Cosmetic TCA peel
Skin is the largest living organ of the body and serves several vital functions and made up of millions of cells . Every day thousands of cells die , shed off and are replaced by new cells which migrate from lower layers of cells from below. As we age this process of migration slows down and some glue like substance is produced from lower layers of cells which binds these horny layers known as dead cells to upper layer of the skin making your skin unable to shed these dead cells and making you look dull , sad , tired , and lusterless complexion.
The function of skin peel is to create an even controlled shedding of several layers of damaged cells. This exposes a new fresh layers of skin with more even color and smoother texture. Peel also stimulates to grow new cells , there by tightening and brightening the skin and decreasing wrinkling. There are several types of peels-each using different chemicals and fruit acid. Light and medium depth peels use TCA (Triclor acetic acid) to create peel.
Which Conditions improve by TCA peel ?
2. Blotchy Pigmentation
3. Acne & Post acne scars
4. Sun damaged skin
5. Dull weathered skin
7. Aging skin
TCA is a non toxic chemical which have been used to perform skin peel for over 30 years. Unlike other peels , TCA peel has additional advantage of creating a fresh natural looking complexion , while preserving the normal skin color. For this reason they are often called freshening peels.
How Much Improvement is expected in one TCA peel?
one single peel can significantly improve the appearance of your skin but you may require more than one peel to achieve best result.
Can TCA peel be done for all types of skin ?
Answer is yes .
Is the improvement permanent ?
Your skin deteriorates with aging process and improper care however your we can arrest to some extend or delay these aging process and give you proper guidelines to maintain these improvement as long as possible. There is a need to take care of skin regularly .
How the peel is performed ?
TCA peel is performed as an out patient in doctor's office. A solution containing TCA is applied evenly to your face or desired areas. There is burning and stinging sensations for 4 to 5 minutes. The burning is so brief that that sedation or anesthesia is not required.
How the skin looks during TCA peel ?
It cures top layers of skin cells dry up and peel off over a period of 7 to 8 days. It exposes a new layer of healthy undamaged skin which has a smoother texture , even color and younger looking.