Bad Pores from 20% TCA Peel
I had a peel similar to a Jessner Peel then topped...
- 16 Apr 2013
I had a peel similar to a Jessner Peel then topped with a 20% TCA peel (one coat). The esthetician told me it was a self neutralizing peel and to wash it off in the morning. I followed her instructions. I noticed that I didn't peel except for a small area of my chin. The rest of my face peeled slowly for the next 2 weeks. It was very little like a mold sunburn. After two weeks my skin looked great. At around the 2nd month I noticed my pores were very big and I had pits in my skin various places especially on my cheeks. It looks like tiny dents in my skin. I read that some people s skin isn't suitable for peels and I unfortunately fall into this category. I also got blackheads on my chin where I did peel. I got the peel to lighten my freckles. It did lighten them slightly but now I'm left with large pores and pits. If anyone knows a solution or has experience d this please feel free to leave your suggestions. I'm thinking of getting microdermabrasion.