Beautiful skin doesn’t have to be expensive, and going under the knife is not the only way to regain your youthful appearance. As a matter of fact, skin peels provide a highly effective, less expensive and less invasive alternative.
Peels are some of the most powerful nonsurgical skin improvements available. They remove cellular buildup, stimulate skin regeneration and reduce wrinkles, fine lines, large pores and oiliness. They also help clear blemishes, treat hyperpigmentation, and improve overall texture and tone. They are also great for men who get ingrown facial hair. Peels can also be an adjunct to other skin treatments to yield even more dramatic results.
Common Peel Questions
1. What are the benefits of a light chemical peel?
Regular treatments can help by minimizing fine lines, brown spots (melasma), sun damage, reduce acne scarring, speed up collagen production and increase cellular turnover. A smoother radiant glow is just a few days away.
2. What kind of light chemical peels are available?
Light chemical peels treat discoloration from acne, light sun spots and melasma. Chemical peels exfoliate the top layer of skin, causing the natural cell-turnover process to speed up. Salicylic and glycolic acids are the two most commonly used ingredients in light peels. They refresh the skin by removing discolored skin cells. For acne-prone skin, chemical peels help minimize oil production, unplug pores and shrink blemishes. Clients experience mild burning and stinging. It is normal to be red and dry a few days after treatment.
3. How do light peels work?
Chemical peels work by irritating the top layer of the skin by breaking up the oils that hold dead cells together. This unique process will reveal a softer, smoother and healthier layer of skin.
4. What can I expect after the light peel?
Depending on which peel you receive, you could look night-on-the-town or photo-ready; or you may have a little pink with skin tightness. Optimal results will be achieved in the following 2-4 days.
5. What can I expect with medium depth peel?
Medium chemical peels treat acne scarring and hyperpigmentation. which takes 10-15 minutes, will reduce medium-to-deep discoloration. It takes more than one treatment to achieve the desired results. Skin may shed significantly and and may be a bit swollen for about one week. It results in noticeably smoother, fresher skin after just one treatment.
6. Are peels just for my face?
No. There are peels for virtually every part of the body. Peels can be performed on the neck, chest, arms, back, hands and more.. Peel types vary based on the thickness of the skin and the desired result. I even offer amazing foot peels that will get your feet back to being baby soft.
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