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Ingredients: TCA (various concentrations)

Action: Trichloroacetic acid (TCA) is a chemical cauterant and causes denaturation of the proteins in the skin (presenting as whitefrost on the surface)

Use: Wide variety of applications depending on theconcentration used. Selection of appropriate strength is criticalwhen performing a peel. Depending on the protocol and application procedures, TCA may be used to produce superficial to medium-depth peeling with concentrations from10-50%. Several dermatologic and aesthetic procedures useTCA 70- 100% as spot application for skin scars, atrophic acne scars and xanthelasma.

TCA cannot be neutralised

Requires neutralisation with a suitable solution

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