Chemical Peel

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Chemical peels remove old skin so that new layers can grow in their place. This controlled removal ranges in strength, from superficial peels that use mild acids to deep peels that penetrate several layers of skin. Depending the type of peel you get, you might have a reaction similar to a sunburn, which may involve scaling, swelling, and blisters. This may last anywhere from three to 14 days, after which time your skin should be smoother, brighter, and softer. LEARN MORE ›

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Vitalize Peel Worked Much Better for Me Than the Stronger VI Peel, Perrysburg, OH

I had a VI peel earlier this year and wrote a negative review of that because it did not make my skin peel or produce results in making my skin any better. It was like my skin was immune to any effects of it. However, as fall approached and my skin suddenly turned terrible with adult acne, I... READ MORE

Day and a Half Until Full Face Chemical Peel!! Leawood, KS

Having my face "done" on Monday. I am very excited to be finally having this procedure. I have been wanting to do this for a long time. I developed very bad, persistent acne in high school, and grew up at a time when there were really no serious treatment options. The scar redness had faded a... READ MORE

Temple/Malar Tightening with Lower Lid Chemical Peel - New Albany, IN

I really like this procedure.I work in the entertainment industry so I am hypercritical about my face. I had this procedure several years ago.I like the mix of tightening and peeling as it staves off a full face lift for a few years. I have had numerous procedures on my face over the years, so I... READ MORE

38 Years Old, Aging Skin, Hyper Pigmentation, New York City, NY

I had a series of 6 mild chemical peels along with microdermabrasion (1x a month over 6 months) to fade dark scars from acne. Prior to my peels I didn't take care of my skin at all and experienced hormonal breakouts every month. I am really happy with my results. I can now leave the house... READ MORE

Vitalize Peel by Skinmedica

I tried the Vitalize Peel for the first time today. I've had photo facials in the past to reverse sun damage, but wanted to see how a chemical peel would do. It's just the start of Fall and I was not diligent with my sunscreen over the summer, so I have developed some new damage. It's day one,... READ MORE

23 Year Old with Post-Accutane Sun Damage. Highland, CA

I took Accutane for a little over 5 years total and didn't protect my skin well from the sun (you're skin is VERY sensitive while on the medication) and as a result I have a lot of "freckles" from various sun exposures. I finally got a chemical peel on 09/11/15 in hopes that it wold fade the... READ MORE

26 with Acne - Durham, NC

Ever since the age of 13 I've suffered from bipolar acne. (Some months it's good, some it's great, and then horrible) this led to having a clear face and then dark marks. I've tried it all even Kojic acid soap which did lighten my face but after you stop its back to same old same old. I started... READ MORE

The Perfect Peel is Amazing! - Peachtree City, GA

I've struggled with acne scars, as well as hyperpigmentation for about 5 years now. I have had multiple procedures done. Procedures include Fraxel Laser, Sublative Laser, Microdermabrasions as well as Dermal Fillers. I got my first chemical peel ( The Perfect Peel) on Monday & my skin has... READ MORE

2ND Chance - St. Petersburg, FL

Hello all! I wanted to make sure Dr. Kass of St. Petersburg got the review he deserves. WOW! He has changed my life and given me a second chance. I was very self conscience of my fine "smokers lines" above my upper lip. Yes, due to sun tanning in the 90"s and drinking and smoking in my younger... READ MORE

37 Years Old, Two Kids, Outdoors a Lot - Westfield, NJ

I have had blotchy skin that has changed as my hormones have changed since my 20s. Only worsened w pregnancies and age. Heard good things about the results so I have decided to try it out..... Have been on products for a few weeks and have only had one peel so far. The peel did not cause any... READ MORE

Beta Peel for Melasma/sun Damage. Edmonton, AB

I am starting a series of beta peel treatments to try and get rid of dark spots on my face. I'm also using a tretinoid(sp?) cream and hydroquonine cream with Kojic mixed in. I originally tried ipl at a spa. Bad idea as it made it worse. Then I went to dermatoligist. Absolutely no improvement... READ MORE

Almost 2 Years of Rash/bumps - San Diego, CA

Hi. I've been to two dermatologists and neither medicines prescribed worked. I'm now contemplating a chemical peel but I'm skeptical on whether or not it'll work to remove what is going on underneath my eyebrow. It's been nearly two years and nothing has yet worked for me Can you help? I'm... READ MORE

51 Years Old - Westfield, NJ

I had My first SkinMedica chemical peel in Feb at the practice of Dr.Burnett after having other procedures done at his office. Hoping to target my brown spots, enlarged pores n wrinkles it has exceeded my expectations. I have people telling me I look younger n that my complexion is flawless.... READ MORE

Black Spots All over Face from Popping Pimples - Waldorf, MD

Im having a chemical peel tomorrow. I have not seen on here so far, that has black spots all over like mines. So hopefully i can assist someone who experiences what I do. I will update as soon as I have this done. Has anyone with black spots over their face. I am african american female. Ill... READ MORE

Improved Sunspots and Acne Scars. San Francisco, CA

After one vitalize chemical peel, you can see that the melasma (dark pigmentation) is slightly improved. I plan to do 3 peels over a course of 3 months for maximum benefit. I recommend getting it done on a Wednesday ro Thursday because you don't start to peel until the next day or day after so... READ MORE

First Time 8% TCA Home Peel

My skin is very dry and wrinkled considering I am only 38. I used to love tanning in my 20's so maybe now I am paying the price. I ordered all my home peels from makeup artist's choice. They where very reasonably priced. I started with peels a couple years ago but never with great results but I... READ MORE

My First Cosmetic Procedure - Vitalize Peel - New York, NY

I have been a patient of Dr. Henry since December 2014, when I went to her to treat my acne/hyper-pigmentation. She suggested we treat the acne first and then move on to treating the scars. I was put on a regimen of Aczone, Atrolin and Minoclyne and after about 3 months my acne was completely... READ MORE

Happy Result - Irvine, CA

I recently had xanthalasma treatment and I am very pleased with the results thanks to Dr. Zachary. He was very professional, kind, and has a very friendly staff. He fixed my severe case of xanthalasma located around both of my eyes with two sessions. I consulted with more than twenty... READ MORE

So Happy With My Peel - Lakewood, WA

After years of smoking and tanning I went to the doctor to have botox and filler for the severe wrinkles around my mouth. I was informed it wouldn't help and that I should have a deep chemical peel. The experience was incredible. The first week it was hard to imagine that beauty was... READ MORE

Sun-damaged Chest Area - Fayetteville, NC

I consulted Dr. Dickerson about a chemical peel for my chest area, which was sun-damaged. He assured me that I would love the results. I asked him if the photo-dynamic therapy I had received four months prior would affect the peel, and he said he did not know what that was. When I told him,... READ MORE

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