Acne, commonly called “pimples” is a skin problem due to clogging of a hair follicle (cavity of hair root) with oil and dead skin cells. It is one of the most common condition worldwide. Most commonly affected areas are the face, neck, back, chest, shoulders, upper arms and sometimes even on buttocks. It can occur in both men and women.

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Acne may be seen at one point of time in our life but it can lead to dark spots, permanent scars and often lead to severe psychological problems like low self-esteem and depression which are particularly devastating for adolescents. Therefore, prompt and accurate treatment is a must to avoid the above problems as acne is completely manageable.

Acne can affect people at any age including newborns. Acne in adults requires thorough investigation and specialist advice to look for underlying causes as an exact diagnosis is important for the treatments to be given. We have the most experienced Dermato-cosmetologist of Hyderabad - Dr. Sudha Vani with state of the art equipment to diagnose and cure all types of acne at all ages.

  • Whiteheads (closed blocked pores)
  • Blackheads (open blocked pores)
  • Small red, painful bulges (papules)
  • Pimples are papules with pus at their tips
  • Large, solid, painful swellings (nodules)
  • Painful, pus-filled swellings (cysts)

Various factors are responsible for acne like genetics, hormones, overgrowth of skin bacteria and excessive production of sebum (skin secretion). Wrong cosmetic use and sometimes stress and certain medications or drugs can aggravate acne.

Acne can be a completely manageable and controllable condition with various treatment options. The treatment depends on the type of acne, age, and stage of acne. Active acne requires treatment with oral medicines like antibiotics and retinoid. Topical treatment includes retinoid creams, benzyl peroxide, and topical antibiotic creams, azelaic acid creams, etc. are used depending on the type of acne. Though acne is simple to treat expert advice is a must for correct treatment for optimum results.

Chemical peels are effective in controlling active acne and also dark spots. They also improve fine scars. We use special “2- peel technique” at our center for faster response to treatment and for a quick return to normal skin.

In active acne cases, Carbon peel or Hollywood peel with Q-switched Laser is effective and that too without any side effects. We have the best US FDA approved ALMA make Q-switched Laser at our center.


To deal with complications of acne like scars and dark spots, we have the best combination of most experienced Dermato-cosmetologist and the best equipment like Lasers, Chemical peels, CO2 Laser, and Dermatol surgery. We have a unique Carboxy therapy treatment at Sri Skin and Cosmetology Centre for scar treatment and Dr. Sudha Vani is a pioneer in the procedure. We follow a special treatment procedure for “Acne erase” like comedones removal and acne wipe-out peels with a combination of medicines.

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Gowtham Mac

I started my treatment last year in April 2015, my condition was very bad, the condition would have worsened more if I had not started the treatment, before the treatment I was pretty shattered & lost the confidence. But thanks to the Doctor, she not only successfully treated me also guided and supported me throughout, because of which within less than a year my alignment got totally cured, but I also would definitely recommend her.

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Anila Vavilla

I have been to Dr.Sudhavani for my double chin problem. I am very glad to share that within a span of 3 months after undergoing 4 sittings of treatment my double chin disappeared. Dr.Sudhavani is a very soft-spoken and wonderful lady. cost of the treatment is very reasonable irrespective of centrally situated location, ambiance, expertise medical assistance

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