They are mild enough to be used as part of a monthly skincare regime to help reduce the appearance of fine lines and age spots and can help even out the texture and tone of your skin.
Superficial chemical peels
Superficial chemical peels are the mildest of the peels, they remove the outermost layer of the epidermis.
What are the benefits of regular exfoliation?
Proper, regular exfoliation removes the barrier of dead skin cells on the surface of the skin, uncovering the fresh, new cells beneath. This clears the way for skincare products to penetrate more deeply into the skin, making them more effective.
Why are chemical peels so effective?
Chemical peels are also another and more effective way of deeply, chemically exfoliating the skin. This is sometimes called chemiexfoliation and it reveals smoother, softer, more even skin.
What strength of acid is used?
Chemical peels typically contain acids of varying strengths and types, which remove the dead, dull, outer layers of skin. The depth of the peel depends on the strength and type of acid used.