Confused by what facial peels are? Do they dry on your skin like a thin layer of glue that you pull off your face? (No, those are peel-off masks) Do they make your skin actually flake and peel off? ; Sometimes depending on the strength of the peel.) Facial peels often have no visible peeling effect at all, which is why we’re here to un-puzzle your puzzlement with this ultimate guide. Here’s everything you need to know about facial peels:
Everything You Need To Know About Facial Peels
WHAT DO FACIAL PEELS DO?
Peels are simply another form of exfoliation. They remove dead skin cells mainly through the use of acids which loosen the bonds between cells and dissolve dead skin away. Unlike scrubs, peel ingredients sink into the skin, targeting deeper layers of skin cells.
WHAT INGREDIENTS DO THEY USE?
Unlike our natural peels, strong chemical peels use more powerful acids that strip skin cells deeply, wound the skin and require downtime for recovery.
WHAT ARE FACIAL PEEL BENEFITS?
When you remove that dulling layer of dead skin cells with a facial peel; your skin benefits in multiple ways. Depending on the kind of peel you use, peels improve your skin tone, leave your skin feeling soft and smooth, and prime your skin for further stages of treatment. You may find that your skin looks radiant, brighter and more youthful.
SEPTEMBER 8, 2015 Written By: Karen Young Chester