The combination of light and vacuum removes the sebum from the pilosebaceous acne and thereby removes the cause of the acne lesion.
Number of Treatments 4 – 5 Treatments More for more severe acne. Treatment Interval Weekly / Every 2 weeks.
Patients typically stay clear for three months post-treatment. Those on maintenance regimens have stayed clear for a year or more.
Patients who have complete a course of treatments typically note:
Your state determines who can operate TheraClear. In most states, aestheticians do the treatments.
Yes - This is up to your treatment provider, but many times traditional medication is used in conjunction with The TheraClear Acne Treatment System.
Most of it ends up on the face and is wiped off with a cloth. A small amount ends up in the insert and can be cleaned off with a Q Tip.
These devices do not have a suction component. Without the suction, the sebum remain inside the pilosebaceous gland making the treatment far less effective.