Posted by: Mello | 2005/05/25

Chemical Face peel(glycolic)

hi doc,am not sure if this is ur feild of expertise,but your imput will be highly appreciated...
on the program extreme makeover...they showed a women getting a deep Glycolic acid skin peel(face) literally takes away your top few layers of your skin...and with in a few new wrinkle free,blemish free skin grows....your thoughts on this available in sa??or is there somethnig more advanced out?

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Mello, it is available in SA and also a laser peel. It takes away the top skin layer exposing the young skin underneath. The only problem is that this skin is very susceptible to the elements and if you don’t take good care of it, you might end up looking worse than you did before. Good luck.

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