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Signature Acne Treatment

Blue Water Spa Serving Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, Cary and Surrounding Areas

This specialized facial can successfully treat adult and teen acne with our effective yet gentle treatment for the elimination of breakouts and excess oil. Great for teenagers and men and women of all ages.

The Signature Acne is a deep cleansing treatment is specifically designed to improve pore congestion, excess oil, breakouts, and inflammation from problematic skin. Custom exfoliation is employed, along with high frequency and light extractions to aid in the health of your skin.

Please note:Teenagers ages 15 to 17 may have a parent with them in the room during their treatment but it is not required. Parent must be present to sign consent form.

The Signature Acne Treatment

This deep cleansing treatment is specifically designed to improve pore congestion, excess oil, breakouts, and inflammation from problematic skin. Customized exfoliation using clinical strength enzymes or chemical peels specific to the skin’s needs. All aspects of this professional clarifying facial are intended to repair problematic skin and improve overall health of the skin.

The treatment begins with the skin being gently cleansed. Upon assessment, the skin will exfoliated with either a custom chemical peel or enzyme. Thorough deep pore cleansing is performed precisely to minimize irritation and purge any build up within the pores. Then a hydrating oxygen treatment is performed which utilizes pure cool oxygen to infuse the skin with an anti-inflammatory serum.

The treatment utilizes a safe and gentle High Frequency treatment. High Frequency eliminates acne-causing bacteria while also enhancing blood circulation and increasing collagen and elastin production.

Blue Water Spa chooses a variety of the safest and most effective medical-grade products. Based on your skin assessment and your home care routine, your aesthetician will use a custom combination of products that are most beneficial to your skin. These are applied while the skin is in its most receptive state for maximum penetration of these precious healing ingredients.

May be done every 2 weeks.


  • Avoid sun exposure or waxing of the treatment area for 5 days prior to your treatment.
  • Do not use any topical prescription products that cause sensitivity (e.g. hydroxy acids, salicylic acid, retinols, and benzoyl peroxide) on treated areas for 5days before treatment.
  • Do not have any facial laser treatments for at least 14 days before treatment.


At Blue Water Spa we understand our patients have busy lives, thus we created a line of “Express” services that are designed for men and women who want glowing, healthy-looking skin, without spending a lot of time or money. Most of these services are performed in less than 30 minutes. These are great for clients wanting to pop in and out during appointments or even on their lunch break.

These rejuvenating treatments are performed by one of our expertly-trained and experienced medical aestheticians using the finest medical grade products available. If you are receiving a chemical peel based service, our Blue Water Spa aestheticians will select the appropriate peel compound based on your skin type and your individual skin needs. These light peels require no down time and require a short time to perform, and that will allow you to “Go and Glow!” Depending on the condition of the skin and the exfoliant used, the patient may or may not experience visible peeling. The chemical exfoliants are releasing dead skin cells and stimulating collagen growth whether or not peeling skin is observed post treatment.

These services are a “no frills” procedure, but it can give your skin a wonderful boost between more intensive and / or relaxing treatments that your aesthetician can discuss with you if you desire. Services do not include extractions, masks, massage or disrobing unless indicated. If extractions, masks or other add-ons are desired they can be performed at a follow up appointment, or, on occasions when the schedule permits. Extractions, masks or other add-ons can be added for an additional fee.

Blue Water Spa Clinical and Signature services are a wonderful way to start a skin care regimen for someone new to professional, medical grade skin care, as well as people who have been enjoying a skin care regimen for years and just want to get in and out without any of the frills. For those desiring a more relaxing spa service, we would recommend one of our Luxe or Bliss level treatments.

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