i have some mild acne scars, sun spots and bigger pores. which one is better?
Is Lactic Peel the Mildest Peel? What's the Difference Between Lactic Acid Glycolic Peel?
Doctor Answers 1
Difference in Chemical Peels
Lactic acid works best for drier skin, or those with sensitive skin because the penetration is slower. Glycolic is better for oily skin because it has a more drying nature. If you have a lot of scarring and sun spots the TCA peel is great for hyperpigmentation, scarring and uneven skin texture. I would suggest setting up an appointment with a medical professional in your area if you decide to go in this direction.
These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.