Chemical peel uses a chemical solution to improve and smooth the texture of the facial skin by removing its damaged outer layers.
It is helpful for those individuals with facial blemishes, wrinkles, acne and uneven skin pigmentation.
The precise formula used may be adjusted to meet each patient’s needs. Chemical peel is most commonly performed for cosmetic reasons, to enhance your appearance and your self confidence. Chemical peel may also remove pre-cancerous skin growths, soften acne facial scars and even control acne.
The most common peel is the Trichloroacetic acid (TCA) peel. It can be used in many concentrations, but it is most commonly used for medium-depth peeling. Fine surface wrinkles, superficial blemishes and pigment problems are commonly treated with TCA.
After your Treatment, it is common to experience some temporary flaking or scaling, redness and dryness of the skin. However, these conditions will disappear as the skin adjusts to treatment.