50% TCA Peel - Will Brownish Red Scabs Heal?

I did a 50% TCA peel on my face for acne scars and on my leg/hip area for stretch marks. I did 2 layers on all parts. My leg/hips have brownish red scab like marks on them and they are sore. I have done 3 peels in the past and had never had this happen. My face has two spots that have small red marks that are smooth and shiny. The red marks aren't terrible. I did these peels at the same time two days ago. I need to know if these are going to heal. I have been putting aloe on them.

Doctor Answers (3)

Get to your doctor.

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Hello,

 

Chemical peels vary widely and are not recommended for the legs. I would have your doctor take a look and make sure things are OK.

 

Best Regards,

 

John Di Saia MD


Orange Plastic Surgeon
5.0 out of 5 stars 24 reviews

Peels

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Do not treat yourself. Seek the advise of a professional doctor familiar with peels and complications

Samir Shureih, MD
Baltimore Plastic Surgeon

50% TCA Peel - Will Brownish Red Scabs Heal?

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Sounds like you are self treating? BAD IDEA  if I'm correct. seek immediate derm. advise. From MIAMI Dr. Darryl J. Blinski

Darryl J. Blinski, MD
Miami Plastic Surgeon
4.5 out of 5 stars 64 reviews

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