Chemical Peeling consists in applying on the skin of one or more chemicals that cause desquamation and removal of dead cells. The facial peel is an intervention of aesthetic medicine consisting of treating the different layers of the skin so as to renew it and thus, reduce skin imperfections. It allows to restore the skin of the face its natural radiance and to make “new skin.”
Its action is to stimulate cell turnover and produce collagen: the skin will look brighter, fresh, toned and polished. Depending on the problem, age and condition of the skin, doctors’ cosmetologists choose the right concentration for you and the composition of the peeling program.
Peel is indicated to correct skin imperfections on the face, neck, décolleté and top of the hands. It helps, in particular, to fix the dull complexion, dilated pores, fine lines and wrinkles, acne scars, crumpled eyes, dark circles, age spots, anti-ageing treatments and sagging facial skin.
In the chemical peeling procedure, particular solutions containing acids are used. They penetrate the skin and activate all cellular processes. Depending on the composition and concentration, such actions as leveling the skin’s relief, reducing the depth of wrinkles, clarifying the pigment spots, reducing the activity of the sebaceous glands, which helps reduce inflammation on the face and restore moisture to the skin.
The chemical peel is superficial; alpha and beta hydracids are used to perform it. Due to these acids, dryness and flabbiness of the skin are eliminated, it triggers internal rejuvenation mechanisms responsible for its natural moisturizing and skin radiance. It helps to cope with inflammation on the face and reduces pigmentation much better than botox treatment.
The first effect is noticeable immediately. At least, the texture of the skin is levelled, and the complexion improves.
To achieve a full and consistent result, a different number of procedures are required. It depends on the skin type, the problem, the duration and complexity of the problem, etc. On average, the required number of procedures is 4-6.
The main effects of the peeling procedure:
• Texture and skin color alignment;
• Purification and reduction of pores;
• Stimulation of the skin’s processes;
• Stimulation of the synthesis of collagen
• Skin lifting;
• Improvement of microcirculation;
• Lymphatic drainage.
• Reducing the depth of under eye wrinkles
What imperfections to correct with a peel?
By promoting cell renewal, a good peel can sometimes cause real change. It can, thus reduce or even eliminate the damage, caused to the skin by the sun, especially brown spots. It can cure problems of skin pigmentation, including the famous pregnancy mask, hyperpigmentation appearing during exposure to the sun during pregnancy. The peel is also used to treat acne especially when it causes comedones and microcysts, or its consequences: pigmented spots and acne scars, among others.
By stimulating the production of collagen, the peel can help with anti-ageing technology or fight against sagging skin. Smokers or stressed ones are also great lovers of the peel. The cloudy, gray or yellowish complexion caused by tobacco and tension does not resist the disappearance of dead cells. In this case, the frequency and intensity of the peel are to adapt to the peculiarities of your skin: if you continue to smoke, in particular, the procedure will need to be renewed!