TCA Peel

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The TCA chemical peel uses trichloroacetic acid to dry the top layers of skin so they peel off over a period of several days. The treatment is used to reduce discoloration, improve melasma, and reduce fine lines. LEARN MORE ›

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red after peel - Calgary, AB

So i just had my first tca peel and in some areas that have peeled already it is red and raw...I was wondering if it will scar or not? READ MORE

Brown Spots Returning

ThePros: Freckles are gone, skin is tighter and smoother. The Cons: Brown spots are returning My skin was always uneven in tone and I had developed brown spots as large as a dime all over my face due to sun exposure and hormones. The TCA peel has helped, but after 2 months I am noticing... READ MORE

The Only Thing That Works(at Least for Peels)!!! - Minnesota

Just some back-ground. When i was around 15 years old I ended up getting severe sum damage to my face. I never went to the doctor and just kept it moist at home. Over time I've developed some nasty looking skin and very enlarged pores on my nose, cheeks and forehead. A lot of my pores... READ MORE

20% At-home TCA Peel Combined with Jessner's - No Noticeable Difference - California

I did my TCA peels myself at home to try to reduce some fine lines, get rid of some brown spots on my cheeks, and even out my skin tone and texture. I used glycolic peels and other AHA products prior, so that is probably why I didn't experience any adverse effects to the TCA. I first apply a... READ MORE

Excellent Peel! - Philadelphia, PA

Purchased a bottle of 20% TCA online, really happy with the results. Skin looks smooooth! and supple. READ MORE

Horrible Product. Horrible Company - Miami, FL

This peel does absolutely nothing. I feel ripped off and the customer service is AWFUL. Stay away from Anais READ MORE

TCA Peel Recommend It BUT Read This First - San Diego, CA

I can recommend a TCA peel for sunspots, acne scars and such quite easily. As I write this TCA peels only get a 48% approval. I'll point something out about the negative reviews. A lot of them wrote reviews on the 3rd or 4th day. They also wrote reviews who self administered and used a very... READ MORE

35% Tca for Asian - California, CA

I tried 35% TCA peel at home which is a big no no for Asian skin as it can cause hyperpigmentation. I initially only put it on the wrinkles as I am 43 years old and have static and expression linked wrinkles and was really scared about getting hyperpigmentation. It is day 13 and even the... READ MORE

Excellent Method of Keeping Your Skin Tight, Young and Fresh

Chemical peels are brilliant. I am fair skinned and personally I wouldn't bother with the 12.5 or 15% TCA peels, they do very little. I started with a 30% TCA blue peel (£800) and the results were amazing. I followed up with another 30% TCA ordinary peel that cost £200 the y READ MORE

Vi Peel Was Swapped out with a 20% TCA Without my Consent - Boise, ID

I booked an appt for a Vi Peel at at Board Certified Plastic Surgeon's office. They knew what I wanted and I expected that procedure. After I left I called to ask a question about the follow up care and came to find out she decided to do a 20% TCA peel on me instead of the Vi. She never asked me... READ MORE

TCA 12.5% and 15% Worked Great

So I tried an at-home TCA peel. I purchased two strengths - 12.5% and 15% - with the intention of using just the 12.5% first. I use Retin-A, so my skin was prepped, and I stopped using it a few days before the peel.I applied the 12.5% over my whole face and it didn't frost at all. After five... READ MORE

12.5% TCA Peel at Home - So Far, So Good.

Cons = the downtime, that it takes time (many treatments) and the anxiety of doing it myself. I was nervous, but desparate. So started with a 12.5% solution. This is peel one of many to help reduce sun damage, fine lines, and discoloration left by years of acne. I did a patch test with... READ MORE

15% Diluted TCA Peel - Mine Worked Like a Charm

I purchased the 2oz bottle of 100% solution and diluted it to about 15% with tap water. I spashed it on my face with eyes closed, rubbed it in, and it stings a little but I left it on for about one half hour instead of the ten minutes as per instructions. My eyes turned red and I got a runny... READ MORE

Brown/Black Marks on Skin Immediately Following 30% TCA Peel - Is This Normal (Pics Uploaded)?

I am not finished with the treatment so unable to offer any pros/cons at this time. I did the procedure to remove old acne marks on my face. I applied a 30% TCA Peel at home about 24 hours ago and have dark spots on my face, but wonder if the severity of the marks are normal. I am concerned... READ MORE

Wrinkle Problems After 50% TCA Peel

I did the peel after the Doctor recommended that it would help with sun, brown spots and fine wrinkling. Now I have more wrinkles! and uneven texture!Back in late September I had a 50% TCA peel done by a dermatologist. There were complications, slow healing, nerve damage, scarring etc. For the... READ MORE

Need Help from Having a TCA 35 Peel

I had a complete face, forehead, eyes, neck and arm lift and a San Jose, Costa Rica on Sept. 22. I have nothing but major problems. Please let my horrible experience help someone else to never go out of the USA for any kind of surgery.I had TCA 35 peel 11 weeks ago in Costa Rica and now I have... READ MORE

3 TCA Peels for Adult Acne

I got a series of 3 TCA peels over the summer. I did it for adult acne. I had cysts, whiteheads, blackheads. My skin improved 80% and is still improving.I keep thinking retin a is thinning my skin but my derm insists that it has the opposite effect. Because I panic and see weird dents, i end up... READ MORE

TCA Peel Ruin my Face

Used TCA just for 3 spots of sun damage but the Dr did applyed on all the face to prevent discoloration. Now my face is worse.Used TCA 50% and now I have brown spots all over my face like hyperpigmentation or signals of acid. How can I lighten the spot ?? READ MORE

Wrinkles After a 20% TCA Peel for Acne Scars

My sister say it will help my acne scars. She bought it from a website. my skin just looks horrible now. There are wrinkles all over my face and it is very uncomfortableI did a 20% TCA peel last week and now have wrinkles all over my face and also cracks. It is literally all over my face. ... READ MORE

TCA Peel 30% - Areas Treated Turned Dark Brown

I chose to use TCA chemical peel because the laser treatments were much more expensive. I started out getting the TCA chemical peel on my back for a tattoo removal. It was doing pretty good, so I wanted to try it on my face to remove some wrinkles.My skin READ MORE

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