Skin problems such as dullness, pigmentation, and acne are very common. Every year, people spend spend millions of dollars on cosmetics trying to solve these issues and obtain flawless skin, but many of them offer false promises and minimal results. Thanks to chemical peels, however, people who want to achieve a great skin tone and texture now have an effective solution for treating various skin problems.
What Are Chemical Peels?
A Chemical Peel is a cosmetic treatment that utilizes varying degrees of chemical solutions to improve the skin. Dr. Pope will apply the solution to your skin to cause it to peel off and stimulate collagen production. It is safe to use on all skin types and highly effective in producing visible results.
The treatment can help reveal a smooth layer of skin that is free from sun damage, acne scarring, and the early signs of aging. It can make your skin look more youthful, vibrant, and alluring.
What Are The Benefits Of Chemical Peels?
Chemical peels can help you get rid of dead skin cells and an uneven skin tone. It can also be used to help improve the signs of aging such as wrinkles, fine lines, and dry skin. In addition to these benefits, it can also help alleviate the damage done by the sun, gravity, pollution, and other outside factors.
The boost in collagen production that chemical peels provide can make your skin look fresh, youthful, and rejuvenated. After undergoing the treatment, your cleansers, toners, moisturizers and other skincare products will be absorbed more readily into your skin and be more effective compared to before.
A Safe and Effective Procedure
A chemical peel is a fast procedure and should only take about 45 minutes to an hour to complete. Once Dr. Pope applies the chemical solution to the designated areas on your face, he will leave it on as it works its magic.
After the treatment is completed, your skin will be more sensitive to sunlight for some time. It is advisable to refrain from stepping out into the sun for long periods of time. If you plan to be outside, you should remember to apply lots of sunscreen with a high SPF to prevent damage to your skin.
The top layer of your skin will begin peeling off and might continue for two to three days after the treatment. After the peeling process is complete, you will be able to enjoy your visibly softer, smoother, and more youthful skin.
A Chemical Peel is Safe for Most Skin Types
Although it sounds like a scary process, there are not many risks associated with the chemical peel treatment. You can expect your skin to be red and sore for about a week after the peel as it takes time for your newly rejuvenated skin to calm down from the solution. If you have experienced a lot of sun damage in the past, you might also notice a slight change in your skin color.
Contact Our Office
A chemical peel can provide patients with an excellent skin tone and texture. Not only will it reduce the visible signs of skin damage, it will also help improve your overall look. As a board-certified surgeon with over 25 years of experience, Dr. George Pope provides his patients with high quality treatments and service. He is a highly experienced professional who will assess your body and develop a customized plan to meet your needs. Contact us to schedule your consultation today!