Each patient’s tolerance to the severity of each treatment plays an important role in choosing the appropriate chemical peeling.
The 9 most widely used chemical solutions known for their unique effectiveness in the treatment of particular Dermatological problems are: A-Hydroxy Acids (AHA), Glycolic Acid, Salicylic Acid, Trichloroacetic Acid (TCA), Mandelic Acid, Azelaic Acid, Kochic Acid, Jessner Solution and Phenol.
Chemical Peelings are strongly advised to performed by a specialized Doctor, Dermatologist or Plastic Surgeon. No anesthesia is needed and the treatment is completed within a very short period of time. During the treatment, the appropriate chemical solution is applied to the face in order to remove the required layer of the skin. Essentially, Chemical Peeling causes a controlled mild burn on the skin, in order for the exfoliation to begin.