What is chemical peel?
In this out-patient chemical peel procedure, a chemical solution is applied to the skin, which is eventually peeled off. The chemical solution applied to the skin contains glycolic acid, trichloroacetic acid, salicylic acid, lactic acid or carbolic acid.
Fine lines under the eyes and the mouth
Wrinkles caused by sun damage
Appearance of mild scars
Certain type of acne
Areas treated with Chemical Peel
- Chemical peels are great for improving the skin’s appearance. It can improve the look & feel of the skin from the first session itself.
- The new skin after the peel off is performed appears to be more smoother and firmer than before.
- Exfoliates the skin.
- Brighter and youthful skin after the treatment.
Post- treatment care
After a chemical peel procedure, you may need to cover the treated skin with a bandage as you will be asked to avoid the sun for several months. Apply the lotion or cream provided by the dermatologist.
Change in skin colour
The treated skin will be red, tight and swollen, therefore avoid sun exposure, certain cosmetic products and hair removal on face for some time.