Do your skin peel with a light chemical peel? I'm trying to get rid of hyperpigmentation but only want a light peel. I'm African American

Yes it does. Yes it peels and that is why it is called peel . The chemicals used cause peeling of superficial skin layer. I don't know why you want to go through peel I suggest you consult a Dermatologist for your skin condition as there are other modalities available like Lasers and some creams which may be better option for your skin problem.we don't know how old you are&skin condi.

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Hello doctor I have mini mini scar pits but the dermentologist told me that the scars aren't really enough to have a chemical peel due to skin type which I'm African American fair skin. How can I even shade some skin at least so I can peel in the scar pit

Acne scars. Well if I'm understanding your question correctly there are several options. There are non-ablative treatments for improving acne scars. Some Ablative (think sanding smooth) treatments including laser resurfacing and peels can be used on pigmented skin as well. That may still be be an option. . Read more...