A Jessner peel is a medium depth chemical peel that is done by a dermatologist. It is one of the most effective peels to remove superficial layers. The Jessner Peel was designed to remove superficial layers of skin, dry out active mild stinging, mild swelling and redness, mild crusting and finally peeling. An aesthetician told me i needed a jessners peel for sun damage i have Chemical peels differ according to their strength, or how deep they go.

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There are many benefits of a Jessner Peel. That was the case for me.

They also carry the risk of over-irritating your skin if not done correctly. However, it can also be used as a superficial peel, which has a faster healing time but needs to be performed more often to get the results of a deeper peel. Store-bought Jessner peels are intended to be superficial peels.

While one treatment is usually only needed, the process can be repeated in 4 week intervals.

The skin will peel for about a week after the treatment is done. Everything You Need to Know. If you are bothered by the redness and peeling of your skin, you can wear makeup to cover it once your skin is no longer irritated.

It was one of the wisest decisions I have made about my skin yet. Baking soda is great for making your tub sparkle and neutralizing unwanted body odor, but that doesn’t mean it’s a good idea to rub it on your face… READ MORE.

Generally, it will take 7—14 days to heal completely and see the full results of the peel. Infrared saunas promise a number of health benefits, from weight loss and decreased stress levels to improved circulation and even better skin. Those with severe cystic inflamed acne should not have this procedure done.


It is not recommended for those with darker skin tones.

Jessner Peel — by Advanced Dermatology

I have had a peel done last month. Your email address will not be published.

How deep the peel penetrates depends on what kind of chemical peel you get — superficial, medium, or deep. Do note that moisturiser should not be used for a few days jesdner the treatment as this might lessen the effects of the peel.

Even trying to cut back on the sweet stuff…. That is a lot of skin, which will help get rid of acne, fine lines and wrinkles and acne scars. A German dermatologist named P. Those taking vitamin A topical need to be off them for atleast one week prior to a treatment.

Chemical peels from a board-certified dermatologist are more likely to give you significant and longer-lasting results without the worry. Jessner’s solution, which is used for a Jessner peel, was originally formulated by Dr. Regardless of the depth, the peel is made up of a mix of lactic acid, peelint acid, and resorcinol in a 95 percent ethanol solution.

Do the coats have to dry before a new one is applied? How does the Jessner peel work?

Understanding panic attacks and learning how best to support yourself and…. Side effects of the Jessner Peel include infection to the skin if peeling skin is removed prematurely, mild redness, temporary swelling of the area, and itching. I have had a Jessner Peel done. I had a few dark spots that it took care of for me and there was some acne scarring that was greatly diminished. Medium peels like the Jessner should always be performed by a dermatologist.


I went with the Jessner Peel because I liked the fact that usually only one treatment is needed. I have seen that those with dark skin tones should not have this done. Sale ends December My skin peeled for a week but then fresh skin that glowed yes, glowed! People with darker skin tones in particular should always go to an experienced dermatologist for any peel, including the Jessner, to prevent permanent pigment problems and other side effects.

I look so much better. You may feel burning or stinging.

Difference Between Jessner & TCA Peels

However, its resorcinol and salicylic acid components have the potential to cause thyroid disease and salicylism, respectively. Everything you need to do a chemical peel at home. An overnight mask is more than a skin care fad, it’s a staple to soft, hydrated skin. Is the Jessner peel applied to the entire face, or can it be used for spot treating, such as just around the lips? It is one of the most effective peels to remove superficial layers of the skin. After three to five minutes, your doctor will remove the peel and apply a cool compress and lotion to soothe your skin.

Your doctor will begin by cleaning jessner skin thoroughly to remove any oil or products. TCA and Jessner peels are two popular types of chemical peels.