Chemical Peels

A controlled application of a chemical solution to remove damaged outer layers of skin. The strength of the peel determines the depth of penetration and the intensity of the results. Chemical peels address wrinkles, acne scars, sun damage, and uneven skin tone.

Pros: Effective for various concerns, improves skin texture and tone, stimulates collagen production.

Cons: Discomfort during treatment, peeling and flaking afterwards, increased sun sensitivity, requires consultation to determine the right peel strength.

Alternatives: Microneedling, laser treatments.

Recovery: Varies depending on the peel strength – mild peels have minimal downtime, stronger peels can cause significant peeling and require several days of recovery.

Disclaimer: This information is for general knowledge only and does not substitute for professional medical advice. Always consult a licensed dermatologist or esthetician to determine the best course of treatment for your individual needs.