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Phenol Peel Under Eyes and Around Mouth - New Jersey, NJ

I had a phenol peel done under my eyes and around my mouth five weeks ago. The skin under my eyes is still bright red and I am not so concerned about that. What worries me is the texture. The skin is very bumpy under both eyes and there are two raise fine lines under my left eye and one raised fine line under my right eye. I have gone back to the dermatologist every week since the peel for... READ MORE

Questions from BobbiH

Phenol Peel under eyes and around mouth done 5 weeks ago. Healing poorly. Is this common?

What concerns me is the texture of the skin. It is rough (bumpy) and there are two raised thick lines under my left eye. Can they be keloids. Under the right eye there is one... READ MORE

What can be done about the bumpy texture and raised red line under my eyes after phenol peel done 7 weeks ago. (photos)

I tried cortisone 1% and my skin got more inflamed and itchy. Dr. perscribed desonide .05% which I used 3 x's. Skin is more red, not itchy. The bumps are not getting better and... READ MORE

Recent comments from BobbiH

No demarcation line. Phenol peel was done under eyes and a Jessner/TCA peel all over the rest of my face. The jessner/TCA peel did nothing to improve my skin but the color of my skin is blended. READ COMMENT

It's been seven months and I'm not completely healed. The skin under my eyes is very tender and fragile. Skin is still flaking and inflamation comes and goes. Also, the skin was left with a bumpy texture. But the lines are gone. I... READ COMMENT

It's been seven months since my peel under eyes and still not completely healed. Some redness, but very bumpy texture to skin. I was told that it affected the glands under my eyes. It has affected me terribly and I'm so hoping that... READ COMMENT