The Jessner peel is a medium strength chemical peel San Diego patients often pursue because it is ideal for individuals who want to improve the texture of their skin, hyperpigmentation, acne, fine lines and wrinkles. The Jessner peel consists of lactic acid, salicylic acid and resorcinol. The peel works by removing the top dead layers of the skin. Side effects of the jessner peel include redness of the treatment area, this usually lasts for a couple of hours but in some cases the the redness could last for up to a couple of days. The treatment area may also become itchy, it is strongly recommended to avoid scratching and picking off the skin since this may cause scarring.
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