Jiminy Cricket

Member since 7/12/2008


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SAFE TCA Peel at Home - San Antonio, TX

As a 48 year old with many years of sun damage and those pesky newly appearing age spots, I decided to uncover some new skin without the high price of a spa or dermatologist.  You CAN do it safely if you are very careful. Start with only a 12.5% solution (a small bottle of this can be found online for about $25).  Begin with only a one layer peel the first time. ... READ MORE

Recent comments from Jiminy Cricket

Unless you have a multitude of age spots, Try using use a Q-tip and dab the TCA directly on the spots numerous times over a matter of a minute or so, until you actually see the frosting. I have done this on dark spots on my face, and... READ COMMENT

I would not use TCA anywhere around the eyes. Chest is okay. READ COMMENT

Just FYI. I actually DO recommend my TCA peel provider, the website where I purchased it. I may have checked "DO NOT" because I did it myself. READ COMMENT

{edited} I am including the website where I bought my TCA. Hopefully this is allowed on the site.  Edited by Sharon: We've added your provider info to the top of the review. Thanks! We don't allow links in comments unless it is... READ COMMENT

Vonns-- You can find TCA online very easily. I bought a small bottle for $25 and have done at least 3 peels with it. The one thing I stress is that you start out at a low strength, like 12.5% and see how your skin does. I had very... READ COMMENT