Chemical peels speed up the skin’s natural cell renewal rate, sloughing off the dead and damaged skin to reveal new, healthy skin beneath. They are well researched and SAFE!
A chemical solution is applied to the skin that causes mild damage to the outer layer of the dermis. Contrary to popular belief, nothing is peeled off the skin; the solution stays on. The “peeling” refers to the peeling-off of dead skin cells. Side effects range from light redness and swelling to crusting, blisters, and flaking depending on the type of peel treatment..