Chemical Peels

Chemical Peels:

Chemical peels use a chemical solution to improve and smooth the texture of the facial skin by removing its damaged outer layers. It is helpful for those individuals with facial blemishes, wrinkles and uneven skin pigmentation.

Fruit Acid Peels

Fruit Acid Peels, such as glycolic and lactic are the mildest of the peel formulas and produce light peels. These types of peels can provide smoother, brighter-looking skin for people who can't spare the time to recover from a phenol or TCA peel. These peels may be used to treat fine wrinkling, areas of dryness, uneven pigmentation and acne. Fruit acid peels:

  • Smoothes rough, dry skin
  •  Improves texture of sun-damaged skin
  • Aid in acne control
  • Can be mixed with bleaching agent to correct pigment problems
  • A series of peels may be needed
  • As with most peel treatments, sunblock use is recommended

Refinity Peel

  • Lighter peel for superficial skin improvements
  • A fruit acid peel using glycolic acid       
  • Improves hyper-pigmentation problems
  • Stimulates Collagen production
  • Exfoliates the dead skin cells on the surface of skin
  • Refines, tones and reduces the appearance of dull skin
  • Leaves the skin glowing and youthful
  • The recovery period is quicker (usually one day) than with most peels however you can use our LED chair to speed this up

    Considerations:
    • Four to six treatments (2 weeks apart) are recommended for maximum results
    • Treatment takes half an hour
    • There may be some pinkness to the skin right after treatment
    • Patients can usually return to work or other activities right away
    • Mild skin flaking may occur up to 7 days after the treatment

Salicylic Peel

  • A B acid peel
  • A gentle peel
  • Removes the stratum coreum layer
  • Great for acne prone skin
  • Gentle enough for rosecea
  • For enlarged pores, rough and oily skin, melasma, post inflammatory hyperpigmentation and photo aging

    Considerations:
           4-6 treatment for maximum results.
           Treatments take half an hour
           There may be some pinkish to the skin right after treatment
           Patients may return to work/activities right away

If you have any questions regarding Chemical Peels, or wish to schedule a consultation, please call 021 4835006