Peels

Dr. Mouhammad Aouthmany, MD, FAAD
Board Certified Dermatologist


Peels

Great for the following conditions:
Acne, hyperpigmentation, rough skin, wrinkles, sagging skin, sun damaged skin.

What to expect:

Depending on the depth of peel, either redness for 2-7 days with 7-14 days peeling. 

Candidates for a peel:

Need evaluations by a board certified dermatologist.  In general, those that have a history of sunburn easily from the sun and not easily tan do better than those that tan well and never had a sunburn. 

It is not recommended for individuals with infections, active skin disease or broken skin, current sunburns, active herpes sore, nursing, pregnant, accutane last 6 months, or tretinoin last 2 days.  

For additional information and pictures, refer to the American Society of Dermatological Surgery website: https://www.asds.net/Skin-Experts/Skin-Treatments/Chemical-Peels