A chemical peel is one of the many cosmetic procedures that works equally well for men and women. Many are surprised when they look at famous individuals and they seem like they never age. Well, the secret for many of these celebrities is that they are constantly getting chemical peels.
One of the nice things about chemical peels is that since they naturally refresh your skin, you look nice whether you are wearing makeup or if you are going to the grocery store to pick up an evening meal without makeup.
In recent years, it is estimated that up to 11 million people annually get chemical peels to revitalize their appearance. A chemical peel is one of the most popular non-invasive cosmetic procedures that is performed today. These peels are perfect for individuals who want to look younger. They want their skin to glow, and they want to look rejuvenated.
Your skin is constantly under attack. It is under attack from things like acne, getting older and even pores that are clogged by makeup. All of these things leave your skin looking dull. It leaves you with a lackluster appearance.
When it comes to chemical peels, it’s important to recognize that not every single peel is created equal. There are some very light chemical peels that are designed to exfoliate your skin. These peels will get rid of the outermost layer of dead skin. While they are not beneficial for correcting serious skin issues such as hyperpigmentation, they can help give your skin that added boost it needs to look its best.
A medium chemical peel is going to remove some of the top few layers of your skin. These peels can be used to correct issues with acne, light scarring and discoloration. Many people have a medium chemical peel to reverse the effects of sun damage.
Some people are anxious about having a chemical peel done simply because of the name of the procedure. The truth is that your skin is not actually peeled off in some torture-like situation. What happens is special solutions are applied to your skin that dissolve the external layers of your skin. As the skin underneath emerges and as your face begins to heal, the old, damaged tissue begins to peel off. You are left with a fresher and revitalized appearance.
The depth of the chemical peel you get is going to vary depending on what you want to have done, your type of skin and recommendations that have been provided by the medical professional performing your procedure.
Chemical peels offer various benefits. One benefit is that they help to diminish the appearance of fine lines. Topical treatments can only do so much. They are limited by their inability to really penetrate your skin. Chemical peels also increase your confidence. There are very few things that can make you feel better about yourself than actually liking the way you look.
At Carolina Plastic Surgery in Fayetteville, we offer a variety of chemical peels. Schedule a consultation at our office to see which type of peel is best for you. Contact us today to book an appointment.