Chemical peel is a type of cosmetic treatment that involves the application of a chemical solution to the skin in order to remove its outermost layer. The goal of a chemical peel is to improve the appearance of the skin by reducing the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, age spots, acne scars, and other skin imperfections
Benefits of Chemical Peels
Chemical peels offer several benefits, including:
Improved Skin Texture and Tone: Chemical peels can help improve the texture and tone of the skin by removing the outermost layer of dead skin cells.
Reduced Appearance of Fine Lines and Wrinkles: Chemical peels can help reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles by stimulating collagen production.
Reduced Appearance of Age Spots and Sun Damage: Chemical peels can help reduce the appearance of age spots and sun damage by removing the outermost layer of skin where these imperfections reside.
Reduced Appearance of Acne and Acne Scars: Chemical peels can help reduce the appearance of acne and acne scars by exfoliating the skin and stimulating collagen production.
What to Expect During and After the Procedure
Before the procedure, your skin will be thoroughly cleaned and prepared for the chemical peel. During the procedure, the chemical solution will be applied to your skin and left on for a specific amount of time. You may feel a slight burning or stinging sensation during the procedure.
After the procedure, your skin will be red and may feel tight and sensitive. You may also experience some peeling and flaking of the skin in the days following the procedure. It’s important to avoid direct sun