Key benefit of Superficial Peel is that it smoothens rough & dry skin; improves the texture of sun-damage & even out skin tone. Such peel has fast recovery & normally consists of minor flaking. Dermatologist generally recommends 6-8 sessions to obtain the optimum result over a period of time. As such there is no down time for this peel wherein one can start routine work after having adequate sun protection.
Such peel is bit stronger formulation, which is generally recommended for the individual having fair skin texture as this target the epidermis and upper dermis and causes the skin to slough within 5 to 7 day. Post this peeling, once can see little red appearance on their skin along with little swelling. However within a day or two skin turns brown in color and swelling subside. After 3 to 4 days, it eventually begins the peeling process as a result of which even toned, fresh and smooth new skin gets revealed within next 7 to 10 days. This treatment is ideal for pigmentation, scars, acne scars, wrinkles and uneven skin & can be repeated within 1 to 6 month time frame based on assessment from the certified and experienced dermatologist
One can actually see very good results from Deep Peel as this peel is strongly recommended by dermatologist to treat wrinkles, scars, blemishes & precancerous skin lesions. Deep Peel generally targets the dermis. Depending on skin texture, Dermatologist may uses anaesthesia to reduce the warm to hot stinging sensation. Post treatment, multiple skin layers will begin to peel over a period of one to two weeks. For time being, new skin will have the little red color and sensation of sunburn however slowly that will fade away and will come to normal skin color. This Peel is extremely suitable for deep uneven pigmentation, wrinkles, scars, age spots, & acne scars. This treatment is recommended once in 6 to 12 months as per the skin condition and problem areas to cover on it. The new skin which comes out after treatment looks very fresh, clean, even and baby smooth.
A chemical peel is a dermatological treatment used to improve the texture and tone of your skin by removing the damaged outer layers. The aim is to help diminish the appearance of aging or minimize acne scars, uneven skin tone, blemishes, pigmentation, etc.
Before you start wearing makeup again after the peel, always check with your doctor. Your skin peels to varying degrees after a chemical peel. While old layers of your skin are peeling away and bare skin is exposed as it heals, applying makeup too soon can cause infections and other complications like irritation. Bare skin is very vulnerable and you must handle it with care.
Dermatologists usually advise steering clear of cosmetics for 7 to 10 days after the peel for your skin to recover well and your chemical peel to have the desired effect. One might be advised to wait even longer based on their skin sensitivity, the type of peel and the medications that may be used as part of the treatment. Don’t worry, your skin will only benefit from having extra time to heal and breathe.
Salicyclic Peel is a Beta Hydroxy acid (BHA) Peel which is a kind of basic peel where different concentrations of Salicylic acid are used to bring acne under control. It has keratolytic agent, which unclogs pores and kills the acne causing bacteria. This also improves blemish, which is left behind by acne & highly suitable for mild to moderate acne.
This peel is the most popular for acne treatment, which is generally found in various face washes, acne creams. Glycolic Peel is an Alpha Hydroxy acid (AHA) that helps in treating and improving various skin conditions like acne, pigmentation, and anti-ageing & recommended for all degrees of acne.
TCA Peel is a Trichloroacetic acid, which is having stronger formulation for acne treatment in which acid remains in high concentration ranging between 20%-50%. Unlike Salicylic & Glycolic Peel, Dermatologist does not leave this peel on skin for longer time due to high concentration as it may lead to scarring or skin burning. Normally time duration for this peel to be left on the skin is about a minute or two maximum. This peel is highly suitable for hyper pigmentation issues like sun damage, acne marks, melisma & moderate to severe acne.
Dermatologist use Phenol Peel to treat severe acne problem as it contains high amount of acid, which requires administration of anaesthesia as well. The penetration of this peel is the highest in the skin level hence it is very effective in healing severe acne problem. Recovery time remains longer, which may take about a month to give the best results.
Fruit Acid Peel:-
Fruit acid Peel is used along with salicylic or glycolic peel to treat mild acne, which also helps in skin lightening.
Chemical peels are a type of cosmetic treatment used to remove acne scars or skin damage by removing dead skin cells and revealing a fresh healthy skin underneath. A solution is applied to the face area that allows the skin to exfoliate and eventually peel off.
Chemical peels come of varying degrees – light, medium and deep.
Light peel involves application of salicylic acid to the skin, which may give stinging sensation until neutralizing solution is used. Light peels take a maximum of one week for the skin to heal.
Medium peel also takes around a week but there may be some redness and crusts before the new healthy skin is revealed. Here, doctors use glycolic or trichloroacetic acid as a chemical solution. No neutralization solution is required.
Deep peels use phenols as an applicant. Technician will give you anesthesia during the peeling process. Swelling, redness and some burning sensation is common. It typically takes around two weeks for the new healthy skin to develop, although the redness may last for a month.
Take precautions while washing your face or using a moisturizer. Avoid exposure to the sun and face make up until the new skin develops properly.