What is a glycolic skin peel?
There are several different types of skin peel. A glyolic peel is a superficial peel, which is perfect if you simply wish to replenish your skin and achieve a more youthful appearance. Glycolic peels have no recovery time and you will be able to resume your daily routine almost immediately;
Summary Of Your Treatment:
Procedure Time - 30 minutes
Back To Work - Immediately
Anaesthetic - None
Full Recovery - Immediately
Sensitivity Period - 24 hours
How many treatments? - Course of approx. 4-6 peels is recommended for optimum results
Results - Will see results after first peel, best results after full course of peelsDuration Of ResultsUp to 6 monthsRisks & Complications - Infection, soreness, scarring, sking irritation
What is glycolic peel used for?
Can be used to exfoliate and replenish the skin, treat lines and wrinkles but also acne, acne scars, pigmentation and sun damaged skin. Different depths of glycolic peel are used to give different results.
What areas can a glycolic peel treat?
Most clients use a skin peel to improve the appearance of their facial skin, but we can also administer peels to your neck and hands.
What happens during a peel treatment?
The procedure involves applying a glycolic solution to the area in question. This solution exfoliates the skin and speeds up natural cell renewal; you will effectively be left with a new layer of skin, one which looks fresher and more youthful.
Is the skin peel procedure painful?
No, although you may experience a hot, itchy sensation once the solution is on your skin. This is completely normal, and should subside quickly.