Chemical peels use a variety of products to essentially dissolve the top layer of skin, allowing a new layer to grow. This new layer of skin is smoother, fresher, and more youthful looking. There are different kinds of chemical peels.
The difference depends not so much on the product used but on the depth of the peel. Peels can be superficial, medium, or deep.
What are the benefits of chemical peels?
By removing the dry, rough outer skin cells, chemical peels provide a variety of benefits, including:
Softening fine lines
Reducing acne breakouts