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Skin treatments for men

Christmas gift ideas for the men in your life

Did you know that nearly a third of our patients are men? We think it’s great that so many men aren’t afraid to embrace that they’d like to make changes to their appearance.

Like women, many skin conditions can knock a man’s confidence and self-esteem, and treatment can have a positive effect. Or, as our client Sebastian told us: “it has changed my life”.

If you’re looking for a last minute gift ideas for a man, be it your husband, boyfriend, son or friend, why not think about a Skin To Love voucher so they can get guidance advice from our team as to what would be the best treatment or product for them. If your partner is notoriously bad when it comes to trying to start the New Year on a high, you could give them a helping hand and set them on a good path.

Popular Skin Treatments

These are the treatments we think would make great gift ideas for men:

Laser hair removal

Men asking for laser hair removal is more common than you’d think. The areas men are most self-conscious about are chest and back, but we also see patients suffering from in-growing beard hairs. We offer hair removal using Soprano ICE technology which is not only safe and effective, it’s also significantly less painful than other treatments!

Anti-ageing

Many men are as self-conscious about the signs of ageing on their skin as women. Many of our male patients have the Thermage treatment; this is a one-off treatment that stimulates new collagen and tightens the skin to make it feel and look smoother. It can take up to six months to see the full effects as the changes happen very gradually.

Men are also opting for wrinkle-relaxing injections to help them look younger, which are sometimes referred to as ‘Brotox’!

Non-invasive fat removal

However hard you work out at the gym, exercise and diet alone is sometimes just not enough to get rid of that stubborn little pouch of fat around the middle. A lot of men come to us for our cryolipolysis non-surgical fat removal treatments, as they do not require a break in their workout schedule, or any time off work.

Rosacea

Rosacea in men can be more severe than for women, causing distress because of the severity of the condition. Whilst rosacea cannot be cured, it can be managed. Our medical practitioners can give advice and treatment.

Acne

Severe acne can cause tremendous psychological damage as well as physical scarring. We offer treatments tailored to the individual; this may include pulse dye laser treatments, at-home products, peels, systemic products, or Isolaz® which uses a combination of vacuum and light technology to help kill the bacteria that causes acne.

Acne scarring

If it’s now too late to treat the condition and scarring has occurred, our Derma FNS micro-needling treatments, Fraxel® dual, PRP, Clear + Brilliant laser or Regenlite treatments should be able to reduce the scarring and increase confidence.

General scarring

Almost a third of men with visible scars are so self-conscious about them, they feel they must try and live up to a ‘tough guy’ image. Others feel compelled to make jokes about their scars, or fear they are being judged negatively about them as a result. Depending on the type of scarring, we have a range of treatments that could help reduce the appearance of the scar tissue.

Skincare products

We also have a number of skincare products on sale that will help men make the most of their skin. Why don’t you pop into the Clinic on Chequer Street in St Albans to chat to our staff about their concerns or buy him a gift voucher so he can come along for a consultation to fully discuss his options. Alternatively, give us a ring on 01727 837429 for advice.

If you need any more convincing that men love our treatments, here’s what a few of our patients have said:

Great service and amazing results! 10 out of 10!” Simon, facial broken veins

“Really amazing service. So professional, knowledgeable and sympathetic (when it was painful). Also really lovely, friendly people. Can’t recommend highly enough.” Gavin, unwanted hair

Always very well looked after. Perfect!” Matthew, lines and wrinkles

“The clinic and in particular Emma, Laura and Jane have been fantastic. I’m a male and have suffered from back and bottom hair growth. The girls were professional, caring and non-judgmental at all times – and were a good laugh during treatments too! I would highly recommend The Skin To Love Clinic to anyone thinking of getting a treatment for hair removal.” Dervis

Forget Harley Street – The Skin To Love Clinic is the place to go!! My son suffered from acne and hated his skin so much he wouldn’t leave the house; his confidence hit rock bottom and he was at a loss with his skin. We tried everything from expensive products to going into London to see dermatologists. One day he told me he’d seen The Skin To Love in St Albans and suggested we go in for a consultation. This was a few months ago and since then I am lost for words on how absolutely incredible Jane and her experienced team have been. Not only has my son’s skin been transformed but they have helped him rebuild his confidence.” Sheila

“I have been going to The Skin To Love Clinic for two years now. From the first moment I went in I was made to feel welcome; the treatments are always discussed fully and no question was too small and was answered professionally. The treatments are excellent and it has changed my life, I really have been made to feel like part of the family, and they all put the customer at the heart of everything they do.” Sebastian

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What people have said...

Jane & Natalia were very informative and friendly. They were quickly able to diagnose my skin condition through facial scanning & recommended a skincare course for me. I was assured they are there to help with any questions along the way & with regular reviews too. My first time at this clinic and from when I walked in through the door I was greeted with a warm welcome by the front desk staff.
Soraya
Soraya
15:20 04 Dec 20
Excellent service and treatment worked really well after second treatment. No more spider veins visible on my son's face. Staff very friendly and easy to talk to. Appointment very easy to make and rescheduling made very easy on day of appointment with no extra charge. Very satisfied customer!
Alison Chapelier
Alison Chapelier
18:53 26 Nov 20
Great treatments, superb advice and wonderful products. Jane and her team are always very professional and make sure they giving accurate and meaningful advice for their client. I have loved going to the Skin to Love Clinic for more than 2 years and intend to continue for many years to come.
CHERYL Cook
CHERYL Cook
08:56 24 Oct 20
I would recommend this place lovely staff and very helpful
charlie charlie
charlie charlie
11:41 14 Oct 20
Perfect!
J
J
15:56 13 Oct 20
Julian Laite
Julian Laite
15:36 09 Oct 20
Jane and the team are amazing. Always so welcoming and always remember you by name each time you go in. I started my skin journey back in early 2019 and I’ve never looked back. Whilst they offer a wide range of treatments they never employ pushy sales tactics and are careful to take all your needs into consideration before recommending a treatment - it’s usually me asking about a treatment and Jane will say whether it would or wouldn’t be good for what I want to achieve. I’ve entrusted them for everything from skin review to laser treatments, as well as Botox to hair removal. Service is second to none and would HIGHLY recommend!
Kara Courtier
Kara Courtier
08:09 05 Oct 20
Excellent treatments and always pleased with results. Professional and friendly, thank you.
Theresa Harding
Theresa Harding
22:45 01 Oct 20
Ross McBrearty
Ross McBrearty
21:29 01 Oct 20
Paolo Armentano
Paolo Armentano
13:54 26 Sep 20
Natalia was brilliant and really knowledgable. Felt very comfortable and left with a good grip on my options. Excellent Covid compliance also. Thank you
Emma Richardson
Emma Richardson
12:04 22 Sep 20
Marisa Rivero
Marisa Rivero
16:52 10 Sep 20
I went to the clinic last week. I met Jane who explained the types of treatment to me. It was very clear and I opted for the reduction of fat from the abdomen and love handles.Today i had my first session and it was absolutely fantastic.Initially you can feel like a painful but bearable pinch on the abdomen. After five minutes everything becomes very quiet and you can do another activity like checking your email and maybe chat on the phone with a friend.Jane and Nathalie were great , kind , and very professional .I can t wait to do the second treatment to see the results . I highly recommend this Clinic 100%.Rita
Rita Chillemi
Rita Chillemi
22:27 08 Sep 20
From the consultation to the end of the treatment, Natalia was kind, patient, understanding and extremely professional. She listened to my issues and then recommended the right treatment but put no pressure on me. Infact she encouraged me to have a think and do some research before i committed to anything. On the treatment table she explained everything she was doing and I could tell I was in very good hands. The procedure was uncomfortable and it could have been very easy to start panicking but she put me totally at ease and her confidence and professionalism meant that I had the utmost faith in her and my results were brilliant, far better than I had anticipated. Would throughout recommend her and the practice. 5 stars!
ZARAH LLOYD
ZARAH LLOYD
15:27 04 Sep 20
Gemma
Gemma
14:53 04 Sep 20
This was my first visit to the Skin to Love Clinic and I was very impressed by the treatment received. Natalia, the Cosmetic Practitioner who carried out my treatment was very professional and informative and carried out the treatment quickly and efficiently. Both Natalia and Lara the lady who took the booking were very welcoming. All in all it was a very pleasant experience.
Maria
Maria
17:04 20 Aug 20
Very pleased with the procedure I had. The staff were knowledgeable, reassuring and friendly. Their COVID-19 precautions were very good which made me feel safe.
Beeple Sauce
Beeple Sauce
14:09 19 Aug 20
Always very professional and lovely experience.
Natalie Wakes
Natalie Wakes
15:36 17 Aug 20
Andreea Fuioara
Andreea Fuioara
11:26 15 Aug 20
Extremely pleased with results and impeccable service in beautiful surroundings .Thank you .
Lee Moran
Lee Moran
21:12 13 Aug 20
Anne Thomas
Anne Thomas
14:16 30 Jul 20
Always a pleasure to visit this salonJane and her team are so friendly ,professional and enthusiastic about their treatments.No high pressure sales here just information on treatments and products that you can go away and think about.Thank you all ,as ever
alison lee
alison lee
15:59 26 Jul 20
Andria A
Andria A
09:50 10 Jul 20
Tamsin
Tamsin
19:14 09 Jul 20
Debbie Moore
Debbie Moore
21:46 12 Mar 20
No fuss just a friendly and professional welcome and treatment.
Sally G
Sally G
17:09 03 Mar 20
Had a consultation with Jane, who was very helpful with her recommendations & explanations. Gave me confidence in using the clinic
Mary Grindle
Mary Grindle
10:32 02 Mar 20
Amazing & very knowledgeable staff. Very informative in regards to how to use products and the products are very high quality. Not too expensive and already showing signs of improvement. Would highly, highly recommend.
Lucas Wagstaff
Lucas Wagstaff
08:07 02 Mar 20
Amazing experience. Jane The dermatologist was knowledgeable but also caring, she gave me tailored advice and an aftercare plan. She made sure I knew what was going to happen and was comfortable throughout the whole procedure. She listened to my concerns and found ways to work with my situation, even gave me some stress ball to help with my nerves :). Looking forward to my next appointment.
Al Bo
Al Bo
16:01 23 Feb 20
had my first treatment today what a lovely experience. Can’t wait till I can see the results and my follow up treatment next month. Thank you Jane 😊
Jacqui Coleman
Jacqui Coleman
14:22 23 Feb 20
Thank you Jane, for the friendly professional way you looked at my skin problem with me, it was certainly a lot more in depth and informative than I was expecting, the before and after photos are testament to that the treatments you gave has almost removed all the scarring that acne left on my face. I cant thank you enough.— Brandon
Ian Nixon
Ian Nixon
16:19 22 Feb 20
Lisa Chapman
Lisa Chapman
09:19 16 Feb 20
My therapist was very attentive listening and watching to check I was not uncomfortable.I felt confident in her hands due to her professionalism.
Rachel Moffat
Rachel Moffat
07:25 14 Feb 20
Can’t speak highly enough of the team at the skin to love clinic. Everything from the consultation to the treatment is amazing and I’d highly recommend them
Geoffrey Banks-Smith
Geoffrey Banks-Smith
21:47 11 Feb 20
Alex Miles
Alex Miles
12:48 28 Jan 20
I had 2 skin tags removed by my eyes made me feel very calm and was told what was going on lovely staff make you feel comfortable definitely recommend to anyone
amanda cooper
amanda cooper
13:34 18 Jan 20
Pauline O'Brien
Pauline O'Brien
18:48 15 Jan 20
zoe traynor
zoe traynor
17:06 11 Jan 20
Fantastic clinic. Lovely warm and welcoming team who really are experts in their field. My skin has never looked better! I highly recommend.
Hayley Naunton
Hayley Naunton
18:52 03 Jan 20
I had my consultation with Jane today to discuss best treatment for my skin concerns. she was very knowledgable and informative and gave me the best options for my concerns. I was very happy, definitely recommend "Skin to Love Clinic".
Pari Nixon
Pari Nixon
15:29 27 Dec 19
I cannot recommend the team the innovation and treatments more highly than at the Skin To Love Clinic. They are at the cutting edge of beauty and have new ways and procedures that make your skin look beautiful. I've spent many years on Harley and Wimpole street and assumed you couldn't get this level of investment and treatments anywhere else but the Skin the Love clinic not only offer every top treatment but the Jane and Sue are so skillful and have a real eye for what will work for you. Their mini thread lift is incredible as is their 'vampire' treatment but skin since I have moved to St Albans has improved dramatically
Annie Lonie
Annie Lonie
01:08 25 Dec 19
Ranya jumah
Ranya jumah
15:49 22 Dec 19
Professional, warm and friendly clinic with amazing staff who make you feel welcome from the moment you arrive.
Olivia
Olivia
08:37 21 Dec 19
Jane Gill
Jane Gill
16:31 19 Dec 19
The staff are friendly, professional and very helpful.Dr Critchow’s knowledge is second to none. I highly recommend this service
Ifrah Ali
Ifrah Ali
18:08 17 Dec 19
Excellent advice, Service and treatment. I’m really happy with the outcome of a procedure to deal with a cosmetic blemish that bothered me for years.
Simon Mitchell
Simon Mitchell
07:31 17 Dec 19
The nurse who saw me was excellent - friendly, professional and sympathetic to my condition. I was treated with respect and felt extremely comfortable and reassured throughout the appointment. I would thoroughly recommend Skintolove to anyone with a concerning skin condition.
Paul Jones
Paul Jones
16:44 14 Dec 19
Nour Agha
Nour Agha
18:07 03 Dec 19
excellent would highly recommend
Jeanette Howells
Jeanette Howells
17:09 26 Nov 19