Top 6 Benefits of Chemical Peels

Chemical peels work by removing the dead, outermost layer of skin to reveal a fresher, more youthful-looking complexion. They typically use alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) or beta hydroxy acid (BHA) products to gently wash away the skin’s top layer. These peels work by increasing cell turnover and speeding up the rate at which old cells slough off and new cells form underneath.

Chemical peels have been used for many decades to improve overall skin tone, texture, and appearance. They are also effective in treating sun damage Fort Worth. You can see visible improvements from the first treatment. The result of chemical peel is smoother, firmer, and more even-toned skin. Sometimes, a series of peels is all it takes to achieve optimum results.

Let us now have a look at the top 6 benefits of chemical peels.

  • Treats acne

Chemical peels can help treat acne. These peels are extremely effective because they work quickly and eliminate the acne-causing bacteria at its root. Chemical peels penetrate deep into the skin and help to kill bacteria, reduce inflammation, and improve your complexion.

  • Minimizes pores

Chemical peels can help minimize the appearance of pores on the skin. If you have clogged pores, it can lead to the formation of acne. Chemical peels help unclog pores by removing the dead skin cells on the surface, thereby making the skin appear clearer and smoother.

  • Erase fine lines and wrinkles

Fine lines and wrinkles can be effectively treated using chemical peels. The dead top layer of skin is removed in order to reveal fresher, smoother skin underneath. In addition, the formation of new cells will also smooth out wrinkles and fine lines on the face.

  • Fades discoloration

Chemical peels are one of the best and most effective ways to fade skin discolorations. Skin discolorations can occur due to a variety of reasons, including aging, sun exposure, and hyperpigmentation. The chemical peel will remove the top layer of skin, leaving it with fewer spots and a more even tone.

  • Lifts skin

Chemical peels can be used to lift the sagging skin, and give you a more contoured look. Fine lines and wrinkles will also be eliminated in the process leaving you with a younger-looking, more vibrant complexion.

  • Balances skin texture

Chemical peels help balance the skin texture in a natural way. There are many causes of skin texture, and it can be very hard to treat. Chemical peels, however, can restore balance using natural ingredients that replenish the skin while removing unwanted skin cells.

Dr. David K Simson
The author, Dr. David K Simson is a trained radiation oncologist specializing in advanced radiation techniques such as intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT), image-guided radiotherapy (IGRT), volumetric modulated arc therapy (VMAT) / Rapid Arc, stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT), stereotactic radiotherapy (SRT), stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS). He is also experienced in interstitial, intracavitary, and intraluminal brachytherapy.