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Will dark brown splotches go away?
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Hi! Yesterday I had a medium peel (Vitalize)-partly to get rid of a few light brown scars left over from blemishes. Ironically, the entire lower portion of my face is now covered in DARK brown splotches. Will t... Read more
Is the CO2 Laser good for melasma?
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I am 30 yrs old married and no children. I have suffered from melasma for years years and have done a number of peel like TCA, SPA, Retesis, Gycolis , MCS but no effect. I have melasma around cheeks. My doctor ... Read more
I am 60 and want to get rid of wrinkles around eyes and mouth. Are chemical peels my best option?
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I have wrinkles around my neck and breasts as well. Read more
I am on the first stage of laser hair removal. Can I get a chemical peel?
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I am on the first stage of laser hair removal and I want to get a chemical peel. Is this a wise plan? Read more
Will peeling creams remove the small scars on my wrist?
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I have 3 very small scars on my wrist from cutting. They are very embarrassing, and it gets tiring trying to hide them as well. I cannot afford laser treatment. I am looking for some home remedies. What are are... Read more
What are the Dangers of home chemical peels?
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How safe is it to apply a 12.5% chemical peel at home and what are the dangers? 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
Can a CNA perform a glycolic peel?
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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
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 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
Will discoloration after a Chemical Peel go away?
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After my 3rd chemical peel I got a really bad discoloration around my mouth will it go way? Read more
Can Chemical Peels help lessen facial hair?
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I am pre-menopausal and have noticed a tremendous amount of light hair growth on my face and neck. Because it is light hair it is not compatible for laser hair removal. Would a chemical peel help? Read more
What percentage of phenol highs the highest risk of causing cardiac issues?
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I understand that phenol peels can cause cardiac arrest is there a percentage that can be used safely provided a thorough client questionaire is completed? I have found a peel that is 15% phenol and am being to... Read more
I did a home chemical peel and now I have dark brown spots on my face, what can I do?
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I'm feeling hopeless and depressed about these dark spots. Read more
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