What is chemical Peel?

A chemical peel is a new form of skin treatment, which involves the application of toxic chemical solutions to the skin, to get regenerated skin and controlled cells and tissue. It can be done on the face hands or neck. Moreover, Chemical peel is the procedure that regenerates the growth of cells from deeper layers of the epidermis. During this treatment, the physician applies AHA (Alpha Hydroxyl Acid, TCA (Trichloroacetic acid) to the skin.

What is the purpose for chemical peels?

The main purpose of chemical peels is to producing the smooth texture and exfoliate the outer layers of dead skin. It is an effective treatment for facial wrinkles caused by sun damage and aging, acne, blemishes, freckles, and dark patches, spot treatments and uneven skin pigmentation. In addition, it is a way to remove stretch marks or rejuvenate skin elsewhere on the body with improved texture, tone and color. It is also be done to improve the look and feel of skin.
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How does it work?

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You can get a chemical at a dermatologist or surgeons clinic. It’s an outpatient procedure, you don’t require any anesthesia and there’s no overnight stay. The experts who do your chemical peel. They first clean your face or skin thoroughly. The, he or she will apply some chemical solutions such as glycolic acid, salicylic acid, trichloroacetic acid, carbolic acid (phenol) or lactic acid- too small areas of your skin. That creates a controlled wound, letting new skin take its place.

During a chemical peel, most people feel a burning sensation that lasts about five to ten minutes, followed by a stinging sensation. Putting cool compresses or ice on the skin may ease that stinging. You may need pain medication during or after a deeper peel.

Are chemical peels safe?

Yes, it is very safe when they’re used in the right hands. But, if the process of this chemical peels not done correctly then, it can be harmful. Hence, it’s an advice to have a peel from professionals or experts, who knows how to do a chemical peel.

Who Is a Good Candidate For a Chemical Peel?

  • Generally light haired and fair-skinned patients are allowed for chemical peels. If you have dull and darker skin, you may also have good results, depending upon the type of problem being treated, but it is true you also may be more likely to have an uneven tone after the procedure.
  • Moreover, Bulges, skin sags and more severe wrinkles do not respond well to the chemical peels. They may go for other cosmetic surgical procedures such as facelift, laser resurfacing, brow lift, a soft tissue filler, eyelid lift etc. For these reasons, a dermatologic surgeon can help determine the most appropriate treatment type for you.
  • An ideal candidate for a chemical peel is in good physical health, understands the procedure, and has realistic expectations of the outcome.
  • A person with other medical issues is not advised to go for this treatment.
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No, as such pain but you may feel like little itching, skin redness, tingling after the treatment. In these conditions try to take precautions. After the procedure, the physician may prescribe a mild pain reliever to relieve any discomfort.
Well, you may experience skin tightness, a little tingling or itching but for sure chemical peels are do not hurt. You shouldn’t feel discomfort or pain after the procedure. You may experience slightly increased sensitivity. Hence, it’s an advice don’t exfoliate for 48 hours after the chemical peel, stay away from the gym for next 24 hours, drink plenty of water to see the amazing results.
Chemical peel for skin treatment hardly required 1 or 2-hour session, which can be conducted, depending upon the condition and the type of peel to be treated for the skin.
The skin will be healed after 8-10 days. However, a new layer of the skin begins to appear within 1 or 2 weeks after the treatment, though completing healing can take within 1 month.
Yes, of course!! Believe it or not, laser resurfacing or chemical peel also be used to prevent skin cancer. This is the most important reason to consider these type of chemical peels in the treatment of skin cancer.
Well, it depends on the depth and strength of the chemical peel, you received. Skin becomes vulnerable after the chemical peels and resurfacing, and application of makeup prematurely will delay healing and risk causing pigmentation changes, infection or scarring. Each individual recovers at a varying rate. Makeup can be usually be worn approximately 7 to 10 days after a deeper peel.
A Chemical peel is a quiet, safe and effective process and there is as such no side effects. But, sometimes patient according to their stamina and treatment may suffer from the following side effects:
  • Pain
  • Sensitivity
  • Skin-Redness
  • Itching
  • Swelling
  • After going through this chemical peel one needs to follow the healthy lifestyle and well-balanced diet.
  • Hence, it’s an advice don’t exfoliate for 48 hours after the chemical peel, stay away from the gym for next 24 hours, drink plenty of water to see the amazing results after the treatment.
  • Consumption of junk food is strict ‘no-no’ with this treatment.
  • Sun exposure must be avoided for the next 48 hours after the treatment.
  • Allergic reactions can occur after this treatment. Hence, it’s an advice should notice and share with your doctors each and everything as little carelessness will lead you into a big trouble.
  • Must avoid alcohol intake. This facilitates in handling hepatic of toxins.

Why us:

Majestic Global hair and skin services is the trusted place for all major skin problems. Here, at this centre, we believe in-depth researching and clinical study for alternative treatment options for the skin issues of the patients. A Chemical peel is relatively a simple and the latest technology skin treatment that builds the self-confidence of our client and brings a beautiful smile on their face.

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