What is Chemical Skin Peeling ?
Chemical Peeling is a non-invasive aesthetic treatment designed to enhance the skin quality by applying a clinically approved chemical solution to exfoliate the surface layer of the skin and stimulating the metabolism of the cells beneath. Skin/Chemical peel is a type of treatment where chemical solution is applied to the skin which causes it to peel off. The result is a smooth and wrinkle free skin. Chemical peel have shown significant results when it comes to improving pigmentation and skin texture.
Skin Peels work by removing dead skin cells and encouraging new ones to grow, leading to a fresher, more glowing you. A chemical formula is applied to the skin that removes the top layer of skin and reveals the softer, smoother skin beneath.
The procedure is used all over the world to treat skin problems such as acne, acne scars, hyper-pigmentation, sun damage, wrinkles and lines – the results can be life-transforming!
What can be treated through Chemical Skin Peeling ?
Chemical Peeling can be performed on the face, neck, chest, arms, hands and the back. Chemical peels are recommended for the treatment of:
- fine to moderate lines and wrinkles
- certain types of scars
- brown spots
- sun damage
- clogged pores
- skin discoloration
- dull complexion
- acne scarring
- rough skin
- skin blemishes
- blotchy skin
- hyper pigmentation
- age spots
- Wrinkle treatment
- Plausible treatment of certain kind of acne
- Improve the general look and feel of skin.
WHICH SKIN PEEL IS RIGHT FOR ME?
All peels work by gently rubbing the skin with a non-toxic chemical solution to remove the unwanted top layer. This encourages collagen production and cell renewal, to reveal an age-defying healthier, younger-looking you.
Treatment is pain-free, though some peels can lead to light swelling of the affected area or peeling of the skin for a few days after the procedure. A trained expert can give you the advice you need on the right type of peel for you, devising a tailored treatment plan to achieve optimum results.
A Jessner’s Peel is a light skin peel that uses a combination of ingredients to smooth and rejuvenate skin. A Jessner’s Peel is a chemical peel that’s excellent for all skin types. It’s effective in treating mild to severe acne, discolouration, moderate wrinkling and sun damage.
A Mandelic Peel is recommended for sensitive skin rejuvenation and darker skin tones. This type of skin peel smoothes and softens the skin, diminishes fine lines, reduces acne outbreaks and evens out discolouration.
This type of skin peel penetrates deep beneath the surface of the skin, exfoliating dead skin cells while stimulating cell regeneration and collagen production. A Glycolic Peel skin peel is effective for treating sun spots, acne scars, blemishes, fine lines and wrinkles. The 30% glycolic peel requires preparation prior to treatment – using a peeling gel for one week at home, which will enhance the results.
Suitable for those who feel their skin is ageing, or prone to outbreaks, a Pyruvic peel contains a naturally occurring acid that penetrates deep into the skin. The peel stimulates collagen and elastin production, as well as gently exfoliating the skin to make it appear tighter and clearer.
INNO-EXFO are great if you’re looking for a deeper peel to treat issues such as pigmentation and acne and increase the level of collagen in your skin. This peel allows the acid to start work only once it’s been absorbed into the skin so surface effects such as peeling and redness are reduced compared to other peels.
A TCA Peel is a skin peel that successfully treats sun damage, fine lines and wrinkles, age spots and acne scarring. This type of skin peel sloughs off the upper layers of the skin eliminating superficial wrinkles, smoothing rough patches and removing spots and pigmentation.
A salicylic acid peel is a superficial peel, meaning it only goes to the depth of the 1st layer of your skin. Salicylic peel is effective in treating oily skin, clogged pores, sun damaged skin & sensitive skin. Salicylic peels work best for oily skin and active acne.
A lactic peel is designed for people with sensitive skin or for someone who has never done peeling before. It exfoliates and cleanses the pores, stimulates collagen production, evens skin tone. It is helpful in getting an instant glow, fading dark spots and improving fine lines and wrinkles.
The Cosmelan Depigmentation Peel is a unique, multi-ingredient chemical treatment designed to reduce areas of skin discolouration and hyperpigmentation. Melanin is responsible for creating the skin tone, as well as splotchy areas of darker tissue. The Cosmelan Peel decreases the skin’s natural melanin production by inhibiting certain enzymes, providing an even complexion.
What result should I expect from Chemical Skin Peeling ?
- Reduced blotchy patches that make the complexion dull and discoloured
- Elimination of sun damage including fine lines, wrinkles and spots
- Improvement in acne, reduced inflammation and scarring
- Reduced pigmentation and evens out skin tone
- Stimulated collagen production for plumper, softer skin
- Removal of dead skin cells
- Fresher, younger and with a silky smooth texture
To achieve maximum results, our skin experts will recommend a course of between 2-4 chemical peel treatments depending on your skin type, tone and condition.
What is the procedure of doing a chemical skin peeling treatment?
Different types of peels cater to different types of skin. Generally the skin is first cleaned of all types of oils with help of a degreaser. Then the chemical solution is applied. The solution may remain on the skin depending on the kind of the treatment you are taking. Idle time is 3-5 minutes.
Does it burn during the process?
A non-toxic chemical solution applied to the skin surface and absorbed, before releasing the active acid component, which then works from within the skin. This treatment is so gentle that it can be used without any problems on the delicate areas around the lips and eyes.
How long does it take for the skin to recover.
The time will depend on intensity of the peel treatment taken. On an average the peeling process takes around 3-5 days.
What is the immediate effect of Chemical skin peeling?
After the first session, you will notice an instant improvement. Your skin will feel softer and look subtly younger. A further three treatments will bring an obvious transformation, with a newer and healthier face yours to enjoy.