chemical peeling


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chem·ex·fo·li·a·tion

(kem'eks-fō'lē-ā'shŭn),
A chemosurgical technique designed to remove acne scars or treat chronic skin changes caused by exposure to sunlight.
Synonym(s): chemical peeling

chemical peeling

Agents applied to skin to produce a mild, superficial burn; done to remove wrinkles.
See also: peeling
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IPS dedicates itself to maintain the highest possible standards of clinical practice, patient care and medical education pertaining to chemical peeling in aesthetic medicine and surgery.
Chemical peeling is a simple office procedure that can be used in various dermatological conditions and can lead to excellent cosmetic improvement.
Tolerance and safety of superficial chemical peeling with salicylic acid in various facial dermatoses.
Today, with the public's increasing interest in rejuvenating skin and slowing the effects of the aging process, chemical peeling has emerged as an exciting supplement to a total skin care program.
The chemical peeling sessions were done every 3 weeks for a total number of six sessions.