Chemical facial peels are alternative to microdermabrasion and can achieve smoother and fresher looking skin.

Dermedica is well known for its specialised chemical peels in Perth. Peels are an alternative to micro dermabrasion to reverse sun-damaged skin.

How does chemical peels help to improve the skin?

Facial peels restore dull and lifeless skin to attain a more youthful, smoother and more even tone complexion . Chemical peels can soften fine lines, reduce pigmentation and slow down the aging process in your skin.

What are the lastest chemical/facial peels available in Perth? Which peel is best for my skin?

At Dermedica, through years of experience and research we have incorporated an advanced skin restoration and repair program using the next generation of peels. Glycolic and lactic acid peels are superficial peels that give your skin a smoother, softer and refreshed skin and is virtually a lunchtime treatment. Deeper peels are for people who can afford more downtime and prefer less frequent treatments, a deeper peel like Jessner peel and TCA peel can help you remove sun-damaged layers of your skin, fine lines, pigmentation and mild acne scarring. It is important to have an assessment by Dr Teh to determine the best peel to achieve the best result for you.

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What skin peel is right for me?

While your skin color, sensitivity or skin structure are part of who you are, skin imperfections can be improved or eliminated with proper skin care and non surgical cosmetic procedures under the care of an experience cosmetic doctor like Dr Joanna Teh.

What can skin peels treat?

Peels come in a variety of formulation and can treat the following:

  • acne
  • hyperpigmentation
  • blemishes & imperfections
  • large, visible pores
  • scarring
  • melasma

Why do people choose chemical peel?

  • To have younger revitalised looking skin
  • To soften fine lines
  • Repair sun-damaged skin
  • To remove pigment spots and blemishes
  • To soften acne scars
  • More affordable than laser resurfacing
  • Less recovery time than laser resurfacing
  • Anyone who is interested in restoring the damaged layers of their skin

The idea of renewing or restoring one's skin is not new. Skin peels has been around since Cleopatra days where she used to bath in milk to beautify her skin. Nowadays the technique of peeling is more advanced and patients have more choices in the type of peels they want. Peels can range from superficial to deep. The deeper the peel the more downtime.

Where can I use the treatment?

The peels can be applied safely anywhere on the face, neck, and even body.

How long do they take?

This depends on the kind of peel you're taking, and whether its shallow or deep-usually about 20 to 40minutes.

Contact Dr Teh on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 92051995 for more information.

Are there any side effects?

You may feel a slight heating sensation, and there will be some redness.

As with all medical procedures, individual experiences may differ. It is important to have a thorough discussion with an experienced doctor with an interest in dermatology to assess the risks and side effects.

How much downtime is there?

Most of our clients easily return to their everyday activities after a shallow peel with minimal makeup. For deeper peels, you might like to take 2-5 days off.

As with all medical procedures, individual experiences may differ. It is important to have a thorough discussion with an experienced doctor with an interest in dermatology before you proceed.

When will I notice results? How long do they last?

Results are often noticeable after a few days. For greatest enhancement, a series of peels are required depending on the condition fo your skin.

As with all medical procedures, individual experiences may differ. It is important to have a thorough discussion with an experienced doctor with an interest in chemical peel to assess your expectation and result.

What are the benefits of having peels at Dermedica?

Below are some of the benefits of skin peels*:

  • Minimal downtime
  • Remove blemishes & imperfections
  • Reduce the size of pores
  • Improve skin tone
  • Gives skin a healthy glow
  • Perfect for smooth, soft, clear skin

*As with all medical procedures, individual experience will differ. It is important to have a thorough discussion with an experienced doctor with an interest in chemical peel to assess your expectation and result.

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