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Can I do a chemical or acid peel at home?

Daniel Kapp
Daniel Kapp on behalf of MDLIVE
Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
There are currently on the market chemical and glycolic acid peels. While these peels do not have the same strength as peels performed by a physician, they do have some benefits and they improve the appearance of the skin. Many of the home chemical peel products are sold as over the counter products at a pharmacy or beauty supply store.

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