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Acne, prescribed online

Tackle acne with a dermatologist-developed solution customised for your skin type and skin goals. 

With our easy text based online assessment and fast delivery, now there’s no reason to wait.

We help men with their health

Our mission is to get men the help they need without all the hassle, seriousness and sometimes awkwardness.

100% Online assessment
Discreet packaging
Fast, free delivery
Trusted medical experts
Australian Licensed
Never miss a repeat

3 easy steps to getting sorted!

1

 Answer some simple questions

Use our online form any time of day to tell us about yourself & the support you need.

2

Our Australian-based doctors review your answers online

They’ll advise what treatment is right for you via secure messaging in your Stagger portal.

3

We’ll deliver treatments to your door

If prescribed, we’ll express post your treatments straight to your door every time they’re due.

Your treatment options

from $1.33 /day

Prescription strength acne medication

Prescription Retinoids

Promote new skin growth and collagen production.

Hyaluronic Acid

Provides intense hydration to improve skin tone and texture.

Niacinamide

Boosts keratin production to improve skin brightness, elasticity, and the signs of ageing.

Azelaic Acid

Acts as an antibacterial agent to prevent breakouts and calm inflammation, and gently exfoliate skin to keep pores clean.

Antibiotics

Oral and topical medications that moderate acne-causing bacteria and heal inflammation on the skin. 

Price breakdown

Initial doctor’s consult Free

Treatment cost per use From $ 1.33

Express shipping Free

Unlimited follow-up consults Free

Results

Our doctors prescribe personalised acne treatments including up to five clinically proven active ingredients in strengths suitable for your skin type and concerns.

%

40-70% reduction in acne lesions in patients undergoing retinoid treatment for at least three months
(Source)

%

40-70% reduction in acne lesions in patients undergoing retinoid treatment for at least three months
(Source)

Acne FAQs

What is acne?

Acne occurs when dead skin cells and oil clog hair follicles on the skin, causing bacteria to multiply and inflame. There are many types of acne, including whiteheads, blackheads, pimples, and cysts. Acne can present as occasional mild breakouts, or severe, painful chronic acne.

What kind of acne treatments are available?

Stagger Dermatologists have extensive knowledge and experience in prescribing acne treatments. They only use ingredients they know and trust. These include prescription retinoids, hyaluronic acid, topical antibiotics, niacinamide, and azelaic acid.

What treatment is right for me?

The best acne treatment for you is dependent on your skin type, skin concerns, and the root cause of your acne. Mild or occasional breakouts can often be treated with over-the-counter pharmacy products. Recurring mild to moderate acne may require a prescription topical treatment, such as topical antibiotics or retinoids. Treatment for severe acne may require oral antibiotics or retinoids. Skin that is sensitive or prone to conditions like eczema or rosacea will require extra caution.

Stagger doctors work with you to determine the best acne treatment for your specific skin type and concerns.

How does acne treatment work?

With Stagger, taking care of your skin is simple. Our doctors will provide instructions specific to your prescription upon approval.  

As a general guide, once your acne treatment has been delivered to your door:

  • Apply your acne treatment once daily in the evening, after cleansing and before moisturising. Make sure you wash your hands well after applying.
  • Due to the potent ingredients in your acne treatment, we recommend starting with a staggered application schedule – every second or third evening before building up to daily usage.
  • You should start seeing improvements in just weeks, with full results visible after 3 months.

Stagger doctors work with you to determine the best acne treatment for your specific skin type and concerns.

What happens if my skin reacts to the acne treatment I’ve been prescribed?

If you notice a reaction to the acne treatment you’ve been prescribed, immediately stop using the treatment and consult with one of our doctors for further investigation. You can start a consult with a doctor via the patient portal.

Am I guaranteed a prescription and acne treatment?

Stagger doctors provide the highest standard of healthcare, assessing each patient on an individual basis. If our medical team determines a potential risk related to a specific acne treatment, or your acne symptoms appear different to standard acne, treatment will not be issued. Your doctor may provide recommendations for next steps, including in-person GP visits for further assessment.

Do I have to provide photos of my skin?

Stagger doctors are committed to providing the highest standard of care. To prescribe you the best acne treatment for your skin, our doctors will require photos of your skin, but don’t worry, confidentiality will always be maintained. You can upload your photos via the patient portal once you’ve completed your initial assessment. 

How long does it take for a doctor to respond?

A Stagger doctor will review your assessment within 4-hours. In most cases, they’ll respond sooner than this.

How much does acne treatment cost?

Your initial doctor’s consultation is free.  If you’re prescribed acne treatment, the cost is $40 per month. We’ll express post your acne treatment each month, so you’ll never run out. You can cancel, pause, or delay your acne treatment at any time without cancellation fee. 

How fast will my treatment be delivered and how is it packaged?

Once you’ve paid for your acne treatment, we’ll express post it to anywhere in Australia free of charge. Your treatment will be packaged in discreet Australia Post packaging and should arrive within 1-3 days.

Do you handle my repeats?

With Stagger, consider your repeats handled. We’ll express post your treatment for free each month, so you’ll never run out.

Can I speak to my doctor at any time?

Of course! Our online platform enables ongoing support whenever you need it. To chat with your doctor, log into your profile, head to the ‘Products’ tab and select ‘Manage Treatment’. This is where you can message your doctor.

Our team is also available at help@stagger.com.au. Drop us a line, anytime.

Why choose Stagger?

Avoid clinic waiting times, pharmacy queues, and uncomfortable situations.

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Consult with your doctor from home
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