Chemical-peel



noun
1.
a cosmetic treatment used to eliminate wrinkles, blemishes, etc., in which an acid is applied to the face, neck, or hands, causing a layer of skin to peel off.
noun

cosmetic surgery on the face involving the application of a caustic chemical or acid which produces a mild burn that removes the outer layer of skin; also called chemabrasion , chemexfoliation
Word Origin

1978-83

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Chemical machining

    noun 1. the shaping of a metal part by controlled removal of unwanted metal by a flow of chemical solutions

  • Cherie

    [sher-ee] /ˈʃɛr i/ noun 1. a female given name. [shey-ree] /ʃeɪˈri/ noun, plural chéries [shey-ree] /ʃeɪˈri/ (Show IPA). French. 1. dear; sweetheart: used in referring to or addressing a woman or girl.



  • Cherimoya

    [cher-uh-moi-uh] /ˌtʃɛr əˈmɔɪ ə/ noun 1. a tropical American tree, Annona cherimola, having leaves with velvety, hairy undersides and yellow-to-brown fragrant flowers. 2. the large, edible fruit of this tree, having leathery, scalelike skin and soft pulp.

  • Cherish

    [cher-ish] /ˈtʃɛr ɪʃ/ verb (used with object) 1. to hold or treat as dear; feel love for: to cherish one’s native land. 2. to care for tenderly; nurture: to cherish a child. 3. to cling fondly or inveterately to: to cherish a memory. /ˈtʃɛrɪʃ/ verb (transitive) 1. to show great tenderness for; treasure 2. to […]



Disclaimer: Chemical-peel definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.