Peeling is an exfoliation technique that achieves controlled peeling of the epidermis and/or dermis, stimulating skin regeneration. Depending on each case, peels can be classified according to their depth.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is a facial peel?
A facial peel is an aesthetic procedure in which a chemical solution is applied to the skin to exfoliate and renew the upper layers. This helps improve the appearance of the skin by reducing fine lines, blemishes, acne scars, and promoting a more even and rejuvenated complexion.
What are the types of facial peels available?
There are various types of facial peels available, including gentle, medium, and deep chemical peels, as well as enzymatic peels and peels based on salicylic acid, glycolic acid, lactic acid, and trichloroacetic acid (TCA), among others.
How does a facial peel work?
A facial peel works by applying a chemical solution to the skin. This solution exfoliates the upper layers of the skin, removing dead cells and stimulating cellular regeneration. The result is smoother skin, a more even tone, and a rejuvenated appearance.
What are the benefits?
The benefits of facial peels include improvement in skin texture and tone, reduction of fine lines, blemishes, and acne scars, as well as stimulation of collagen production for firmer and younger-looking skin.
How long does the recovery take after a facial peel?
The recovery time after a facial peel can vary depending on the type and intensity of the peel. Gentle peels may have a recovery time of one to three days, while medium or deep peels may require a week or more for the skin to fully recover.
Are there any side effects or risks associated with facial peels?
Some common side effects of facial peels include redness, peeling, sensitivity, and dryness of the skin. In rare cases, complications such as changes in skin pigmentation, infections, or scarring can occur. It is important to follow the instructions provided by the professional and maintain a good skincare routine after the procedure.
At Clínica Bajo, we have the latest technology in aesthetic medicine
We provide not only the most advanced treatments but also the safest and most effective ones. In the case of peeling treatments, our medical team determines the required depth for each specific case and the most suitable type of peel for each patient.
With a peel, not only can skin discoloration be eliminated through skin regeneration, but it also offers benefits such as facial rejuvenation, achieving a more even skin tone, improving fine lines, and reducing acne scars.