Let me start by saying, we love chemical peels for the many skin benefits they can provide. While we highly recommend getting a professional chemical peel, do know that it is best performed from November to May, when less time is spent outdoors, to prevent exposing newly peeled skin to the sun.
Chemical peels help to:
-Fade post-breakout dark or red marks
-Reduce the appearance of lines, wrinkles, acne scars and chicken pox marks
-Lighten brown spots and freckles
-Create a smoother, brighter skin…
Note: For those with skin of color (African-American in particular), it’s best to have only light peels to prevent the risk of post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation. It’s always best to get a thorough consultation before having any chemical peels performed.
With most peels, clients will experience dryness and flaking for 4-7 days, but it shouldn’t interfere with your day-to-day activities. That said, you should avoid prolonged and direct sun exposure.
Since chemical peels give a great result, many people think getting them more often will make their skin look even better. Peels are best done in moderation and most types should not be performed more than once a month.
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As an esthetician trained in cosmetic chemistry, Renée Rouleau has spent 30 years researching skin, educating her audience, and building an award-winning line of products. Trusted by celebrities, editors, bloggers, and skincare obsessives around the globe, her vast real-world knowledge and constant research are why Marie Claire calls her “the most passionate skin practitioner we know.”