I wanted to get a 50% TCA chemical peel for hyperpigmentation on my face, does this really work?
Will 50% TCA Chemical Peel Work for Hyperpigmentation?
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I Would Go For Less
In my experience, TCA peels work great for hyperpigmented skin in generally light skinned individuals. I would go for a 35% peel though. These seems to have minimal complications and work s very well. As always, meeting with a dermatologist or facial plastic surgeon who has experience in chemical peels willl better determine if you are a candidate and what complications might be applicable.
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