Which chemical peel is used for acne scaring?

2018-12-19T09:42:17+02:00

The chemical peel we use either on its own or in combination with other treatments is TCA. It is a trichloroacetic acid (TCA) peel, which is of medium or deep depth depending on the concentration used. Normally for acne scaring we use a concentration of 20-35% TCA. It is considered a very effective and safe [...]

Which chemical peel is used for acne scaring?2018-12-19T09:42:17+02:00

How does trichloroacetic acid work for acne scaring treatment?

2018-12-19T09:41:31+02:00

The action mechanism of trichloroacetic acid lies in the chemical coagulation of the skin’s proteins. The acid penetrates gradually and is reduced in the lower layers of the skin. It causes an intense peel, whose degree depends on the TCA concentration used. After the treatment of the area reepithelialization follows and the new skin is [...]

How does trichloroacetic acid work for acne scaring treatment?2018-12-19T09:41:31+02:00

When are the results visible?

2018-12-19T09:40:04+02:00

The results of a TCA peel are impressive and are visible as soon as the peel subsides. Skin is smooth, bright, without discolorations and the acne scars more superficial.

When are the results visible?2018-12-19T09:40:04+02:00
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