My skin has always been a concern of mine. I had acne as an adolescent and I continue to have a pimple or two here and there each month. I am unfortunately not one of those who are blessed with beautiful, porcelain Asian skin.
Even though this was only my second time getting the chemical peel, I can already feel and see a difference with my skin. My first visit was a consultation with Dr.... more
Since I am going to be 39, I have been working on ways to improve my skin and rejuvinate its appearence. I have had acne for many years, never really used sunscreen until a few years ago and genetically predisposed for bad shin...I've had botox and fillers that work wonders..however, neither one will help with the texture of your skin. I have been looking at photofacials and was considering... more
This is a great alternative to harsher TCA peels if you have sensitive skin. The peel is superficial, yet aggressive enough to remove dead skin cells, blackheads, superficial lines, and shrink pore size. The stinging during treatment is less intense than with other peels. The actual peeling process of the skin is light and flaky, similar to a mild sunburn. I wanted something stronger than a... more
8 days ago I had a hydro-dermabrasion treatment with a PCA power peel containing I believe the following ingredients:Alcohol DenatLactic AcidSalicylic AcidKojic AcidHydroquinoneCitric AcidPost treatment I had typical side effects (minor peeling, drying, etc.) but by the 5th day my skin was no longer peeling. I went back yesterday for a follow up visit and my aesthetician said everything was... more
I orginally went to dr. for acne, but while there i explained to dr. that in june i was going on vacation and that i would like to go with a clear face, and she suggested that i do the chemical peel.
She gave me and antbiotic to take for a month and retina and cephil to use on my face,then i went back to her in about 2 weeks for a chemical peel, while the ma was cleaning my face, for the... more