A 15-30 minute treatment where a chemical solution is applied to the skin to reduce the fine lines and wrinkles caused by environmental and sun damage, lighten hyperpigmentation, assist in treatin acne-prone skinproblems, reduce the appearance of large pores, and increase the overall cell metabolism of the skin. Chemical peels can make the skin flake or peel. The Face Lady will discuss all options for peels to make the best apropriate solution for individual skin concerns. Chemical peels can make the skin more photosenstive. Sun exposure and excessive heat should be avoided when recieving this treatment. Clients should not wash or moisturize skin, and should avoid contact with water and perspiration for 24 hours after treatment.
Glycolic Acid 30% or 60%
This peel is a fast acting, alpha hydroxy acid chemical exfoliant that is relatively mild and yet effective in speeding up the cell growth process of the skin to leave your face looking and feeling refreshed, youthful, and smooth. Can be combined with acne treatments. Clients can expect minimal flaking, dryness, redness, or peeling of dead skin.
Deeply cleanses pores with antiseptic properties. Treats oily, congested, and acne-prone skin. Helps rejuvenate, smooth, and balance the complexion with this beta hydroxy acid.
Retinol + Vitamin C Peel
This concentrated and active formula helps improve texture by encouraging cell turnover for smoother, softer skin. Visible sloughing typically occurs within 2-3 days following the treatment, but allow for two weeks of light downtime for full treatment process. Refines skin while enhancing clarity and luminosity. Clients will leave with this peel on and cannot apply anything on the face for at least 12 hours.
TCA 15% Peel
Recommended for sun damaged, aging, mature skin with hyperpigmentation. This aggressive blend of trichloroacetic acid, pyruvic acid, phytic cid will provide deep purification, soften scar tissue, and may also remove pre-cancerous growths and sun spots. Clients will most likely experience sloughing of the skin for 3-5 days after the 2nd or 3rd day of the treatment.
Lactic Acid 20%
Smooths, hydrates, and brightens, improving the appearance of fine lines and pigmentation discolorations with little to no downtime. With a slightly larger molecular size than other hydroxy acids, lactic acid is a preferred option for dry and sensitive skin as well as first time peel clients. Added antioxidants help repair damage and strengthen skin.
Triple Transformation Peel
A modified Jessner formula featuring a combination of effective acids. 14% Resorcinol, 14% Lactic Acid, and 14% Salicylic Acid. Ideal for all, but sensitive skintypes, this powerful peel helps reduce the appearance of melasma, freckles, and acne. isable sloughing can occur within 2-3 days following the treatment.
Alpha Beta 17%
Recommended for oily, dry, and uneven skin tones, fine lines, and acne-prone skin. This superactive blend of glycolic acid, lactic acid, salicylic acid, and songyi mushroom extracts refines surface texture and lightens the skin by inhibiting melanin production while clearing blemishes. Clients will most likely experience redness and peeling of the skin 2-3 days after treatment.
Series of 6 Chemical Peels
Clients that want to receive maximum results and long term benefits with chemical peeling will often receive a series of 6 chemical peels. The Face Lady will customize a program that is best to address your skin concerns.