chemical peeling


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chemical peeling

n
(Clothing & Fashion) a cosmetic process in which a substance containing a chemical (esp alpha-hydroxy acids) is applied to the skin of the face and peeled away to remove a layer of dead cells
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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 consists of the application on the skin of one or more exfoliating agents to obtain first destruction then regeneration of part of the epidermis and/or dermis.