Chemical peels, skin regeneration
This technique involves applying chemical acids to the skin in order to remove the upper layer of the skin. Through the reaction of the acids in the various layers of skin , cells which have aged, altered and have restricted function are eliminated and peeled off as skin scales. This chemical therapy stimulates the regeneration and development of new skin cells. Smoother, firmer and more even skin develops.
For which skin problems is a Chemical Peel suitable?
1. For large pored, greasy skin inclined to acne
2. Aging skin with thickening disorders (hyperkeratosis, pigmentation disorders, precancerous conditions and light damage)
3. Fine wrinkles
4. Uneven pigmentation (chloasma, melasma, hyperpigmentation after inflammation)
5. Sallow skin colouring
6. Acne scars
Which acids are used?
Various acids are used depending on the extent of the correction.