Chemical Peel


Chemical Peel

Unwanted skin changes can be improved or removed by dermatologists. During consultations at Dr. Lavanya’s clinic, Chennai we offer you a broad spectrum of modern and scientifically proven treatment methods for a range of skin changes. One of them is Chemical Peel.

Chemical peels are cosmetic treatments that can be applied to the face, hands, and neck. They’re used to improve the appearance or feel of the skin. A chemical peel can be done as a stand-alone service or in combination with other cosmetic procedures.

During this procedure, chemical solutions will be applied in a controlled fashion to the area being treated. This makes the skin to exfoliate and eventually peel off. Once this happens, the new skin underneath is often smoother, appears less wrinkled, and may have less damage.

Chemical peel treatment

  • Treats wrinkles caused by aging and sun
  • Reduces fine lines under the eyes and mouth
  • Treats come types of acne
  • Reduces dark spots, freckles and clears mild scars to certain extent
  • Improves the appearance and the feel of skin

There are three different types of chemical peels that you can get. These include:

  • Superficial peel: This peel has milder effects and might improve discoloration associated with minor scars.
  • Medium peel: While also used for discoloration, the glycolic acid in this peel is most often used for antiaging treatments.
  • Deep peel: This peel uses phenol and is the most common type used for scars because it gets deeper into the skin.

Redness, dryness, stinging or burning, and slight swelling could be some of the common side effects of chemical peel. During recovery, following doctor’s specific instructions strictly will help the patient from permanent side effects.

With the expertise of doctor we ensure that there is minimal or zero risk and achieve better patient outcomes.

Check out this cosmetic treatment and feel the difference.