WHAT IS POLYCYSTIC OVARIAN SYNDROME (PCOS)?

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) is a common condition affecting women.

It can be responsible for several annoying skin and hair changes including:

  • hormonal acne
  • sudden onset acne
  • excessive facial and body hair
  • excessively greasy skin
  • hair loss on the scalp

Our dermatologists at Melbourne City Dermatology have a range of strategies to deal with these problems, and can work closely with you general practitioner, endocrinologist and gynaecologist to ensure you can control the symptoms as best as possible.