It is a completely non-invasive treatment which does not require any anaesthesia. It is a process of exfoliation to rejuvenate your skin. Chemical peels produce results by damaging the skin in a controlled and skilful manner, and promotes the healing process so that the skin can heal naturally. They work to reduce scars by removing the dead and scarred layer of skin which permits the growth of a new healthy and scar free skin. They also help to cure blemishes, uneven pigmentation and other signs of ageing.
An acidic mixture is applied on your skin to the raise the pH of your skin to an optimum acidity level. The chemicals used in the mixture will make blisters on the skin. It will cause exfoliation and peel off the outermost scarred layer of skin and stimulates growth of new skin cells. The skin regenerated has no scars, blemishes, or uneven texture. After the procedure, you may feel slight burning sensations which are settled by cold compresses.
They are being used in combination with other treatments to get the optimum results based on individual requirements.
Chemical peels remove the dead and dull layer of skin to reveal a smoother, brighter and revitalized skin. It will even out pigmentation and irregular texture issues. It gives you an instant glowing look and improved skin clarity which has less appearance of wrinkles. It is best suited for patients with lighter skin tone so the treated area easily blends in with the untreated skin. People with dark skin should think twice before going for chemical peels, because it may create a significant difference between the treated and untreated skin. For clients, who have deep and extensive scars, it may require to multiple sessions to get the best results.
Chemical peeling is a quick procedure and it only takes few minutes to be completed.
Side effects of chemical peels are minimal. You may experience some temporary side effects like redness, swelling and tightening of skin but there is no long term side effect associated with this procedure. Chemical peels do not require a significant downtime. Your doctor will let you know about the post care. Protect your skin from sun exposure by using a strong sunscreen. You are advised to keep your skin moisturized.
At Dubai Cosmetic Surgery, professionally trained dermatologists will access the most suitable chemical peel according to your skin type and condition. Fill up the form below for a free personalized consultation with one of our skin experts.