Chemical Peel: Los Angeles

Chemical Peel: Los Angeles

As we age, our cells don’t turnover as quickly and the result is aging and dull skin. The solution? A chemical peel. Los Angeles’ Batra Dermatology is a leader in the most innovative and newest chemical peel procedures. Chemical peels are a fast, affordable and non-invasive way to create a fresher, more youthful glow. A chemical peel works by removing the damaged outer layers of facial skin. The result? A smoother texture, reduction in scarring, minimization of blemishes and even removal of pre-cancerous growths. This reveals healthy, glowing skin. Chemical peel formulas and strengths are tailored to each patient, based on their specific needs and skin. Ready to try a chemical peel? Los Angeles’ Batra Dermatology offers a wide variety of chemical peels, including the VI® Peel, TCA peels, the Lightening Peel, and Cosmelan MD® Peel.

VI® Peel in Santa Monica & Los Angeles

One of the best ways to improve skin tone is with a VI® Peel. In Santa Monica & Los Angeles, Batra Dermatology is a leading provider of the Vitality Institute (VI) Peel. The VI® Peel is a chemical exfoliant that is designed to improve the texture and clarity of your skin. It also diminishes skin discolorations, reduces the appearance of pores. The VI® Peel softens fine lines and wrinkles by stimulating the production of collagen and elastin. Have acne or acne scarring? The VI® Peel can improve acneic skin conditions.  This procedure is extremely effective and helps your skin stay healthy, youthful, and radiant – no matter what your age. The VI® Peel is safe for all skin types, even for people with sensitive skin conditions. After your VI® Peel, you can expect a small amount of downtime. You will need about a week of downtime as your skin sloughs off – the resulting appearance of fresh, new skin is worth this short wait.


Lightening Peel

One of the newer peels we offer in our office, the Lightening Peel by Innoaesthetics has been our go-to peel for hyperpigmentation, melasma, and other brown spots. It helps improve the appearance of pigmentation and fine lines from photo damage and inflammatory conditions. Our patients typically experience about 5-7 days of downtime when your skin will be peeling. You may need 2-3 treatments to get your desired results.


Trichloroacetic Acid (TCA) Peels in Santa Monica

Trichloroacetic acid (TCA) peels work by removing dead skin cells and revealing a "new" layer of skin that is smoother and more radiant.  If you have minor discoloration, acne scars, sun spots or age spots the TCA peel is for you. The TCA peel will improve the tone and texture of your skin while diminishing the appearance of hyper-pigmented acne scars. These peels are considered “medium-depth” peels, which means they reach slightly deeper into the skin than alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) peel, producing stronger and more dramatic results. TCA peels are suitable for most skin types, including those with darker-toned skin. Results are best seen after a series of three peels. These treatments are usually spaced out about 4-6 weeks apart. Flaking will occur for about 5-7 days after the treatment. As new skin emerges. The best Trichloroacetic acid (TCA) peels in Santa Monica are found at Batra Dermatology.


Cosmelan MD® Peels in Los Angeles and Santa Monica

When it comes to chemical peels, Los Angeles’ Batra Dermatology has a lot of options available. For serious sun damage and brown spots, there is a powerful solution: Cosmelan MD is a prescription strength chemical peel that specifically targets brown spots that seem resistant to fading – including melasma, sun damage and hyperpigmentation. Cosmelan MD® Peels are extremely safe and effective – and work with all skin types. Cosmelan MD® Peels works to improve skin by lightening existing discoloration, as well as inhibiting the body’s biological process that causes skin darkening to occur. Each Cosmelan MD® treatment comes with a take home kit to help you make the most of your results. The pros at Batra Dermatology assist you after treatment, offer touch-up treatments for those most stubborn darker spots. Since Cosmelan MD® is a very powerful chemical peel, expect a full week of downtime while the skin is sloughing off. Ready to try Cosmelan MD® peels? In Los Angeles and Santa Monica, your top destination is Batra Dermatology.