The latest Chemical Peel formulas leave skin glowing, not flaking. Many include several alpha and beta hydroxy acids, rather than just one at a higher concentration. When you combine acids at lower strengths, they’re potentially less irritating. And you don’t have to see peeling to see results. As the peel solution dissolves the cement between skin cells, you may have thousands of them coming off at the same time; but the shedding is still invisible to the naked eye.