Advances in chemical peeling

Dermatol Clin. 1997 Jan;15(1):19-26. doi: 10.1016/s0733-8635(05)70411-3.


Chemical peeling is traditionally discussed in terms of the depth of injury: superficial, medium, or deep. There have been a number of important advances in both superficial and medium-depth chemical peeling over the last several years. This article reviews the state of the art of these techniques and the increasing understanding of their effects on skin.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Chemexfoliation / methods*
  • Clinical Trials as Topic
  • Esthetics*
  • Humans