Chemical Peels

A chemical peel uses a chemical solution to smooth the texture of your skin by removing the damaged outer layers.

Indications and Treatment:

  • Intermittent redness
  • Acne
  • Hyperpigmentation
  • Aging skin
  • Fine lines
  • Wrinkles
  • Small scars

Post Care:

  • Avoid use of topical and oral Retinols, AHAs, BHAs, and Benzoyl Peroxides one week prior and post treatment. Oral Retinols should be stopped 6 months in advance.
  • Avoid contact with water for 2 hours (Pyruvic peels must wait 6 hours) post treatment.
  • Avoid strenuous activity the day of your treatment, including yoga.
  • Use a gentle cleanser, replenishing moisturizer, and broad spectrum SPF recommended by your medical aesthetician for 5 days post treatment. You may resume your normal skin care regimen after 5 days.
  • Do not pick or peel skin post treatment, this could result in scarring.