Living with acne can be heart-wrenching. If a person has severe acne, their acne can actually interfere with their ability to have an active social life, close friends, or romantic partnerships. All of this can have a negative effect on a person’s self-esteem and the way they view themselves. What makes the situation worse is that so many of the so-called acne treatments out there do not produce the desired results. In some cases, they can irritate a person’s skin to the point that they look worse than they did before the treatment. Many have been able to conquer acne with Illuminize chemical peels.
Chemical peels work well for almost everyone as long as they are administered properly. A chemical peel is applied to the skin at regular intervals based on what is determined by our expert. The strength of the chemical peel, the duration of the peel, and the end results are going to vary based on the chemical compounds that are used.
Chemical peels are going to vary in intensity. A person can have a very superficial chemical peel that is only designed to slightly affect the external layers of their skin, or they could have a deeper and more pronounced chemical peel that can leave their skin sensitive for many weeks.
Superficial chemical peels are typically used to address acne. A superficial chemical peel is great because it can help to reduce inflammation. And for a short amount of time, a superficial chemical peel can minimize the oil secretions that your skin makes.
Of course, Illuminize chemical peels are not a permanent fix. In most cases, a person will need to come back regularly in order to effectively treat acne. The nice thing about superficial chemical peels is that most people can have them with little to no side effects. And the more of them you have, the more your skin becomes accustomed to them.
Dealing with acne can be a challenge. It can rob you of your self-esteem and make you feel like you are less than what you really are. If facial acne is affecting you, learn more about how you can conquer acne with Illuminize chemical peels and the other treatments that we have available at Skin Renewal of Tulsa. Contact our office in Tulsa today to schedule a consultation!