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Can a CNA perform a glycolic peel?
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I did a home chemical peel and now I have dark brown spots on my face, what can I do?
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Could the white spots on my face after my 3rd chemical peel session be caused by sun exposure?
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The first two chemical peels I had went well; I didn't have a problem. The third one was a medium peel, and instead of using sunscreen I wore Fair & Lovely cream. Now, I have white spots on my face. Could this ... Read more
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Can I use a 50% or 70% glycolic acid chemical peel at home?
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I am a 29 year old from India who has a normal complexion. I get pimples on my face and due to squeezing the pimples, dark spots have remained. Can I use a 50% or 70% glycolic acid chemical peel at home? Three ... Read more
My skin is tough and thick after applying a chemical peel, what should I do?
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I started peeling around my mouth and a little on my chin the second night after applying a chemical peel. I used the second towelette all over (even the peeled areas) and now I'm afraid I have burned the skin!... Read more
Can I resume weight lifting immediately after a chemical peel?
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I've used 14% glycolic acid every day for 10 years. Now, I want to do an 18% TCA peel. Every article I've read seems to say use Retin-A and AHA for two weeks. Is this correct? Also, I lift weights and would lik... Read more
At age 16, are glycolic peels safe to use my own?
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A dermatologist recommended that I use a glycolic acid peel 20%. Is it safe for me to apply on my own? I am 16 years old. Read more
How often should I apply my glycolic acid peel?
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I just did a glycolic acid (50%) peel. It was burning before the neutralization step, but after that I didn't feel anything. Nothing has changed, not even the skin color (complexion). My face is not red or peel... Read more
Are chemical peels the proper treatment for rhinophyma?
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I've done about 20 chemical peels (every 3 days) on my nose to treat my rhinophyma/very large pores. The solution contains 70 percent glycolic acid. At first the peels didn't hurt, but now they really sting as ... Read more
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