Known as Fordyce granules or “sebaceous prominence”, Fordyce Spots are small, pale, painless spots or bumps between 1 and 3 mm in diameter that appear in both men and women, usually on the shaft of the penis, the scrotum, labia or the lip’s vermilion border. Mainly caused by trapped sebum inside an obstructed sebaceous gland, Fordyce Spots are first of all harmless, non-malignant, asymptomatic and non-contagious, being simply an unaesthetic skin condition.
Luckily, Renew Skin & Health Clinic prides itself with the best Fordyce Spots removal cosmetic treatments and some of the most experienced practitioners in the field who can help you surpass this skin condition’s consequences on your social life and help you regain your self-confidence.
Although the main Fordyce Spots removal procedure performed at Renew Skin & Health Clinic is radiosurgery, a non-surgical, minimally invasive and scarless technique, patient who are not eligible for this procedure due to various reasons can always be recommended a few other alternative treatments for safe, effective and painless Fordyce Spots removal.
From less invasive solutions such as tretinoin cream or the thrichloroacetic acid chemical peels that penetrate the skin at a deeper level, affecting these lesions and causing them to peel off, to CO2 laser therapy and Pulsed dye lasers, a recommended alternatives when it comes to successfully treating sebaceous gland disorders. The specialists at Renew Skin & Health Clinic will know which Fordyce Spots treatment to recommend and perform, only after a specialized consultation during which they will determine the severity of this skin defect and your eligibility for a proper treatment.
Natural or home remedies are another Fordyce Spots removal treatments, here worth mentioning a diet rich in garlic, which is a powerful antioxidant, renowned for treating infections, fruit, vegetables with a rich content of vitamins A, B, C, D, E and K or the application of Jojoba and Argania Oils also well-known for their curative effects. Nevertheless, some of the home treatments applied without a specialist’s advice, may well fail to provide you with the desired results, as their action is not very powerful. And in some cases, an improper use of such treatments may trigger negative results.
If you have anyway decided to get rid of the unaesthetic Fordyce Spots, regardless of their positioning on your body, our best advice is to contact a specialist, as this is the right way to achieve complete removal and excellent final cosmetic results. Renew Skin & Health Clinic and its specialists are at your disposal with a wide array of Fordyce Spots removal procedures and alternative treatments, so you can rest assured as you are in professional hands with us.