The Benefits of Chemical Peels

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As the years go by, your skin changes for several reasons. Collagen reduction, loss of volume, changes in texture, and uneven tone are natural, as the composition of maturing skin changes. The cumulative damages from sun exposure, injuries, medical conditions, and other factors can hasten the aging process. Chemical peels are among the most versatile dermatologic treatments, effectively treating many common problems. Dr. Corey Hartman, in Birmingham, Alabama, offers a variety of different peels, to meet the individual needs of every patient.

What Is a Chemical Peel?

A chemical peels, is a great way to eliminate many superficial blemishes, while improving the overall texture and tone of your skin. The process is rather simple. A specially formulated chemical solution is applied to your skin, and allowed to remain for a specific length of time. It reacts with the skin, encouraging the upper layers to shed and hastening the generation of new cells.

Treatable Conditions

This highly customizable procedure is tailored to your needs. Various types of peels may be used to treat:

  • Areas of irregular pigmentation
  • Unwanted freckles
  • Scaly or rough areas
  • Wrinkles and fine lines
  • Sun spots, or age spots
  • Scarring, including acne scars
  • Acne
  • Sun damage
  • Much more!

Choosing the Right Provider

In the right hands, this is an extremely safe and effective procedure. However, the results of a chemical peel depend on the expertise of the doctor. Choosing the right formula for each patient, and knowing exactly how long to leave it are crucial for achieving maximum results without causing damages. Chemical peels offered in non-medical settings, such as spas, can be risky because you have no assurance of the skill or training of the practitioner. At the Skin Wellness Center of Alabama, you can be confident you are receiving quality care from exceptionally skilled, extensively trained professionals.

Dr. Hartman, Dr. Dyck, and their amazing staff are well known in Birmingham for their dedication to quality dermatologic care and excellence in customer satisfaction. If you are ready to discover your most beautiful self, call (205) 871-7332 or use the convenient online form at the side of this page and schedule an appointment today.