Chemical Glycolic Peeling is a technique used to remove mild acne scarring and irregular pigmentation, sunspots, age spots, liver spots, freckles and blotchiness. Biophora Peels consisting of cosmeceutical and physical exfoliation that will allow for a more vibrant, refined texture and improve clarity of the skin.
The new, regenerated skin is smoother and less wrinkled than the old skin, and more even in color. There is a slight tingling sensation when the chemical is applied but this soon passes. The results are minor peeling off of the damaged surface layers it may take 3-5 days for the appearance of your skin to return back to “normal”. During the repair/renewal period you may or may not experience the following: mild stinging, itching, tightness and peeling and scabbing of the superficial layer. These sensations will diminish over the course of a week as the skin returns to a normal youthful appearance.
The skin is the largest organ in the body. It handles tremendous exposure to elemental factors such as: sun, wind and extreme temperatures. Get back what time took away. There is no down time you may resume back to your regular scheduled day. Not only will you look better you will feel better.
The Vitalize Chemical Peel
The “Vitalize Chemical Peel” is ideal for patients who have started and maintained a consistent skin rejuvenation program involving home product use as well as exfoliating treatments. It can also be used to further maintain the benefits of more aggressive treatments such as Photo rejuvenation (Fotofacial?) or laser resurfacing. Distributed by SkinMedica, the peeling solution contains Lactic Acid and Salicylic Acid. With the “Vitalize Peel”, one can achieve dramatic improvement in skin texture, tone, lessening of superficial lines and a healthier, more youthful look.
There is very minimal or no “down time” with the skin renewal process! This vitalizing peel has been clinically proven to improve the following conditions:
- areas of pigmentation such as age spots (helps to fade)
- collagen production in the cells underneath the skin which causes skin to feel firmer
- prepares the skin to receive maximum results prior to treatments such as laser
- improves the penetration of skin rejuvenation products
After a treatment, the skin may feel tight as if exposed to the sun or wind. The skin should be kept well moisturized. The degree of peeling will vary according to each individual’s skin type. Some people will experience no peeling while others may peel for several days to a week. Your fresh, newly exposed skin will be delicate so sunscreen should be applied regularly. Avoid any alpha hydroxy glycolic acid products and Retinoid products while flaking or peeling. For maximum benefits, one should schedule a “Vitalize Peel” every 3-4 weeks. The degree of peeling may vary from treatment to treatment. The Vitalize Peel offers dramatic results for a more youthful look and feel!