WHAT IS A CHEMICAL PEEL?
A chemical peel is a facial treatment that will significantly improve the tone and texture of your skin. It works by removing the damaged outer layers of your skin to reveal healthy and vibrant skin beneath. After the treatment, your new skin comes in looking younger, healthier, and more even in texture and tone.
WHAT DOES A CHEMICAL PEEL TREAT?
Fine Lines & Wrinkles
Acne & Acne Scars
Sun Damage & Dark Spots
This peel will even skin tone and provide more exfoliation for oilier, thicker, and more resilient skin types. It is excellent for those with active or cystic acne, asphyxiated skin (dry on the surface, oily underneath), sun-damaged skin, or those who require deeper treatment
Key Benefits: Works to improve the appearance of skin tone and provide exfoliation for oiler, thicker, and more resilient skin types. Effective for those who require a deeper treatment
Key Ingredients: Lactic Acid (AHA 14%), Salicylic Acid (BHA 14%), Kojic Acid (3%), Citric Acid, Hydroquinone (2%), Resorcinol
This peel combines enzymatic and alpha hydroxy acid with antioxidant action and anti-inflammatory benefits, aiming to exfoliate, brighten, and strengthen skin
Key Benefits: Mild enzymes and gentle acidic botanicals come together to form the perfect potion to prep improve your skin. Works to improve brightness of skin, improve texture, and deliver gentle skin-smoothing benefits. You will experience no down time and zero discomfort. Suitable for all skin types.
Key Ingredients: Carica Papaya Fruit, Tartaric Acid, Pichia/Resveratrol Extract, Grape fruit cell extracT
Avoid using any alpha hydroxy acid products (such as glycol or lactic acid) or salicylic acid products for 72 hours before your peel
If you use Accutane, discontinue for a year prior to the chemical peel
Avoid retinol, tretinoin cream (Retin-A), waxing, electrolysis, masks, scrubs or exfoliants, tweezing, injections, or microdermabrasion for 1 week prior to treatment
Do not shave face the day of the peel
If you have open lesions, active cold sores, facial dermatitis or facial irruption you are not a good candidate for the peel till after it has completely healed
Avoid any aerobic exercise or vigorous physical activity for the first 48 hours
Use of sunscreen with SPF 30 or greater at all times for at least a week after your peel. It is recommended that you continue to use these products to help protect your skin and maintain the benefits of the peel even after your initial week
Avoid direct sun exposure. Too much sun exposure may cause improper healing and in some cases may reverse the benefits of the peel.
Treat the skin gently- DO NOT Exfoliate- thought you may experience mildy red, dry, or flaking skin for several days or more after your peel.
Do not pick or pull at peeling skin. The dead will naturally slough off.
Avoid alpha- and beta-hydroxy acids products, retinoids, retinols and facial products containing fragrance for a few days after.