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We had a fantastic Peeling Session at the IMCAS World Congress in Paris on Thursday Jan 30 08:30-10:30.
Please find here our program:
08:30 Dr. Sahar Foad GHANNAM: Welcome message from the IPS
Part 1 - Basic peeling
08:35 Dr. Sahar Foad GHANNAM: What to know before you peel
08:47 Dr. Uliana GOUT: How to gauge penetration depth in peeling
08:59 Dr. Luitgard WIEST: Extrafacial body peels
09:11 Dr. Foteini BAGEORGOU: Peeling in special groups of patients (isotretinoin, children, men, pregnancy, summer etc)
09:23 Dr. Marina LANDAU: Chemical peels for medical indications
Part 2 - Advanced peeling
09:35 Dr. Gary D MONHEIT: Acne scars - Are peels effective? How to combine with other procedures?
09:47 D. Seaver L SOON: Segmental peels
09:59 Dr. Frank MUGGENTHALER: Protocol in preparing and treating the skin in the course of a phenol peel including the administration of the bismuth-gallat-PRP-plasma mask
10:11 Dr. Oliver Philip KREYDEN: Photopeel - Combination of two excellent tools
November 01.-02., 2019 - Peeling Workshop in Muttenz, Switzerland
This year again, the 2-days Chemical Peeling Live-Workshop under the direction of Dr. Oliver Ph. Kreyden was a great success. The participants, dermatologists and plastic surgeons, gained a deep insight into theory and practice of chemical peelings. The live peeling sessions, a phenol peeling under anesthesia by Dr. Oliver Ph. Kreyden and a phenol/TCA combined peeling by Dr. Dr. Frank Muggenthaler were particularly interesting and rich in learning.
On the second day Dr. Clara Boudny presented the superficial peelings including two live-peelings to patients. Within these 2 days the participants benefited from the great know-how of three worldwide renowned peeling specialists. The overall training format also offered ample time for networking, intense exchange amongst professionals and good conversations over a nice dinner in the Archaeological Cellar between the old city walls of Basel.
Thanks for your wonderful feedback - for example:
“I had the great opportunity to take part on the 7th Peeling Course in Muttenz/Switzerland organized by Dr. Kreyden and his fabulous team.In this two days I learned a lot on the theoretical and practical use of peelings by three international known experts (Dr. Boundy, Dr. Kreyden and Dr. Dr. Muggenthaler). The experts explained their views and treatment pathways in a very comprehensive matter and gave a lot of tips and tricks for treatment and how to achieve the best result. Beside the profound transmission of knowledge, I enjoyed the hospitality of the whole team and the exchange with colleagues during the delicious dinner in Basel’s Old Town. The limited number of attendees allowed a personalized teaching and training. I highly recommend this course for all colleagues interested in peelings, whether you are dermatologist, plastic surgeon, maxillofacial surgeon,….”
At the end of the course one thing is certain: We are already looking forward to the next live-workshop in 2020!
October 13, 2019 - 8:30 to 10 am
On the EADV in Madrid we had a 90-Minute-Session about different aspects of Chemical Peeling. Even it was sunday morning we had a packed room and many talks with physicians who are so interested in our society.
Peeling from Antiquity to Today - Dr Claudia Borelli
My Personal Approaches with Peeling - Dr Uliana Gout
Phenol- how to make patients happy - Dr Oliver Kreyden
Peeling darker skin - Sahar Ghannam
Thanks to all speakers and here are some impressions:
It´s a great pleasure that we were invited from the IMCAS to participate at a Peeling-Session at the IMCAS Américas 2019, which took place in August 1-3, 2019 in Cartagena de Indias, Colombia. Thanks to the activities of our President Dr. Sahar Ghannam we were nclude as a scientific collaborator for IMCAS Américas 2019 and fixed the following session:
Thursday, August 01, 2019, 14:00 to 15:00
14:00 Dr Sahar Foad GHANNAM Introduction of IPS
14:05 Dr Sahar Foad GHANNAM Chemical peels: for dark skin
14:15 Dr Rozina BASIT Chemical peels: the affordable way to rejuvenate
14:25 Dr Foteini BAGEORGOU Chemical peels: in special groups of patients
14:35 Dr Hugues CARTIER Chemical peels: application for legs
At the 5 Continent Congress in Barcelona we did an IPS Chemical Peeling Session about the latest news in the field of Chemical Peels on August 31, 2019 from 14.45 to 16.45.
Chair: Tatjana Pavicic, Mukta Sachdev
Ghislaine Beilin: Photoactivated Peels
Denise Steiner: Comparison of Phenol 35% With Oleic Acid 0,8% and Phenol 35% With Croton Oil 0,8% for the Treatment of the Neck
Rahul Pillai: What to Consider When Peeling Darker Skin Types?
Mukta Sachdev: Chemical Peels for the Periorbital Area and How to Deal with Post-inflammatory Hyperpigmentation
Ines Verner: Combining TCA peel with Fractional RF
Phillippe Deprez: Hands and Face Sun Lentigos: Different Levels of Easy Treatments Using Peelings
Ekaterina Gutop: Using Peelings in Combined Treatment Protocols with PRP, EBD and Fillers
It was a great pleasure to have an IPS Session at the World Congres of Dermatology in Milan (Italy) in June 2019.
In our two hour course we did a review of scientific and clinical variations of superficial, medium and deep chemical peeling in core procedures with new techniques for the face and body. We also presented Case Reports of combination chemical peeling + other rejuvenation procedures.
Dr. Cheryl Burgess was the chair of the session together with Dr. Ines Verner and Professor Claudia Borelli
Please find here the program:
Dr. Gary Monheit: Overview of chemical peels: superficial, medium and deep preparations
Dr. Sahar Ghannam: Complications and contraindications of chemical peels
Dr. Dee Anna Glaser: Medical uses for cosmetic peels
Dr. Tatjana Pavicic: Chemical peels in cosmetic rejuvenation
Dr. Jeanine Downie: Chemical peels in skin of color
Dr. Marina Landau: Chemical peels in acne and acne scarring
Prof. Claudia Borelli: Chemical peels in melasma
Dres. Rullan, Lupo Landau Burgess Verner: Emerging Treatments with chemical peels: chemabrasion, combination peels, microneedling, microdermabrasion laser and light devices (Case Studies)
In February we had a fantastic and well attended session at the International Day before the AAD Annual Meeting in Washington. Moderated by Dr. Harold Brody, this educational event featured a stellar faculty from around the world. Following the success of last year’s program, the 4-hour course focused on the use of superficial to deep chemical peels for various therapeutic and aesthetic indications across all skin types. Case presentations, technique tips and clinical trends highlighted the scientific agenda. Thanks to all speakers for their interesting talks.
Dr. Kachiu Lee
Dr. Emily Keller
Back to Basics: Science, Procedural consideration and complications
Beyond the Basics: Superficial and Medium depth peels
Advanced Chemical Peeling: Deep chemical peels
What´s new in chemical peeling
Please find here the complete program.
Like last year we also had a great Hands-On Workshop during the AAD Meeting. We did eight patients over two days, including dry ice plus TCA 35%, segmental Hetter croton oil/phenol peels around the mouth and eyelids, lip peels with Hetter, 30% Salicylic for PIH and acne, and Acne scar patients with CROSS carbolic, cannula subcision and either Microneedling or TCA. All attendees received a flash drive full of Chemical Peel references. The farthest attendee came from Israel. We had five faculty members hosting the course: Dr. Rullan and Dr. Brody were co-directors, and Dr's. Wambier, Lee and Soon assisted with the peels. We thank Dr. Maral Skelsey for doing the workshop in her office and Delasco for supporting our workshop.
We had a fantastic and well attended session at the IMCAS in Paris.
Chair: Peter Rullan (IPS president), Sahar Ghannam (IPS vice-president)
Dr Peter Rullan: Welcome message from the president of IPS
Dr Peter Rullan: Controversies and options in doing croton oil / phenol peels
Dr Marina Landau: When and why do I use deep chemical peeling?
Dr Claudia Borelli: Chemical peeling - Scientific background regarding deep peels - Science and results
Dr Frank Muggenthaler: Deep chemical peeling and surgical methods
Dr Gary D. Monheit: Attenuated medium depth peel and its versatility
Dr Oliver Philip Kreyden: Patient selection in chemical peeling
Dr Uliana Gout: Positioning of deep peels in the world of peeling
Dr Sylvie Lederle: Perioral area: pushing the limits of peelings through pro penetration
Dr Ines Verner: How to combine energy based devices with chemical peels
October 26 & 27, 2018 - Peeling Workshop in Muttenz, Switzerland
In October 2018 Dr. Oliver Ph. Kreyden held his 6th Chemical Peeling Workshop in Basel. This year the great speakers Dr. Luitgard Wiest and Dr. Clara Boudny Frey were invited and shared their experience on chemical peeling. The attendance consisted of 15 dermatologists coming from Germany, Netherlands, Austria, Switzerland, France and Israel.
After a theoretical overview a phenol peeling and a 35%-TCA peeling were demonstrated live on patients. The second day was devoted to the superficial peelings, where the ultimate technique was also conducted in a live peeling session. On that day peeled patients also told us about their experience. The course was a real success, not only from point of view of teaching but the two days offered several opportunities for networking over a delicious lunch and a fantastic dinner. We would like to thank all persons that made it possible!
We are already planning the next course which is expected to take place at the beginning of November 2019…
At the 5-Continent-Congress in Barcelona we did an exciting IPS Chemical Peeling Session featuring amazing speakers about the latest news in the field of Chemical Peels.
Find here the program:
Sahar Ghannam: International Peeling Society - Introduction
Uliana Gout: Practical Tips & Recommendations for Peeling
Sahar Ghannam: Do‘s and Don‘ts in Chemical Peels
Mukta Sachdev: Chemical Peels for Darker Skin: An Update
Harold Brody: Combining Medium and Deep Peeling
Ofir Artzi: Radio-Peel: Synergism Between Microneedling Fractional RF and 20% Trichloroacetic Acid Chemical Peel
Ines Verner: How to Combine Chemical Peels with Lasers and Other EBDs
Denise Steiner: Phenol Peeling 88 % Combined with Oleic Acid (0,05%) for Treatment of Non-Facial Areas
Additionally Sahar Ghannam did a Teaching Course about Chemical Peelings.
We had a Peeling Session with Live-Demo at the Face Congress in London. The session "The world of Peeling" with both lectures and live demos took place at June 15, 2018
Find here the complete program:
Ulina Gout: Into to IPS
Ulina Gout: Intro to Peeling
Ulina Gout: LIVE DEMO Jessner’s peel
Sahar Ghannam: Dos and donts - focus in skin of colour
Sahar Ghannam: LIVE DEMO- Salicylic peel
Vladlena Averina: LIVE DEMO- TCA for stretch-marks & facial rejuvenation
Date: March 8, 2018
Location: Georgetown (USA)
Direction: Dr. Kachiu Lee
8:30-10a: Superficial peels
10-11:30a: Medium depth peels
11:30-12:30a: Deep peels
Global Education Day February 15, 2018 San Diego, California
Pre-AAD Annual Meeting, San Diego Convention Center
Moderated by Dr. Harold Brody, this educational event featured a stellar faculty from around the world. The 3-hour course focused on the use of superficial to deep chemical peels for various therapeutic and aesthetic indications across all skin types. Case presentations, technique tips and clinical trends highlighted the scientific agenda.
Find here our fantastic program.
AAD Annual Meeting, San Diego, USA, Feb 16-20, 2018
Medium and Deep Chemical Peel Hands-on Workshop
During the AAD Annual Meeting we had a fantastic Hands-On Workshop hosted by our new president Dr. Peter Rullan, Dr. Harold Brody, Dr. Carlos Wambier and Dr. Richard Bensimon.
More information to come.
February 01, 2018 - 9 to 11 pm
On the first day of the 20th IMCAS in Paris (France), we had the first session and a full house - more than 400 delegates attended the IPS Peeling Session and listened to our fantastic presentations. Find here some impressions:
CHAIR: Prof. Claudia Borelli & Dr. Sahar Foad Ghannam
Acne and Rosacea Peels - Prof. Claudia Borelli
Melasma Peels - Dr. Sahar Foad Ghannam
Body Peels - Dr. Uliana Gout
Anti aging Peels; which peels can be used to remove solar lentigines and wrinkles - Dr. Marina Landau
Chemical Peeling in Combination with Facelift - Dr. Frank Muggenthaler
Chemical Peels Problems and how to correct them - Dr. Gary D. Monheit
Chemical Peeling versus laser skin resurfacing - Dr. Tatjana Pavicic
At 13/14.10.2017 Professor Borelli performed a basic course in aesthetic dermatology in Tuebingen, Germany with 63 participants (young dermatologists and residents) together with the 2 young collegues, who already joinded IPS. We showed among many other aesthetic topics superficial chemical peelings in cooperation with 2 companies, which are supporting the IPS from the start: P&M cosmetics and IFC Germany Neostrata.
October 7, 2017 - IPS Session at the ASDS Annual Meeting in Chicago, USA
We had a very successful session at the ASDS Annual Meeting in Chicago on October 7, 2017.
1:45 p.m. Welcome and Learning Overview - Harold J. Brody, MD; Vivian W. Bucay, MD
2:05 p.m. Developments in Superficial Peeling - Vivian W. Bucay, MD
2:19 p.m. Developments in Medium Depth Peeling - Emily C. Keller, MD
2:33 p.m. Developments in Deep Peeling: The Hetter Formulas - Peter P. Rullan, MD
2:47 p.m. Peeling with Microneedling - Seaver Soon, MD
3:01 p.m. Summary and Questions
We thank our Industrial Partner Delasco for supporting our session.
From left to right: Drs Peter Rullan, Seaver Soon, Vivian Bucay, Harold Brody and Emily Keller
Prof. Moetaz El-Domyati, Dr. Sahar Ghannam, Dr. Marina Landau & Dr. Uliana Gout
At the 5 Continent Congress in Barcelona we did an IPS Chemical Peeling Session featuring amazing speakers about the latest news in the field of Chemical Peels on Saturday, September 2, 2017 from 11.30 to 1.30
Dr. Marina Landau: Chemical Peels for Medical Indications
Dr. Tatjana Pavicic: TCA Peel: The Beauty of Frosting
Dr. Vivian Bucay: Chemical Peels: Thinking Outside the Box
Dr. Sahar Ghannam: Do and Don‘t in Chemical Peels
Dr. Mukta Sachdev: Combining Treatments with Newer Peels for an Optimal Outcome in Dark Skins
Dr. Amin Amer: Tranexamic Acid and Chemical Peeling for Melasma Treatment
Dr. Moatez El-Domyati: Combining Microneedling with Peeling, PRP or Stem Cell Factors: New Ideas
Dr. Ofir Artzi: RadioPeel - A Novel Combination of Microneedling Fractional RF and TCA 20% Chemical Peel to Maximize Aesthetic
Dr. Ines Verner: My Approach to Combining Fractional RF with TCA Chemical Peels - When and How ?
International Summer Academy of Practical Dermatology at Munich, Germany
July 26, 2017 - 3.30 to 5.30 pm
Chair: Prof. Claudia Borelli, Dr. Juliane Habig
Chairs: Introduction IPS 5 min
Prof. C. Borelli: Superficial peeling: treatment of hyperpigmentations and Melasma 30 min 15.35-16.05, questions 5 min
Dr. Rashmi Sakar: Superficial peeling in dark skin types 30 min, 16.10-16.45, questions 5 min
Dr. Juliane Habig: Peeling middle-depth and deep peels? 30 min 16.50-17.20 questions 5 min
Find more information about the congress under www.isa2017.com
Peeling Session July 23, 2017
In July we had a wonderful Peeling Session in Bali
Chair: Sahar Ghannam, Marina Landau
Introduction: Sahar Ghannam
Mukta Sachdev: Chemical peels complications
Sahar Ghannam Dark skins - Do´s & Dont´s
Tatjana Pavicic: Peels vs. Lasers in skin resurfacing
Uliana Gout: A-Z of chemical peels
Marina Landau: Why peeling dark skin is more challenging
The first IPS Workshop in the US was a spectacular success in St. Petersburg, Florida the first weekend in April. Nine doctors were in attendance (6 dermatologists/dermatologic Surgeons and 3 ophthalmoplastic surgeon). The Three Faculty were: Dr. Laurence Kass, Dr. Harold Brody and Dr. Peter Rullan with the course being given at the Kass Center for Cosmetic Surgery. Patients were peeled all day on Friday and Saturday with the patients returning Sunday morning for Follow-up.
12 patients were peeled and the attendees particularly focused on the Hetter phenol/croton oil peels and medium depth CO2 dry ice + 35% TCA. It was very valuable for the doctors to directly observe and then actually use the wounding agents themselves. Salicylic acid peel was also performed. Additional follow up is on google conference to continue discussion and see follow-ups further in time. We specially thank Dr. Larry Kass for his dedication to providing a facility for this workshop.
Date: Thursday, March 2, 2017Time: 2.00 - 5.30 pmLocation: Orange County Convention Center, Room 304 CD, Orlando, Florida
Moderated by Dr. Harold Brody, this educational event featured a stellar faculty from around the world. Following the success of last year’s program, the 3-hour course focused on the use of superficial to deep chemical peels for various therapeutic and aesthetic indications across all skin types. Case presentations, technique tips and clinical trends highlighted the scientific agenda.
Find here our fantastic program.
Dr. Gregory Hetter accepts honorary membership in the IPS
We had a fantastic session and thank all speakers and attendees.
Also thanks to NeoStrata for the support of our event.
We had a fantastic and well attended session at the IMCAS in Paris.
Chair: Harold Brody, Luitgard Wiest
Introduction: Harold Brody
Marina Landau „Combination of skin excision and peeling for upper eyelid lifting“
Claudia Borelli: „Superficial peels: Combined approach in treatment of hyperpigmentations and melasma“
Harold Brody „Medium depth peels and Complications in chemical peeling"
Sahar Ghannam „Peeling in dark skin“
Location: Skinmed AG Clinic, Aarau, Switzerland
Direction: Prof. Dr. Peter P. Rullan and Dr. Clara Mercedes Boudny Frey
We had a fantastic and intense 3-days hands-on-workshop on chemical peels with many live hands-on treatments:
Prof. Peter Paul Rullan was lecturing many important, interesting and stunning things about peels.
All the attendees were abolutely overwhelmed and happy after these very intense but excellent three days! And all will start working with all these peels from now on in their practice!
A big thank you to Prof. Peter Paul Rullan for his amazing work! And of course a big thank you to Dr. Luitgard Wiest for her help to make this workshop happen!