There are different type of peels for dry skin and oily skin.
Most commonly used acids in peels are:
1. GLYCOLIC PEEL:
If you are looking to uncover the smooth and younger skin beneath what you have now, you might be considering a glycolic acid peel. The alpha hydroxy acid (AHAs) namely Glycolic peel, Lactic peel.A light layer of the peel is applied to your face and left for a period of time that will depend on the particular peel you are having, the reasons for having it and the person who is performing the peel. Glycolic acid can make your skin more sensitive to the sun, so you should wear a good sun block after having a glycolic acid peel. And Often one glycolic acid peel isn’t enough. You will usually be given a series of treatments over a prescribed period of time. Glycolic peel are made using glycolic acid derived from sugar cane and are ideally used to treat a range of skin problems including acne scarring, ageing of the skin and sun damage. A strong glycolic peel is licensed for use by physicians only and it’s recommended that a mild glycolic acid be used two weeks before the treatment, so that the skin can prepare to heal faster.
BENEFITS OF GLYCOLIC PEEL:
• Pores Look Smaller
• Improves Acne
• Improves Acne
2. SALICYLIC PEEL:
No one wants to deal with acne, and with all the skin care treatments and procedures available, a salicylic acid peel can be a possible solution to acne problems for some individuals.The beta hydroxy acid (BHAs) namely Salicylic peel. A salicylic acid peel is a light, superficial chemical peel that only affects the outermost layers of the skin.
Salicylic acid also has the ability to reduce the spots and bumps associated with acne. It is becoming common for beta hydroxy acid (BHA) peels to be used instead of the stronger alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) peels due to BHA’s being oil soluble.salicylic peel BHA control sebum excretion, acne as well as remove dead skin cells to a certain extent better than AHAs[ due to AHAs only working on the surface of the skin.
BENEFITS OF SALICYLIC ACID PEEL:
• Deeply exfoliating, penetrates right down into the follicle
• Controls inflamed pustules and redness associated with blemishes
• Increases the skin’s ability to retain moisture
3. THE CARBON LASER PEEL:
It makes the skin look and feel firmer through an application of carbon powder, which is then removed with a laser. As the carbon powder is able to penetrate deep into the pores, it allows the laser to focus its energy more effectively and target active acne as well as reduce the appearance of superficial scars.
THE CARBON LASER PEEL TREATS:
• All types of acne – blackheads, whiteheads, papule, pustules, cystic or nodular type
• Roughness or uneven skin tone
• Sun damaged skin
• Fine Lines and wrinkles