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a long-handled shovel used by bakers for moving bread, in an oven


1. John, real name John Robert Parker Ravenscroft. 1939--2005, British broadcaster; noted for his Radio 1 music programme and Radio 4's Home Truths
2. Sir Robert. 1788--1850, British statesman; Conservative prime minister (1834--35; 1841--46). As Home Secretary (1828--30) he founded the Metropolitan Police and in his second ministry carried through a series of free-trade budgets culminating in the repeal of the Corn Laws (1846), which split the Tory party

What does it mean when you dream about a peel?

To see peeling skin, or to peel away the outer covering of something may indicate the shedding of old ways or conditions. Alternatively, peeling away outer coverings may indicate the discarding of unneeded exterior pretenses.

peel, pele

In northern England and Scotland in the Middle Ages, a small, emergency defense structure, generally a low, fortified tower, usable as a dwelling place.


Used to implement version of Emacs on PRIME computers.
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Our products include a portfolio of pharmaceutical grade chemical peels for anti-aging, pigmentation and acne, as well as a clinical corrective skin care line.
Non-surgical cosmetic procedures are currently unregulated, so extra caution needs to be taken, especially if you opt for a chemical peel.
7 /PRNewswire/ -- This year, millions of consumers will undergo deep chemical peels to combat wrinkles, age spots, sun damage, and acne scars.
PCA SKIN professional treatments may only be administered by professionals who have been certified by PCA SKIN, which requires the completion of an advanced Skin Biology & Chemical Peel Seminar.
A chemical peel is a treatment that consists of the application of a chemical exfoliating solution to the skin, which causes the aged or damaged skin to "peel off" and allows new skin to regenerate in its place.
Patients should understand that while these superficial peels are beneficial for mild sun damage, they will not produce the same effects of a deeper chemical peel," cautioned Dr.
Most Commonly Requested Procedures for Ethnic Patients 2005 Hispanic African American Asian American Surgical Breast Nose reshaping Nose reshaping augmentation Liposuction Liposuction Eyelid surgery Nose reshaping Breast reduction Breast augmentation Minimally- Botox Botox Botox invasive Injectable Injectable Chemical peel fillers fillers Chemical peel Chemical peel Injectable fillers Cosmetic Patients by Ethnicity Percentage (Total) Percentage (Total) in 2004 in 2005 Caucasian 85% (7,736,927) 77% (7,833,689) Hispanic 6% (552,638) 9% (921,079) African American 5% (460,531) 8% (768,512) Asian American 3% (276,319) 4% (437,395) Other 1% (92,106) 2% (154,128) Note: Table made from pie chart.
Likewise Sex and the City's Samantha was forced to wear a veil to a party when following a chemical peel in one memorable episode.
To administer a chemical peel, physicians select one of several types of caustic chemicals.
We offer various levels of chemical peel such as VI Peel, VI Peel Precision & VI Peel Precision Plus- as per patient need.
IT'S never too early to plan for the future, so I booked my very first chemical peel.
Sherrie, Lesley Meredith in the soap, had procedures including Botox and a chemical peel to get rid of wrinkles.