SkinMedica Peels, 3 options available
What is a Chemical Peel?
It is a procedure where chemical solutions are apply to your face to remove the top layer of skin, as known as "peeling". Medical grade chemical peels help with your skin imperfections, improve fine lines and wrinkles, acne, scars and uneven skin coloring.
How is the procedure performed?
After your consultation, your face will be thoroughly cleansed. A prepping solution is applied to your face. Then the peeling solution will be applied. This solution is left on for about 4 minutes, you will experience some tingling or flushed sensation. After 4 minutes, a retinol solution is applied. The last step includes application of moisturizer and SPF sunscreen.
When will I see result?
Peeling will start between 48-72 hours after the procedure and can last 2 to 5 days. For best result, peel can be applied every 4 weeks until desired results are achieved. Results are cumulative and maximum benefits are seen with a series of 3 or more peels.
After Care Regimen
It is recommended to adhere to the following regimen for optimal post-peel care
Cleanse with SkinMedica Facial Cleanser. Do not scrub.
Moisturize with SkinMedica HA5 Rejuvenating Hydrator, as often as needed to relieve dryness and control the peeling.
Sun Protection with Essential Defense SPF 35 in the AM and throughout the day. Avoid direct sunlight for at least one week.
For mild skin imperfections.
For mild to moderate skin imperfections
For moderate to severe skin imperfections