Chemical Peel Treatment in Hyderabad, India
Also called HEMEXFOLIATION, DERMA PEELING, SKIN PEELING
Chemical peels are cutaneous resurfacing procedure which are simple, safe, rapid yet cost- effective exfoliating treatment that reduces the appearance of uneven skin tone, texture, acne breakouts, melasma, and can also act on signs of ageing. The world famous, Lady Cleopatra bathed in sour milk to increase the glow and hydration of skin, which contained lactic acid. French women, as a routine used old wine to improve their beauty which contained Tartaric acid. In this modern era chemical peels still hold their place firmly as the most widely conducted procedure in our Dermatological practice.
Chemical peels are treatments done by application of a chemical ablative agent to the skin surface. This application causes rapid, uniform controlled destruction of a part of the skin which causes skin to exfoliate, and ultimately leading to exfoliation of superficial skin which subsequently allows regeneration and remodelling of skin.
Chemical peels, based on the depth of penetration and percentage of peels, they are divided into very superficial depth peels (glycolic acid (30-50%), salicylic acid, lactic acid, pyruvic acid), superficial depth peels (TCA (10-30%), GA (50-70%)) , medium depth peels (TCA (70%), phenol) and deep peels( BG phenol peel). They are many types of peels- like Combination peels, Sequential peels, Segmental peels, Spot peels, Phasic peels, and Switch peels. Chemical Peels are often combined with other cosmetic procedures for cutaneous resurfacing.
When and where do we use Chemical Peels?
Chemical Peels are used in pigmentation disorders like age spots, uneven skin tone, blotchy complexion, dull complexion, post Inflammatory hyperpigmentation, melasma, freckles, inflammatory dermatoses like acne cosmetic, acne vulgaris, and comedones etc., It is also used for rejuvenation of skin, it helps reduces Skin aging like fine lines, dilated pores, photoaging, freckles, sun damaged skin and also used for other miscellaneous conditions like Benign epidermal growths, Keratosis Pilaris etc.,
CHEMICAL PEEL Treatment Procedure:
It is essential to do pre-peel priming of the patient’s skin with sunscreens and other medications for few days. The procedure is done by board certified dermatologist, who decides the type of peel looking at the skin tone, texture, and skin conditions.
The dermatologist will apply peel on the affected area evenly and left for some time depending on the type of the peel. Depending on the type of peel and the concern for which the peel is applied, it can either be washed off or left for hours or overnight. The skin peels off slowly over weeks especially in deep peels.
Good post-peel care ensures prompt recovery of skin and prevents unwanted complications. Post procedure skin care includes sunscreens and moisturizers. Depending on the concern, chemical peel application can be done either weekly, fortnightly or monthly. Better results are seen with multiple sessions and when combined with other cosmetic procedures.
With the wide variety of peels, At FMS SKIN & HAIR Clinics, We help to tackle your skin issues and offer you with a wide variety of Skin Lightening, rejuvenation peels, acne, acne scars, antiaging peel and as well as peel for periorbital melanosis. Depending on the type, skin concern, texture, sensitivity of the skin, Our board certified dermatologists will recommend you the best chemical peel suitable for you.
Application of chemical solution in increased concentration for a shorter duration to the skin to remove the superficial layers of the skin. It is also known chemical peel facial. When a chemical peel is applied, there is controlled and increased destruction of the epidermis which will remove the superficial dead layers of the skin. This application causes rapid, uniform controlled destruction of a part of the skin which causes skin to exfoliate, and ultimately leading to exfoliation of superficial skin which subsequently allows regeneration and remodelling of skin.
Chemical peels are a great way to restore your skin, it is generally very safe when performed by an experienced Board Certified Dermatologist. With proper evaluation, treatment and post procedure care, chemical peels are effective, low risk with long term benefits.
Glycolic acid should be applied quickly on the skin and is left on the skin depending on the requirement for 2-5 mins. The peel is washed off with water. Followed by application of moisturiser and sunscreen. Glycolic acid causes increased cell turnover. It helps even out skin tone, acne spots, PIH, melasma, photo tanning etc.,
BHA peel like salicylic acid can be used for acne (grade I – grade III) and for superficial acne scars the TCA CROSS (peel). The TCA peels work by coagulation of the epidermal and dermal proteins which appear as frosting of the skin (frost-pink-frost).
The Chemical Peel Treatment Cost Price in Hyderabad, India ranges from ₹3500 to ₹10000 per session depending on the area to be treated.
Chemical peels are relatively safe procedure provided when performed under supervision of experienced dermatologist. There might be slight pricking and burning sensation during application of peel. In the post procedure, few patients with sensitive skin might have a burning sensation which is treated by application of topical mild steroid for 3 days. The peeling of the skin can last for few days. Few patients may also experience irritation, erythema, oedema, blistering, which is usually for few hours, to 2-3 days post procedure, which usually subsides.
Chemical peel requires minimum of 4-6 sessions depending on the type of the peel used. A gap of 4-6 weeks is advised between 2 sessions.
The results are long lasting when done regularly and combined with other cosmetic procedures. Good skin care and maintenance therapy is required for long lasting results.
When applied by a non-trained person, due to improper patient or peel selection, or improper application technique, there can be various adverse effects.
Depending on the type of the peel, the recovery time varies from no downtime to 10 days. You can expect mild dryness and peeling of skin, which usually subsides with the use of moisturiser. And the recovery time for burns or any redness due to chemical peel is around 3-4 days which usually subsides with the use of topical steroid application.