What does a Chemical Peel do?

A chemical peel is used to treat people who have facial blemishes, wrinkles, uneven skin pigmentation and even acne scars.  It is one of the least invasive ways to improve the appearance of your skin and can even be used to improve skin of your neck and your hands.  There are different levels of chemical peels and the deeper it penetrates, the more visible results you can achieve, but the lengthier the recovery period may be. Selecting the best chemical or chemical mix for you is individual to your skin condition. A solution is applied using a cotton pad, swab, or brush to the areas to be treated. A gray-white film, referred to as “frost,