Treating Acne with Help from an Aesthetician

Updated January 01, 2014.

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Aestheticians (also spelled as estheticians) are part of a growing field of skin care specialists.  Aestheticians give facials and body spa treatments, waxing treatments, and many also apply makeup for special occasions.

But can aestheticians do anything to treat acne?  Find out what aestheticans can do for acne, what they can’t do, and how you can get the right professional treatments for your acne.