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Back Acne: Causes, Symptoms, & Treatment

Unlike normal acne which usually presents itself in the facial area, back acne is a systemic condition that is caused by inflamed nodules and cysts which appear on the upper back and shoulder area. This type of acne is known as severe acne and caused mainly by hormonal changes or reactions.

What is Back Acne?


Back Acne Causes & Symptoms

Back Acne Treatment At Élan


Treatment Options

We offer a range of treatment options to help tackle back acne. Our treatments are designed to help relieve the symptoms of back acne and avoid outbreaks in the future. During your free consultation, one of our skincare experts will advise you on the best treatment type for your individual case.

Skin Peels

Revitalise your skin by harnessing the power of natural and active ingredients within our cosmetic-grade skin peel treatments. These peels deeply exfoliate and stimulate new cell growth and collagen creation.

At Élan, we have chosen DermaQuest as our preferred clinical skincare provider. Their products deliver guaranteed results and improve skin health, tone, and texture. To treat acne effectively we will implement the Élan Clearer Skin Peel (SA Resurfacer) and the Élan Re-energise Peel (Glycolic Peel).


Discover the miracle of HydraFacial skin treatment at Élan. This revolutionary, non-invasive treatment will help to cleanse and exfoliate your skin to leave you feeling refreshed and rejuvenated.

HydraFacial technology delivers results far exceeding those of traditional exfoliation techniques and treatments in under 30 minutes. Reducing the appearance of enlarged pores, and producing a more even skin tone, experience the HydraFacial revolution with Élan.

LED Light Therapy

Revitalise your skin with the revolution that is LED light therapy. At Élan, we offer the most advanced LED light therapy treatment solutions to leave your skin feeling rejuvenated, radiant, and healthy. Our LED skin therapy is non-invasive and provides instant results.

We use state-of-the-art LED light therapy equipment to effectively treat a large selection of skin conditions and give your skin a new life. LED light works to target the source of skin conditions at a cellular level, its deep penetration allows us to treat beneath the surface of the skin with zero pain.