In addition to the numerous cosmetic plastic surgeries available from Advanced Cosmetic Surgery, Dr. Frenzel offers non-surgical cosmetic procedures to ensure that patients look and feel their best.
The chemical peel is one of the more popular skin rejuvenation treatments available. This procedure is designed to correct blemishes, fine wrinkles, sun damage, and uneven pigmentation.
To provide patients with a solution that meets their skin’s exact needs, chemical peels are now available in different formulations.
If you struggle with confidence because of blemishes on your skin from aging, sun damage, etc., allow Dr. Frenzel to quickly correct your skin and help you achieve the self-image you want.
The chemical peel works by exfoliating layers of dead cells. Then, the dead layers are replaced by healthier cells. This process allows your skin’s natural clarity and tightness to resurface.
Dr. Frenzel will work with you to determine with formulation is best for your skin type. Choose between light peels and deep peels. While the formulations vary, some of the most common ones include TCA—Trichloracetic Acid, Phenol, Pyruvic acid, Glycolic acid, Alpha-hydroxy acid, and Jessner’s solutions.
These formulas work to leave your skin refreshed and free of uneven pigmentation.
Once a formulation has been created for your skin, you can schedule your procedure. During the procedure, your skin will be gently cleansed with alcohol followed by acetone. Then, the solution is applied, using a cotton application, to your skin in a uniform manner. The solution is left to penetrate for a specific period of time. This initial application may sting for a short period of time before you adjust to it.
A chemical peel removes the outermost damaged layer of skin, leaving the smoother skin apparent, creating a glowing complexion and minimizing the appearance of fine lines.
After the chemical peel, you may notice flaking, redness, and crusting. This is all a normal stage of the process. After one week, the new skin will emerge. When the healing time is complete, you will see a fresh glowing complexion.
Designed to give patients confidence in their natural beauty, the chemical peel is customizable to meet each patient’s exact needs. Allow Dr. Frenzel and his qualified staff help you gain the confidence you want and the glowing complexion you’ve always dreamed of.