Why see a doctor if you have acne?
Some medicinal treatments, such as oral isotretinoin, must be initiated by a dermatologist. Some dermatology practices offer specific treatments such as laser treatment or skin peels.
What does the doctor do if you get acne?
In the case of a follow-up consultation, the GP or dermatologist examines the skin to see whether the lesions are improving or worsening, adjusting the acne treatment if necessary. If the treatment has not been carried out correctly, this is the time to tell them!