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Summer Skin Concerns & Treatments for Men

by LCA Team on January 20, 2022

 Summer Skin Concerns & Treatments for Men

During summer, dehydration, long exposure to sunlight and other lifestyle habits can wreak havoc on your skin. 

While a few of these concerns involve simply putting on SPF or drinking a good amount of water throughout the day, others may require the help of clinical facialists and therapists to target certain skin conditions that flare up during summer. These concerns and treatments are applicable for men as well.

 

What are the common summer skin concerns and treatments for men? Read more to find out.

Top Skin Concerns during Summer

Men, in general, ignore signs of skin concerns but it’s important that they become more aware of their skin health as it could get worse as they age. Here are some summer skin problems that men can experience:

  1. Acne

Even if you are an adult, you can still experience acne problems, especially if you do not always groom your facial hair. Acne breakouts happen when your skin accumulates dirt, oil, sweat and even bacteria and builds up over time.

  1. Fine lines and wrinkles

The signs of ageing can be more obvious during summertime, as unprotected sun exposure can weaken your skin’s elasticity. A moisturising SPF can work to prevent major changes from happening, but sometimes a more elaborate skin treatment would usually do the trick.

  1. Enlarged Pores

During summer, sometimes your skin feels more dehydrated than usual and may overcompensate by producing more oil onto the surface. This can lead to enlarged pores and an even oilier skin type. While sebaceous glands do act as natural moisturisers, excess oil can lead to acne problems later on.

  1. Rough or Dry Skin

Sunburn, swimming pools and your own genetics may play a part in giving you dry or rough skin during summer. For instance, the chlorine found in pools can strip your skin of its much-need moisture, so while you’re looking for a way to cool down from the sun, the pool might also give you dry, flaky skin.

 

Summer Skin Treatments For Men

To target the skin concerns above, you can try the following skin treatments which can be used by men as well.

  1. Forever Young by BBL Hero - This treatment future-proofs your skin by using light energy to stimulate skin cell regeneration. This is a comfortable experience with little to no downtime.

This treatment is perfect for targeting

  • Fine lines and wrinkles
  • Age spots
  • Rosacea

Learn more about Forever Young and other BBL skin treatments here.

 

  1. Dr Roebuck’s AquaFacial - This is exclusive only to Laser Clinics Australia and available at selected locations. What it does is that the 6-step skin treatment uses botanical ingredients to thoroughly clean, exfoliate and hydrate the skin.

The whole process is non-invasive, absolutely comfortable and requires no downtime at all. Furthermore, you can choose from four serums based on your needs and our therapist will tailor the treatment based on your choices.

This is great for any skin type, especially if you have

  • Oily and congested pores
  • Fine lines and wrinkles 
  • Hyperpigmentation
  • Rough or Dry skin
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Learn more about Dr Roebuck’s AquaFacial here.

  1. Skin Needling - One of the more popular skin treatments around the world, Skin Needling involves applying a small roller on your skin. This roller has tiny needles which creates puncture channels to bring about organic collagen renewal and regeneration response.

 

You will need to consult first with us as Skin Needling is not suitable for some skin types but it does target certain concerns such as:

  • Fine lines and wrinkles
  • Acne scarring
  • Hyperpigmentation
  • Enlarged Pores

Learn more about Skin Needling here.

 

It’s absolutely normal for men to experience the same skin concerns as women and there are numerous skin treatments available to target these problems. At Laser Clinics Australia, we can help you deal with your skin conditions so you can have a safe and worry-free summer. With a highly-trained clinical team and the latest technology in the aesthetics industry, you can feel confident and youthful all summer long. Visit our website to enquire about our treatments or book a consultation with our therapists.