Chemical exfoliation is an extremely effective procedure for treating acne, hyper-pigmentation, and fine lines and wrinkles. Our medical grade chemical peels come in a wide variety of strengths and ingredients, in order to treat numerous skin conditions and types using various chemicals to help even out skin tone and color. Mooresville Dermatology Center physicians and aestheticians work together to evaluate your skin type, and conditions, and choose the appropriate peel for you.
Chemical peels use topical substances to induce skin exfoliation. Many also include organic and other compounds designed to improve a variety of visible skin imperfections including fine lines, sun damage, acne scarring and hyperpigmentation.
- Salicylic Acid: Most commonly recommended for patients with acne, salicylic acid is a Beta-Hydroxy Acid (BHA) that is a highly effective superficial peeling agent, oil reducer and pore cleanser.
- Glycolic Acid: An Alpha-Hydroxy Acid (AHA), Glycolic Acid is an exfoliator that safely removes the outer layer of dead skin to bring fresh new skin to the surface. This is beneficial for those who are looking for ingredients that help with anti-aging. Patients can add Dermaplaning or Microdermabrasion for an additional charge.