The glycolic peel, a type of chemical peel, is one of the most popular solutions for patients who suffer from common skin conditions like acne, wrinkles, age spots or uneven colouration and tone. It’s gained a positive reputation from our patients due to its extraordinary ability to resolve a wide array of different skin problems
Lactic acid is an antiwrinkle and pigmentation-fighting ingredient Derived from milk, lactic acid belongs to a class of anti-aging ingredients called alpha-hydroxy acids (AHAs). Lactic acid is specifically used to treat hyperpigmentation, age spots, and other factors that contribute to a dull and uneven complexion. Other benefits of AHAs like lactic acid include improved skin tone and reduced pore appearance.
TCA or Trichloroacetic Acid is a non-toxic chemical agent used for skin exfoliation, which not only results in a renewed and refreshed look on the surface but also tackles skin issues deep within the various layers, Peels work on the principle of drying the upper layer of skin, which makes it peel over a period of time. In a week or more, the more regular and exposed skin peels off revealing undamaged skin, which possesses a smoother texture.
A salicylic acid peel is a superficial peeling agent. This means that the first layer of the skin will be treated. Salicylic acid is a Beta Hydroxy Acid that is effective in treating oily skin, clogged pores and seborrheic dermatitis. Salicylic acid peels work well for those that have sun damaged skin, dull and lifeless skin, sensitive skin, dry or dehydrated skin, and uneven skin tones. Salicylic acid peels work for those with acne, ingrown hairs, wrinkles and fine lines,. The use of salicylic acid peels can improve the look and the texture of the skin. Salicylic acid peels can be done on the face, neck, back, shoulders, hands, knees and elbows.
A Whitening peel is a technique used to improve the appearance of the skin on the face, neck or hands. A chemical solution is applied to the skin that causes it to exfoliate and eventually peel off. The new, regenerated skin is usually smoother and less wrinkled than the old skin. The new skin is also temporarily more sensitive to the sun.