Are you tired of those acne, dark circles, pigmentation and scars which make your skin look dull and unattractive? Stop worrying because we got the solution for you. At Derma One, we are determined to give you flawless and smooth skin by giving personalized treatment services. Chemical peeling is one of our cost-effective and result oriented treatment to achieve smooth and flawless skin. Let’s understand what it is.
What is chemical peel?
In chemical peel, a chemical solution is applied over the skin to remove dead skin cells and unclog pores. This results in smooth texture and improvement in scarring and appearance of the skin.
Chemical peels can be used for?
Chemical peel can be used to treat acne, pigmentation, hyper pigmentation, dark circles, wrinkles, scars, skin discoloration, ageing etc.
Which areas which can be treated with chemical peel?
- Under eye area
- Shoulders and arms
- Back etc.
What is the procedure for peel?
After thorough cleaning of the face, peel solution is applied over the skin for required amount of time. Activity of the peel solution is then stopped using specific neutralizer. The last step is to apply moisturizer followed by sunscreen.
What precautions one should take before undergoing chemical peel treatment?
Before going for Chemical peel, there should not be any :
- Dryness, itching , irritation on the skin
- Active wound
- History of Photo sensitivity
- Having heavy sun exposure recently
What to do after a chemical peel treatment?
After taking the treatment following things should be kept in mind:
- Peeling will last 3-5 days depending on the type of peel used
- Gentle cleanser, moisturizer and sunscreen should be used
- Heavy exercise and heavy sweating should also be avoided
How many sessions does one require?
6-8 sessions are required generally depending upon the type of skin and condition being treated.
When can you see the results?
Normally the results start to appear after 3-4 sessions but it can vary from patient to patient and depends on the condition being treated.
What are the benefits of peel over commonly used facials?
Less time consuming
As it is performed by expert dermatologists, side effects are very rare
Facials can increase acne but peels treat heal acne
Most commonly observed side effects:
1. Temporary redness can occur which disappears in 1-2 days.
2. Dryness and peeling of skin(improves with the use of moisturizer)