Facial skin peel is one of the ways to get rid of your skin problems. It is known that the peel is a cosmetic treatment with a wide range of abilities. It can be applied against age spots, freckles, light scarring, blemishes and other skin problems. Besides, facial skin peels renew sun damaged skin and deal with wrinkles and fine lines.
You can find home facial peel creams as well as dermabrasion systems at drugstores or in different beauty shops. They usually provide mild combination of chemicals and alphahydroxy acids. These compounds help to get rid of dead skin cells and release new skin layers. So in result, your skin looks renewed, fresh and healthy.
Now, let’s move on to the procedure of at-home skin peel. Usually you are advised to put the cream on your face and leave it for a couple of minutes. After this all you need is just to wash off or scrub the cream away. There are types of systems which are sold together with a dermabrasion tool. Dermabrasion tool gives additional exfoliation and helps to shed off dead skin cells.
You also should be aware of the fact that allergic reactions may take place. So please, be sure to test the cream on a small area of your skin before applying it.
Deeper and professional peels
In order to get a deep peel, it is highly recommended to attend plastic surgeon. Dermatologists say it can be done with the help of powerful chemical creams, another option is laser surgery. Of course professional peels are successful in taking away more skin layers. Thus it leads to removing or at least decreasing the amount of deeper and darker blemishes.
The procedure succeeds in dealing with cursory scarring and skin marks. Meanwhile chemical peel won’t be so powerful with deep scarring and huge areas of dark pigmentation. Moreover, the procedure is really successful in decreasing the number of wrinkles, without bearing full facelift.
The risks and side-effects
Now, let’s talk about risks of having chemical facial peel. So among side-effects are bleaching of the skin, small risk of infection and scarring. You should be ready to the fact that after the procedure your skin may gain red color and become swollen. Besides, it may become very delicate. There is also a chance that scabs will appear due to the skin burning off. Usually it takes skin couple days to get to the normal conditions. But in case of deep peeling it may take you longer.
Gentle enzyme peels
Have you ever heard of Enzyme peels? Well, it’s the newest answer to all skin problems. It activates the process of cell renewal and feeds your skin with needed nutrients.
Enzyme peels considered to be gentler compared to the chemical peels. They affect only top layers of your skin. So after all it’s not surprising Enzyme peels are so popular.
It is known that Enzyme peel helps to remove dead skin cells by activating the natural exfoliate process. Moreover, it decreases scars, aging spots, stretch marks, skin discoloration and sun damages. Besides, Enzyme peel encourages cell renewal in your skin.
Enzymes pierces top layers of your skin, cleaning pores, creating better and healthier skin (effecting tone, elasticity and tautness)
In case you have sensitive skin, problems with dryness and allergies, it is advised to apply fruit enzymes.
Facial peels can’t heal chronic skin conditions and they don’t slacken aging process. They are cosmetic in nature.
As to the repeating procedure, in case you apply mild peel, the procedure can be repeated every three–six months. But remember that deep peels take more time for skin to get to the normal condition thus the procedure can’t be applied so often.
It is highly recommended before applying peels to consult with your doctor. It is also important to have a professional and experienced plastic surgeon.
Finally, remember your skin will need special care after the procedure, pay attention to information you receive from your doctor.