Q. what is a yellow peel ?
Ans.Yellow Peel is basically a Retinol (Vitamin A) based peel along with other agents like ascorbyl glucoside (Vitamin C) and Niacinamide (Vitamin B3). It is mainly used in acne, pigmentation and photo aging.
Q. What is the procedure of yellow peel?
Ans. It is a 2 step peel. After cleansing and degreasing the skin, the Vit C serum uniformly applied on the skin.
After 5 minutes, the yellow hued Retinol cream is massaged onto the skin till its invisible. The client is instructed to let the cream stay on the face for a period of 6 to 8 hours as decided by Dr. Vrushali after examining the patient's skin.
Q. What are the post procedure effects?
Ans. Clients may experience anything from tightness of skin to dryness of skin to actual peeling over the next 3 to 5 days.
Q. What care must be taken after a yellow peel ?
Ans. A sunscreen must be strictly used after the yellow peel. As the skin becomes dry, a moisturiser must be kept handy. Peeling skin shud not be picked. Other instructions as given by the doctor.
Q. How often the peel is repeated?
Ans. The peel is repeated every 3 to 4 weeks. Subtle results are seen 2 weeks after 1st peel but visible results are seen after 4 to 5 sessions.
Q. What is the result of yellow peel?
Ans. The peel stimulates to exfoliate by itself and then new epidermis layer appears. The new epidermis is younger, better textured, with lesser lines and lesser pigment than the outer layer exfoliated by the peel. Such treatment makes the skin look visibly less tired and refreshed.
Q. Who should do a yellow peel ?
Ans. The yellow peel is recommended for anyone looking to rejuvenate their skin, oily skin, acne prone skin, pigmentation and photo aging skin.