How to Perform the Best Peeling for the Treatment of Rosacea

Erythema Multiforme Peeling

Salicylic acid peelings performed at 3- to 4-week intervals are a good choice for patients with rosacea. Salicylic acid peeling has antimicrobial activity, reduces erythrosis and prevents relapses. In erythrosis 15 to 25 to 30 salicylic acid peeling should be performed at 3-week intervals for a total of three to four peelings (Fig. 17.14a, b). Suggested topical treatment between peeling includes 0,75 metronidazole cream once a day or 1-2 salicylic acid cream once a day and sunblock creams In...

Peeling Technique

Tca Peel Frosting

As with any other chemical peeling procedure, the art and science of TCA chemical peels is dependent on the proper peeling technique. TCA is a versatile peeling agent and depending on its concentration, can be used for superficial, medium, or deep chemical peels. However, the cleaning and peeling technique is essentially the same for each depth. In general for the superficial peels patients do not require any sedation however, for medium-depth peels, a mild sedative such as diazepam 5-10 mg...