Understanding Chemical Peels
You may think a chemical peel can be a hazardous treatment for your skin and overall health, however, a chemical peel can offer a variety of various skin health benefits. Understanding what peel means is the first step into understanding. To peel means to pull or strip off the natural external covering or protection of something; when it comes to skincare treatment, the process is similar.
The chemical peel uses a FDA approved chemical solution that is applied on the skin to remove the top layer on the skin in order to reduce wrinkles, age signs, acne, blemishes, among others to improve the skin texture of adults and young people. One of the greatest things about getting a chemical peel is how versatile they are, from improving your skin tone and texture, managing most chronic skin conditions to providing some anti-aging benefits as well.
The facial chemical peel treatments use chemicals, most common ingredients include salicylic acid, glycolic acid, or trichloroacetic acid, to peel layers of skin, revealing healthy, new skin below. Depending on your specific needs and the recommendation of your Skincare Professional, there are different levels of chemical peels.