What are the peel benefits following a chemical peel?
There are various conditions that can be improved or treated by chemical peel.
Another peel benefit is it brings abut blemish removal to create a fairer snow-white, silky smooth skin.
What a chemical peel cannot achieve are to tighten loose and sagging skin, removing deep lines and wrinkles, deep scar, removing broken capillaries and smoother out big pores.
|Indication of chemical peel||What the peel cannot achieve|
|Acne and acne scar, acne blemishes
Age and liver spot
Irregular skin pigmentation, dischromia
Rough skin and scaly patches
|Remove deep lines and wrinkles
To tighten loose and sagging skin
Remove broken capillaries
Once the skin has been peeled, it gives a rejuvenating look. The skin looks refreshed, bright, and radiant and glow like a silky smooth snow white skin! Of course, for the best result, multiple sessions are required. All body parts can be peeled including the neck, décolleté, chest, body, arms and legs.
Contra-indications for chemical peel
|. Active skin infection and diseases
· Various bacterial and no bacterial skin infection
· Herpes simplex (unless pre treated with Acyclovir)
· Psoriasis, eczema, dermatitis, rosacea
|Nursing or pregnant lady|
|Not taking Accutane for the last six months
Having used Retin-A, Renova, prescription skin care, or cream containing ascorbic acid, bleaching agent, or other acid based product in the last 24 hours
|Cut or broken skin|
|Not for dark skinned patient|
|No history of Keloid or having existing big keloid|
|No history of heart problem|
|Superficial, light chemical peel||Medium chemical peel||Deep chemical peel|
|From no recovery time to a few hour, at time 1-2 days||New skin appear 7 days after treatment||New skin appear in 7-10 days|
|By 2 weeks it is fully healed||Complete healing in 2 months or more|
|Redness stays up to 3 months or more|
|Superficial peel||Medium peel||Deep peel|
|Only reach the epidermis||Reach upper dermis only||Reach the deepest part of dermis