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Superficial Peel

Chemical peels

“Chemical peeling uses a chemical solution to improve the skin’s appearance. It can reduce or eliminate fine lines under the eyes and around the mouth, correct uneven skin pigmentation, remove precancerous skin growths, and soften acne or treat scars caused by acne. The procedure can also treat wrinkles caused by sun damage and scarring, as well as skin blemishes common with age and heredity”.  This is a definition that is published by a medical center of Rochester University.

The protocol is to apply a chemical solution to the skin that causes it to exfoliate and eventually peel off. Also, this is to create an injury of a particular skin depth with the goal of stimulating new skin growth and improving surface texture and appearance. The new, regenerated skin is usually smoother and less wrinkled than the old skin, but is, also, temporarily more sensitive to the sun. Chemical peels can be performed on the face, neck, chest, hands, arms, and legs. They have various classifications based on their depth. The three most basic common types basic of chemical peels are:

Very superficial (exfoliation) – superficial (epidermal);
Medium-depth peels papillary dermal;
Deep peels (reticular dermal).

Superficial peel such as Alpha Hydroxyl Acid (AHAs) (consist of Glycolic acid (GA), Lactic Acid, Mandalic Acid; and Beta Hydroxyl Acid (Salicylic Acid)) are our offered chemical peel services. They address to enhance treatment for a variety of conditions, including acne, melasma, dyscromia, photo-damage, hyperpigmentation, fine lines, wrinkles. They are commonly known as the epidermis and dermal-epidermal interface and useful method for rejuvenating the epidermis and upper dermal layers.

Things to know

Are there complications or potential side effects of a chemical peel?

  • Temporary or permanent change in skin color, particularly for women on birth control pills, who subsequently become pregnant or have a history of brownish facial discoloration;
  • Scarring;
  • Reactivation of cold sores.

What to expect after having a chemical peel?

  • Skin texture will experience dryness;
  • Treated skin will initially be red and may scale; the healing will take one to ten days after the peel;
  • Avoid sun exposure and smoking until skin recovers as these can cause unwanted side effects such as infection, scarring;
  • Edema, erythema, and desquamation may occur for 1 to 3 days for superficial peels;
  • A long-term maintenance program will preserve the results of chemical peels;
  • Apply sunscreen religiously after the peeling service to avoid sun damage and pigmentation;
  • Can apply makeup the next day.

Need to have best chemical peel services performed with pain free, little or no-irritation sensation but the results are solid and efficient?

Check out below to select the chemical peels that fit best of your problematic skin condition.

Salicylid Acid peel


Need to treat acne, blackheads, or something similar? A salicylic acid peel may be a viable treatment option for you ...
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TCA or trichloroacetic peel


TCA or trichloroacetic acid is one of good option to ease off fine lines;  minimize superficial “age” spots and other ...
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Jessner Peel


Jessner Peel Jessner Peel is a solution that combines Salicylic Acid, Lactic Acid and Resorcinol. It aims to take away ...
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Platinum Peel


Platinum peel is an outstanding option to address sun damage; scar improvement; acne; premature wrinkles and fine lines; gives skin ...
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Lactic Acid Peel


Lactic Acid peel is ideal for sensitive or reactive skin.  It helps to eliminate germs and toxin; slug off dead ...
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Lightening Peel - Superficial peel


Our Lightening Peel - Superficial peel - is combination of Glycolic and Phytic Acid. Phytic acid is found in cereal ...
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Mandalic Acid - Superficial Peel


Mandalic Acid peel  is an outstanding solution to your dilemma "Acne your frustrations?".  It is a superficial peel and belongs ...
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