Beauty Enquiries regarding relation between chemical peels and plastic surgery pour in quite often as most people are not able to strictly delegate the same to the sphere of surgery. And likewise, chemical peeling is performed by so many different paramedical and medical laymen/personnel in the country as a profitable business. But is it right? Expert quarters unanimously say a vehement No to this as the procedure, apparently appearing to be simple enough, is actually quite an intricate treatment, meant to be performed by experienced and certified plastic surgeons only. Dr. Audrey Ahuero for instance is an expert in the field, presently holding employment as an Ophthalmic Plastic Surgeon of Texas, Houston, with several Honors to her credit. The relation between Chemical peeling and Plastic surgery is not so new it entered the literature of Plastic Surgery during the 1960s, preceding which, phenol peels were used at a mass scale by dermatologists for the removal of sun spots and superficial blemishes. Recent trends Recent trends show that there has been a definite shift in the way and degree to which Peels are performed. Lasers are slowly .ing up to step into the shoes of deep chemical peeling now, as the level of depth they can control in reaching and their easy accessibility have made them popular. There are various agents available for exfoliation like lactic acid, alpha-hydroxy acid and glycolic acid that are now frequently included in moisturizers, creams, potions and make-up bases to rejuvenate the skin automatically. Chemical peeling aka chemexfoliation aka derma-peeling is more re.mended when advanced degrees of thoroughness are desired in skin treatment for significant textural skin enhancing results. And regarding the popularity, statistics show that above 1 million mechanical/chemical peels have been undergone by patients in America in the last 40 years, more so, in recent times. So yes, people still today appreciate chemical peels beneficial effects in improving ageing skin conditions triggered by effects of pollution, smoking and skin molecule oxidant movements. Ingredients and types Active ingredients in chemical peeling are usually the following Phenol (carbolic acid) BHA (salicylic acid) TCA (trichloroacetic acid) AHA (glycolic acid) As for type, chemical peeling procedures differ on the level of intensity. Deep peeling Deep chemical peel procedures are performed by experienced plastic surgeons for patients looking towards correcting conditions like deep lines and wrinkles generally occurring from sun exposure, pollution etc. Additionally, this treatment also eliminates signs of skin-damage and skin-imperfections more readily. Light/Medium chemical peeling As the name implies, light and/or medium chemical peeling is better suited for patients having fine wrinkles and lines in faces; individuals having uneven pigmentation; those suffering from sun-damaged dermatological conditions. Consultation prior to chemical peeling is done in Dr. Audrey Ahueros chambers in Texas and Washington as it is important to consider a few things before such treatment like depth of peel required and recovery time needed, which are different for different individuals. About the Author: 相关的主题文章: