Peeling process is the peeling of the outermost layer of the skin with the help of various solutions. The solution or mask to be applied to the skin allows the upper layer of the skin to be peeled off. Thus, the skin becomes smoother. Peeling process; It is a method that can be used to solve problems such as light wrinkles, acne scars, color changes on the skin.
The peeling process can be done in different ways according to the problems in the skin. There are three different peeling procedures: light, medium and deep. In the light peeling process, only the top layer of the skin is peeled, while the deeper skin layers are peeled off. Light peeling; It is used to improve skin problems such as tone difference, acne, dryness. It may be necessary to repeat the peeling to get results from this process. If it is a deep peeling; It is an application that can be used in the solution of diseases such as deep wrinkles and scars, cancer precursor skin lesions. The deep peeling process usually gives the desired result without the need for repetition. It is recommended that chemical peels of different depths applied by applying various chemical substances to the skin should be done under the knowledge and control of the dermatologist.
There are many different substances that can be applied to the skin for the peeling process. Basically, by doing the same procedure, more effective results can be obtained on the skin thanks to the properties of the substances.
What is carbon peeling?
Activated charcoal, also known as activated carbon, which is one of the substances used for peeling, contributes to the improvement of skin health. Activated carbon is formed when normal coal is exposed to high temperature. It is brought to a black, fine powder form. In this way, small gaps are formed in the powdered coal. Small cavities play an important role in capturing toxins and chemicals. In addition, it gains an easily absorbable feature thanks to its hollow structure. Although activated carbon is obtained from coal, it is not in the same structure as normal coal.
Activated carbon is a substance that has different beneficial effects on the body besides its benefits to the skin. In poisoning, it is used to reduce the poison dose by absorbing the toxic substance or drug in the stomach and intestines. It lowers high cholesterol levels in the blood as it reduces the absorption of cholesterol from the digestive system. Activated carbon can help patients with chronic kidney disease, as it helps the body get rid of toxins.
The transformation of activated carbon into a mask that can be used for peeling has brought a new product to skin care. Activated carbon is a highly effective peeling agent thanks to its properties of attracting and removing bacteria and cleaning dirt from the skin. Skin with carbon peeling; It cleans deeply and becomes smooth.
What are the benefits of carbon peeling?
Carbon peeling is a procedure usually applied to the face. It has positive effects on the face.
With the active carbon mask applied to the face, dirt, dust and oil on the skin are cleaned. Effectively cleansed skin looks brighter.
Thanks to the special hollow structure of activated carbon, the mask easily penetrates the pores on the skin. It helps to remove dirt, oil and other unwanted substances from pores. Pores remain healthy and tight with this deeply affecting process. It prevents the enlargement of pores on the face.
The rough, rough structure of the activated carbon used in carbon peeling application allows to get rid of dead cells in the top layer of the skin. Thus, the underlying skin tissue is revealed. Skin looks fresh, healthy and radiant.
The use of carbon masks in the peeling process ensures the protection of the oil balance in the skin. It has anti-oily properties in oily skin types prone to blemishes and acne formation. Carbon peeling is very useful in situations that increase facial lubrication such as hot and humid weather.
Acne; It is a problem caused by the accumulation of dead skin cells, oil and bacteria in pores on the skin. Bacteria involved in acne formation; It can reveal acne effects such as redness, swelling and whitening. Thanks to its features such as carbon peeling, deep cleansing and preventing bacterial growth in pores, it reduces acne formation and makes the skin look healthier.
Fly, insect bites; May cause redness and swelling on the skin. Carbon peeling can also be effective in eliminating these problems on the skin.
How is carbon peeling applied?
Carbon peeling method, which cleans the skin, makes it look healthier and brighter, removes skin spots and prevents acne formation, is an effective method in skin care. Since peeling is ensured by applying a chemical substance to the skin in the peeling process, this procedure should be done under the recommendation or control of a dermatologist. Situations such as not adjusting the dose of the chemical well or staying the substance on the skin for less / more time may cause unwanted results on the skin. For carbon peeling, it will be useful to meet an experienced dermatologist before the procedure.
The carbon mask can be used on people where the application is not a problem. The skin is cleaned before the application so that the mask penetrates the pores on the skin more easily. A thin layer of carbon mask is applied to the whole face, especially the forehead, nose and cheeks. The mask is thoroughly distributed over the skin by massaging with fingertips or a soft brush. Care should be taken that the mask containing carbon does not get into the eyes. After waiting for the mask applied to dry for about 15 minutes, the face is washed with warm water. Finally, moisturizer is applied to the gently dried face. It is recommended not to skip this step, as the carbon mask can cause dryness on the skin.
Carbon mask can be applied 1-2 times a week on normal skin types. However, less frequent application is recommended for dry, sensitive skin types.
There are a few important points to consider when choosing a carbon mask. To get the maximum effect from the mask application, you need to choose the product suitable for your skin type. It may be more beneficial for people with oily skin types to use a carbon mask containing clay. Clay absorbs excess oil from the skin; Thus, it helps to eliminate problems such as oily skin and acne formation. It will be more beneficial for people with dry skin to choose carbon masks containing substances such as hyaluronic acid, olive oil, jojoba oil that will moisturize the skin.
What are the things to be considered in carbon peeling application?
Carbon peeling application is a method involving various chemicals. For this reason, carbon peeling may cause unwanted effects on the whole body, especially on the skin. People who want to have carbon peeling should definitely consult a dermatologist first.
In chemical peels such as carbon peeling, redness may be seen in the relevant skin area after the application. This situation is part of the healing process. Redness on the skin may continue for up to a few months in deep peeling applications. Although rare, chemical peeling may cause scar formation on the skin. Another problem that can be encountered in chemical peeling procedures is the changes in skin color. Especially light peeling may cause the skin color to darken, and deep peeling may cause the color to lighten. Bacterial, viral infections and fungal infections can be seen in the skin area where chemical peeling is applied.
Peeling application; It is not recommended for those who used acne medication containing isotreonine in the last six months, pregnant women, and those with cold sores.
After the peeling application, the sensitivity of the skin to sunlight increases. People who are applied peeling should consult their skin doctors about how long they should be protected from sunlight.