This is a procedure done on the skin to improve the aesthetics by specialized physicians to treat wrinkles, acne scars
, increased pigmentation, sun damage, an uneven tone of the skin, melasma. As the name suggests, a chemical (acidic solutions) is applied over the face and the old skin is exfoliated, leaving behind new fresh looking, wrinkle-free skin. It is usually done on face but can be used over hands and legs too. The three types available are light (superficial), medium and deep. A dermatologist can guide you regarding this and always follow all the instructions to avoid any unwanted effects.