Chemical Peels

About Chemical Peels


A chemical peel is a procedure that uses a chemical solution to peel away wrinkled, blemished, unevenly pigmented, or sun damaged facial skin. Kahului plastic surgeon Dr. Yu uses chemical peels to help give you softer, smoother, and more youthful looking skin.

The TCA Peel

This treatment is used primarily for fine wrinkles or for superficial blemishes and pigment problems. The TCA procedure produces minimal permanant loss of pigmentation, can be used on many parts of the body, and can be performed in as little as fifteen minutes. In addition, patients recover quickly from the TCA peel, and the treatment may be repeated often.

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    What to expect during the Consultation Process


    You will have private, personal consultation with Dr. Yu. During this time, Dr. Yu will realistically discuss your goals for your peel. Dr. Yu and you will decide which procedures Dr. Yu will perform to achieve your desired results. You can see before and after photographs of patients who have undergone this procedure.

    It is our goal that you are well prepared for your procedure. Prior to surgery, we will ensure all the details are taken care of–consent forms signed, prescriptions filled, pre-op photos taken, payment received, and shopping for supplies complete.

    On the day of your surgery, you will simply arrive and receive gentle, compassionate, competent care beginning the moment you walk through the door.