Fordyce spots are a common skin condition which manifests in both men and in women. They usually appear as small, elevated, red or whitish papules on the glans or shaft of the penis, the scrotum or on the vulva in females. Most of them are about 1-5 mm in size and they can also appear on the inside of the cheeks or on the lips. What is important to know is that Fordyce spots are asymptomatic and harmless and cannot be transmitted sexually. This means that the main reason people decide to remove them is because of the mental discomfort they cause and their unaesthetic aspect.
Fordyce spots are nothing more than sebaceous glands without hair follicles and they can appear as solitary lesions or in clusters. There are several procedures which help your get rid of your Fordyce spots, but regardless of the procedure you might find suitable for you, a consultation is necessary prior to undergo any treatment. Contact Renew Skin & Health Clinic and you will be given all the necessary information about your condition and you can also book an appointment and have one of our experienced dermatologists analyze your medical history and your health status so that you can be given an accurate diagnosis.
One of the treatments which our specialists might recommend you is radiosurgery. This is a safe, highly effective and fast solution against your Fordyce spots and its goal is to permanently remove your Fordyce spots. The electrodessication procedure through radiosurgery is a non-surgical method which involves the use of low temperature and high frequency energy upon the affected area, eliminating the Fordyce spots from within.
Although you might be concerned about undergoing this Fordyce Spots removal procedure on your genital area, you should know that the scarring risk is minimal since it aims at cauterizing the Fordyce spots and it prevents bleeding and infection from occurring. The electrodessication through radiosurgery is a fast and efficient way of removing Fordyce spots and enjoy a clear and healthy skin once more.
After our specialist dermatologist confirmed that you do suffer from Fordyce spots, you can undergo the electrodessication if you are eligible. However, after undergoing the procedure it is highly recommended that you contain from penetrative sexual activity in order to give your affected area the needed time for recovery.
Contact Renew Skin & Health Clinic today and you can also benefit from a modern and efficient solution against your unaesthetic Fordyce spots.