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Chemical Peels Cosmetic Skin Treatments in the Florida Keys

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What is a chemical peel?

At Pruett Dermatology, we offer chemical peels, which help improve the look of aging or damaged skin. A chemical peel is a unique skin resurfacing procedure, which utilizes chemical solutions that sit on your skin and are then peeled away. As the solution is peeled away, it also removes layers of damaged skin to leave healthy-looking, smoother, and younger-feeling skin. Chemical peels are popular for their ability to quickly and non-surgically reduce the look of fine lines and damage to the outermost layers of skin.

Why are chemical peels used?

One of our specialized physicians at Pruett Dermatology in Florida may recommend a chemical peel for you if you’re unhappy with the way your skin appears due to:

  • Clogged or large pores
  • Redness on skin
  • Discoloration
  • Scarring (including acne scarring)
  • Sun damage
  • Fine lines and wrinkles
  • Dark spots
  • Aging spots

Let your physician at Pruett Dermatology know your specific skin care concerns to determine whether a chemical peel treatment might be a good option for you.

What kinds of chemical face peel treatments are available?

Some of the most popular chemical peels available at Pruett Dermatology include the below:

  • Deep chemical peel
  • Medium chemical peel
  • Light chemical peel (superficial peel)
  • Acid face peel
    • Glycolic acid peel
    • Lactic acid peel

How do chemical peels work at Pruett Dermatology?

Before Your Chemical Peels

Before your peel, spend time working with one of our knowledgeable skin care experts at Pruett Dermatology to decide which kind of chemical peel is the right choice for your skin type, skin concerns, and skin care goals. Check with your physician to determine how long you will need for your skin to fully heal following the procedure, especially if you are doing the procedure before an event.

During Your Chemical Peel

During the peel, one of our dermatologists will gently apply the chemical solution for you during a short in-office procedure. Depending on which chemical peel you are using, the steps and lengths of your procedure might vary.

After Your Chemical Peel

Your skin may continue to peel after the procedure. Most patients are able to continue their daily activities after their peel, with some experiencing redness. Talk with your physician to learn more about what to expect in the days following your chemical peel at Pruett Dermatology.

What are the benefits of getting a chemical peel in the Florida Keys?

You may experience some of the following benefits of a chemical peel if you decide to undergo the process with Pruett Dermatology in Florida:

  • Long-lasting skin improvements
  • Little or no discomfort during procedure
  • Short procedure
  • Performed by one of our experienced dermatologists
  • Non-invasive procedure

If you are interested in facial fillers skin treatment, contact Pruett Dermatology. Dr. Pruett is an experienced, board-certified skin doctor and dermatologic surgeon who has been serving the Florida Keys community for over 25 years. At Pruett Dermatology, we treat a wide variety of skin problems and care for every individual patient with a personal touch. Visit our warm and welcoming office today or schedule an appointment by calling 305.664.8828 or fill out the form on this page.

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