How to Remove Warts Safely and Effectively? by Dr. Tracie O’Keefe DCH, BSHc, ND

Wart are areas of the skin that have become contorted, hard, raised and bumpy. They can appear on any part of the skin’s surface.

Not all warts are brown and have hairs growing out of them but all warts are the result of viral infections, usually the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV).

Warts are contagious and the virus and can be … Read More

Which Electrolysis to Choose for Permanent Hair Removal?

We often get telephone calls at our clinic asking for a particular kind of electrolysis for hair removal. Someone may have read the blurb from a particular website that tries to convince people that only the kind of electrolysis that they offer at their clinic will work or will work the best.

However, no one kind of electrolysis is best … Read More

What is Acne and How to Treat it

Acne is a skin condition where the entrance to the skin follicles becomes blocked, swells and infected. A cape forms on the follicle not allowing the sebum, created by the sebaceous gland, to escape so the follicle becomes full of oil and bacteria breed, making the area yellow and red and angry-looking. Acne often causes embarrassment and discomfort for the … Read More

Electrolysis Hair Removal Healing

When I do electrolysis for hair removal, people ask me how long it will be before their skin return to normal.

Electrolysis cauterises the root of the hair to kill it. The needle is inserted into each individual hair shaft and the current is passed down the need to deliver heat. This, of course, incidentally and temporarily damages the skin … Read More