A skin peel is a chemical applied to the skin for the purpose of causing the epidermis to shed. This is then replaced by new smoother skin.
Peels are used on the face, neck or hands to:
It is not painful but it may feel warm and you might experience a tingling sensation during the treatment.
No, but you should avoid heat treatments for 12-48 hours after treatment, e.g. direct sun exposure, sun beds, saunas, hot baths and vigorous exercise.