are incredibly professional, fast and organised, always texting or calling before appointments, always on time and the treatment itself has worked really well and I’m going to continue using them for more.
    Sophie Griffiths

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Skin Perfection Ltd

21-22 Great Castle Street,
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