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Exfoliation After a Chemical Peel?

I had a b-liftx chemical peel and today is the 6th day. My skin started to peel a little on the 4th day and it is around the sides of my nose and... READ MORE

Chemical Peel Recommended for Oily, Sensitive, Acne-prone Skin?

What kind of chemical peel would be recommended for oily, sensitive, and acne-prone skin needing exfoliation? READ MORE

Why Do Some People Experience Pore Enlargement After a Peel or Exfoliation?

In my research, it seems that a significant minority of people experience enlarged pores following chemical peels and sometimes exfoliation. What is... READ MORE

Chemical Peel for Exfoliation - What Strength?

My face is in need of exfoliation.I used lotion on my face and it seems to have dried and almost created a 'second skin.' The dermatologist... READ MORE

Will Chemical Peels Bring out Sun Damage?

Because peels exfoliate wouldn't this bring out sun damage that is beneath the top layer of skin? READ MORE

Will Results Differ Because I Exfoliated Myself? (photo)

This week, chemical peel to face by MD.Day 4 splotchy dark tight skin, by evening-4 1/2 days- dead skin showing, peeled off long strips.A.M. sloughed... READ MORE

I had a 30% glycolic acid peel after dermaplaning. Skin looks awful, lots of scabbing. Should I exfoliate or wait? (photo)

My skin looks awful (this is day three) with lots of brown scabbing. The esthetician said to exfoliate but that seems counterintuitive. I am also... READ MORE

Can Shallow Skin Indentations Be Completely Erased with a Chemical Peel?

This past winter I developed many shallow skin indentations on my cheeks. They are not very deep (maybe only 2 or 3 skin layers deep) and can really... READ MORE

Is discoloration which is caused by BHA/AHA peel permanent in nature?

I had recently exfoliated my skin with 20% 40% BHA/AHA peel, however, a few days later I noticed that the skin on my inner thighs had become slightly... READ MORE

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