Chemical Peels for Acne Scars Treatment

If you are not naturally bestowed with unblemished skin, possibility of suffering with acne and pimples all over your life span is very high. Although, you can take some preventative measures, such as setting your sleeping pattern, improving your diet and lifestyle. But, those pimples will also leave scars behind them. Apparently, they are not perpetual, but they take ages to disappear. This situation forces you to use concealer on your face everyday whenever you have to go outside.

Nevertheless, in case you are trying to find a better and more accurate treatment of your acne scars, we suggest you to give a try to Chemical Peels for acne in Dubai

What is a Chemical Peels?

Chemical peels are a powerful kind of chemical, in which the blend of acids is used to eradicate clogged pores and lifeless skin cells. Chemical peels are somewhat similar to Microneedling, as they also involve causing tiny wounds to the certain areas to bring new skin cells on top. Chemical peels process eliminates the old, lifeless and deteriorating skin and replaces them with new and lively skin cells. The main agenda of Chemical peels is to getting rid of old skin and bring out new skin cells in their place which are better and healthy.

The robustness of the peeling mixture would be detected by the extremity of the acne scars. Although, you should know that powerful chemical peels need an extensive period of recovery as compared to lighter peels, as they create deeper wounds in your skin.

If Chemical peels for acne scars are used with the accurate method and with the guidance of an experienced professionals under a favorable conditions, it can also reinstate your complexion. In the recent past, Chemical peels for acne scar has been acknowledged as one of the leading skincare treatments, which provides your skin multiple benefits.

Importance of Chemical Peels for Acne Scars

Chemical peels for acne scars are seemingly similar to any exfoliators which are used at home and it is kind of true that it is somewhat similar to any home exfoliator. But, what makes them different is they are very result yielding, efficient and effective, which makes them
way better than any home exfoliators.

The minimal wounds which are caused by chemical peels not only extracts the lifeless skin cells, but it also motivates the production of collagen, which helps in the disappearing of the acne scars from your skin.

What are the Benefits of Chemical Peels for Acne Scars?

Many people think that the only benefit of chemical peels is to getting rid of exanimate skin cells, which is not true. Chemical peels provide numerous benefits such as this is treatment process eliminates acne scars as well. Few benefits for chemical peels for acne scars are as followed:-

Chemical peels are vital in:-

  • Extracting lifeless skin cells
  • Minimising the occurrence of acne scars
  • Providing you an even skin
  • Improving the skin complexion
  • Motivating the production of Collagen
  • Lighten down the dark spots
  • Enhancing the skin’s Hyaluronic acid
  • Unclogging the pores
  • Refining the penetration and effectiveness of skin care products

Chemical Peels for acne scars – Home vs Professional Assistance

Whether you use chemical peels for acne scars at home or professionally, this process will help you in eliminating the acne scars from your skin, but their efficiency will vary definitely. Chemical peels for acne scars which are used at home will be obviously less effective than the one which are used professionally, but they will somewhat provide you good results.

There are several Chemical peels for acne scars which can be used at home which are present in the super stores and markets. Whenever you go and buy any of them, one thing you should consider is they contain following ingredients:

Fruit enzymes:
As they are compulsory in providing your skin glowing effects.

Glycolic and Lactic Acids (AHAs)
They are considered better than salicylic acid as they can extract the dead skin cells more easily.

Beta-hydroxyacids (or salicylic acid)
They are vital in unclogging pores and freeing you from acne lesions

Trichloroacetic acid (TCA)
It permits the appearance of new skin cells by penetrating deeper into your skin.

It helps in enhancing the production of collagen and providing a smoother feel on your skin

While as far as professional Chemical peels for acne scars are concerned, we need to closely understand them.

How to prepare for Chemical peels for acne scars

Chemical peels for acne scars is not one of those treatments in which you need a lot of pre – treatment preparations.

Although, you should tell your entire skin history to your doctor. You need to inform your doctor if you had any skin problem or you went through any kind of skin surgeries in the past. If you are currently taking any medications, you should let your doctor know.

Avoid any wax or bleach before a peel as well.

While as far as skincare routine is concerned, you should keep your current skincare routine before getting Chemical peels for acne scars rather than experimenting. As, you don’t know if new skincare routine will suit your skin or not. It may cause irritation on your skin. This will be resulted in an irregular peeling and lengthy recovery time.

At the same time, do not begin any new retinoid right before getting Chemical peels for acne scars. Although, you can keep taking your current ones, but you need to inform your doctor about it. Few people consider that those who use retinoids need a powerful chemical peeling as retinoids are also peeling agents which thin out the dead layer of skin. But, they don’t understand the fact that retinoids also thick out the outer layer of the skin.

Process of Chemical peels for acne scars

Initially, you should be aware that there are numerous types of chemical peels, all of them vary in their procedure. But, the general method remains constant.

You should first take an appointment for the Chemical peels for acne scars in the Al Biraa clinic. While your skincare doctor will clean your skin properly with the use of a deep cleanser.
Chemical peels for acne scars is done under the surgical environment and you will be given an anesthesia, which will put you to sleep.
Afterwards, your doctor will apply the chemical peel on specific treatment area. At last, your doctor will tentatively remove chemical peels once they dry out.

While the appearance of result depends upon your skin, extremity of your acne scars and the kind of chemical peel treatment you choose to get. Doctors generally suggest you to get a Chemical peels for acne scars treatment once in six weeks.

After chemical peels for acne scars treatment cares

You should avoid going under the sun after getting Chemical peels for acne scars treatment as your new cells will be more prone to getting a sunburn. When you have to go outside of your home during daytime, you should put a SPF 30 sunscreen with zinc oxide and try to use a sun protection hat.

If you feel the urge to wash your face within 48 hours of getting Chemical peels for acne scars, you should not use any foam-based skincare products instead you should use milk-based products. Use of a gentle cream is also harmless.

Additionally, do not use any skin scrubbing products or exfoliators on your skin for at least a couple of days. You should also not use any type of bleach as well. Try to stick to our advises and always consult a doctor, even if you are using home exfoliators. As you always need professional advise in order to deal with any skin issue.

Salicylic Acid and Hyaluronic Acid Chemical Peel

Salicylic acid and hyaluronic acid are two different substances commonly used in skincare treatments, including chemical peels. Here’s a brief overview of each and their potential roles in a chemical peel:

  1. Salicylic Acid: Salicylic acid is a beta-hydroxy acid (BHA) that is often used in chemical peels. It is a popular choice for treating various skin concerns, including acne, clogged pores, and uneven skin texture. Salicylic acid has the ability to penetrate the pores and exfoliate the skin, helping to remove dead skin cells, unclog pores, and reduce inflammation. It also has mild antibacterial properties. Salicylic acid peels are typically used for oily or acne-prone skin types.
  2. Hyaluronic Acid: Hyaluronic acid is a naturally occurring substance in the body that plays a role in maintaining skin hydration and plumpness. It has the ability to attract and retain moisture, making it a popular ingredient in skincare products. In the context of a chemical peel, hyaluronic acid may be used in combination with other active ingredients to provide hydration and soothing properties. It can help counteract the potential drying effects of the chemical peel and promote skin healing.

When used together in a chemical peel, salicylic acid and hyaluronic acid can offer a comprehensive treatment approach. 

AHA- BHA Chemical Peeling Solution

AHA (Alpha Hydroxy Acid) and BHA (Beta Hydroxy Acid) are both types of chemical exfoliants commonly used in chemical peeling solutions. These acids work by removing dead skin cells and promoting cell turnover, resulting in smoother, brighter, and more even-toned skin.

AHA Chemical Peeling Solution:

AHA is water-soluble and primarily works on the surface of the skin. Common types of AHAs used in peeling solutions include glycolic acid (derived from sugar cane), lactic acid (derived from milk), and mandelic acid (derived from bitter almonds). AHA peels are generally milder and suitable for most skin types, including sensitive skin. They can help improve the appearance of fine lines, uneven texture, and mild discoloration.

BHA Chemical Peeling Solution:

BHA is oil-soluble, which allows it to penetrate deeper into the pores. The most common BHA used in peeling solutions is salicylic acid. BHA peels are particularly beneficial for acne-prone and oily skin types, as they can help unclog pores, reduce blackheads and whiteheads, and control excess oil production. BHA also possesses anti-inflammatory properties, which can help calm the redness and inflammation associated with acne.

Al Biraa Clinic Dubai | Chemical Peel Consultation

It’s important to note that chemical peels should be performed by a trained professional who can assess your skin type, determine the appropriate concentration of acids, and ensure proper application and aftercare. They can guide you toward the best approach for your specific skincare needs and goals. Al Biraa Clinic Dubai, can offer the best chemical peel treatment for men and women. If you are looking for a consultation, then contact our specialist and book your appointment. We always try to do things passionately with customer customized needs and desired results.

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