What is a facial peeling?
Chemical peeling is a cosmetic procedure of exfoliating dead skin layers that is done using different acids, including lactic, fruit and others. In addition to the acids included in the composition, facial peeling can also contain many other components for obtaining a certain effect. These can be lightening, anti-inflammatory, tightening, etc. Therefore, facial peelingis done not only to remove dead skin but also to treat some skin diseases, clear it, make it more attractive. Thus, facial peelingis one of the most effective procedures in modern cosmetology.
Indications for chemical peeling
Facial peeling will be indicated with the following problem:
- Photo aging;
- Wrinkles (age and mimic);
- Pigmented spots;
- Dull, fading skin.
In any case, before signing up for a peeling session, you will need to consult with a specialist. He will not only tell you about facial peeling, what it is, but also consult on the procedure. In addition, at the consultation, the doctor will be able to check if you have any contraindications to the upcoming procedure.
Contraindications to chemical peeling of the face include:
- Pregnancy, as well as the period of lactation.
- Inflammatory skin diseases.
- Flare up of herpes and other skin diseases.
- Liver diseases.
- Individual intolerance to the components of peeling.
- Keloid scars.
- High body temperature.
- Malignant neoplasms.
- Skin damage.