Is obagi blue peel good for our skin and what is it?

Blue peel. Obagi blue peel is a brand name for one of many trichloroacetic acid peels. These peels can help abnormal facial skin pigmentation caused by years of sun exposure.

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How long will it take to heel after an obagi blue peel? How long after an obagi blue peel will it take for my skin to recover? .

See below... Depending upon the condition of your skin, 1-4 coats of the obagi blue peel solution will be applied. At each level, you will experience a mild burning sensation that lasts 2-3 minutes. A light bluish tint remains on your skin, but it will wash off in 12 to 24 hours. Your skin will begin to peel within 2 to 3 days and should be healed in an average to 7 to 10 days. Read more...

How long will it take to heel after an obagi blue peel? How long after an obagi blue peel will it take for my skin to recover? .

different . It has a different timing for different people and depends on who applied the peel. There are so many better choices you may want to reconsider what you are trying to accomplish and get a more updated treatment. We used to do those more than 25 years ago and you should probably get an up to date consult. Read more...

Is laser skin resurfacing more effective than an obagi blue peel? I had been considering an obagi blue peel. Is laser skin resurfacing better? .

Possibly. Thanks for your question, however there are many different types of laser resurfacing treatments and thus we cannot answer such a question. I would reccomend you personally meet with a physician who offers both treatments and ask him/her. Read more...
Yes much better. Co2 fractionated laser skin resurfacing is a medical procedure which has a highly technical advantage to the very dated obagi blue peel. Peels tend to thin the skin, and are temporary. Lasers when done under the care of a physician can make a world of difference and certainly jump start the antiaging process.Peels are more inexact and are helpful for the younger crowd and should not be compared. Read more...
Yes. The obagi blue peel is a mild strength tca peel. Laser resurfacing is much more powerful and precise, and is generally significantly more effective than the obagi peel. Read more...

Is laser skin resurfacing more effective than an obagi blue peel? I had been considering an obagi blue peel. Is laser skin resurfacing better? .

Depends on problem. The obagi blue peel is a nice treatment for skin color and texture, but it is not the best treatment for deep wrinkles. Traditional co2 laser resurfacing is very effective treating deep wrinkles, but requires a longer healing time. Your doctor can treat some areas of your face with a peel and others with a laser, depending on your skin's needs. Read more...

Does an obagi blue peel procedure require any follow up procedures? Will I need to follow up with my doctor after having an obagi blue peel done? .

Not normally. You do not need to follow with your doctor unless you have any complications from this procedure which is mostly done by non medical trained persons, called medical aestheticians. Read more...