For anyone that doesn’t know the rejuvenation benefits of peels, the idea of having a chemical acid peel can seem a bit haunting. The truth is, chemical peels are simply deep exfoliating facials ensuring positive results.
Chemical peels can improve the skin’s appearance. In this treatment, a chemical solution is applied to the skin, which is eventually peeled off. The new skin is usually smoother and less wrinkled than the old skin. It reduce fine lines under the eyes and around the mouth, Treat wrinkles caused by sun damage and aging, Improve the appearance of mild scars, Treat certain types of acne, Reduce age spots, freckles and dark patches, Improve the look and feel of skin.
There are many kinds with different levels and variations in peels. Which peels are right for your skin would be decided by experts. However hers a brief idea of what all exists.
Superficial peel: A mild acid is used to penetrate only the outer layer of skin to gently exfoliate it. Lactic acid is a mild and less irritating peel. It evens skin tone, lighten pigmentation, and reduces appearance of wrinkles and age spots, can be moisturizing, it is Best for all skin types especially for hyper-pigmented skin.
Medium peel: Glycolic acid is applied to penetrate the out and middle layers of skin to remove damaged skin cells. It is the most common peel. It reduces appearance of fine lines, increases cell turnover rate, removes dead skin cells, and it is skin brightening. It is best for all skin types especially with wrinkles and fine lines.
Deep peel: Tricholoracetic acid or phenol is applied to deeply penetrate the middle layer of skin to remove damaged skin cells. Salicylic acid can penetrate deeper into skin. It helps control acne, eliminates blackheads and whiteheads, clarifies skin, and reduces pore blockage. It’s best for acne prone and oily skin.
Refine, redefine your methods at Reeage! When you can’t have too many facials…there is Chemical Peel.