The human skin is a marvel of ingenuity and design. It has the ability to protect us from pollutants and other particles that may attempt to enter our body. It also has the ability to help us to remove impurities from our bodies while at the same time keeping the important fluids and essential minerals inside.
In addition to the mechanical benefits our skin provides, there are also aesthetic benefits that come from our skin. When a person has smooth and healthy skin, they look unbelievably attractive. Smooth, evenly colored skin makes a person look nice.
Unfortunately, because our skin is bombarded by attacks from the elements, from the weather, from pollutants and from the sun, over time the appearance of our skin can change. People start to develop sunspots, fine lines and wrinkles, and they see a mix of hyperpigmentation and hypopigmentation.
An excellent way for people to even out the appearance of their skin, regardless of their age, is to get chemical peels. Chemical peels work perfectly well on men and women. They have the benefit of helping a person restore the appearance of their skin and end up with a youthful and healthy glow.
In times past, chemical peels were something that were used primarily by wealthy individuals or by famous people. Now, these peels are available to just about anyone who would like to have them done.
People are turning to chemical peels to help reverse the damage caused to their skin by things like aging, acne and clogged pores. The primary reason why people have a peel done is because they feel that their skin lacks the luster that it had when they were younger. They worry that their skin is not as vibrant as it was a few years ago. Chemical peels address this by exfoliating the skin and removing old and damaged surface skin while at the same time revealing the more youthful, attractive skin underneath.
Chemical peels come in a variety of strengths. The mildest peel will only have a minimal exfoliating effect. It will work to remove dirt and grime, as well as some of the external layer of the skin. A stronger chemical peel will actually affect the upper layers of the skin by dissolving them, causing the tissue underneath to heal itself and make the treated area look younger and smoother.
Depending on the strength of the chemicals that are used in the peeling process, recovery time can be as short as a few hours, or it could take a few days. Chemical peels can help to boost your confidence by giving you a glowing complexion.
Chemical peels can improve the texture of your face. This means that your face will not only look smoother, but it will also feel smoother to the touch. These peels encourage collagen growth, which also makes your skin look younger over the long haul.
The chemical peels at Pierre Skin Care Institute are a powerful tool that can help you fight the onslaught that your skin receives from the elements. Our office is located in Thousand Oaks. Contact us today to schedule your consultation to learn more.