A chemical peel is a technique used to improve and smooth the texture of the skin by means of exfoliating the outermost layers of the skin(dead skin layer). The peels can be superficial,mid depth and deep peels which induces a controlled injury to the skin. Resulting wound healing processes begin to regenerate new skin is usually smoother and less wrinkled.
Peels are done for varied indications:
- Uneven skin tone
- Sun tanning
- Dark circles
- Dark knees and elbows