Chemical peels, also known as chemical exfoliation, use a solution to remove the outermost layers of the skin, revealing fresh, new skin underneath. This treatment can be customized to address a variety of skin concerns such as hyperpigmentation, fine lines, and acne. Chemical peels can improve skin texture and tone, reduce the appearance of pores, and promote collagen production. With little downtime, it’s a popular option for those seeking an effective and non-invasive way to rejuvenate their skin.
Mandelic Acid is the most versatile of the peels, as it can be used on any skin type and condition and colour (dark skin) which is contraindicated with the other peels. The molecules are quite large and so the feeling of tingle, redness and downtime is very minimum.
Salicylic Acid penetrates deeper into the oil glands so it is best for oilyand acne skins. Out of all the peels available salicylic is your go to peel forblackheads, milia, scabs and breakouts. Any blemishes tend to go ‘cloudy’ and white which means they are starting to heal rapidly.