Minimally Invasive Procedure A chemical peel, also called chemexfoliation or derma peeling, is one of the least invasive ways to improve the appearance of your…
Chemical peel risks and safety information Video: Chemical peel risks You should understand that all chemical peels carry some risks and uncertainties. A chemical peel is usually a very safe procedure when performed by a qualified and experienced plastic surgeon.
Medium Chemical Peel
Medium chemical peel Acne scars, deeper wrinkles and uneven skin color can all be treated with a medium chemical peel. The chemicals used for this type of peel will remove skin cells from both the outer layer of skin (epidermis) and upper part of your middle layer of skin (dermis).
How a chemical peel works Chemical solutions are carefully applied to your skin to improve the texture by removing damaged outer layers. The chemicals used are phenol, trichloroacetic acid, and alphahydroxy acids. The formula used by your doctor will be adjusted to meet your particular needs.
Chemical Peel Cost
Chemical peel cost Video: Chemical peel cost The average cost of a chemical peel is $720, according to 2013 statistics from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. The cost of a chemical peel can vary. The average fee referenced above does not include anesthesia, facilities or other related expenses.
What is a chemical peel? Video: What is a chemical peel? A chemical peel uses a chemical solution to smooth the texture of your skin by removing the damaged outer layers. Although chemical peels are used mostly on the face, they can also be used to improve the skin on your neck and hands.