Chemical peel is a topically applied, in office treatment. It exfoliates outer layer of skin to allow for new healthy and fresh skin to rejuvenate. There is usually no significant downtown after a peel.
Why get a Chemical peel?
Chemical peels can be an option for overall aesthetic improvement of the skin. It is a treatment for the improvement of melasma/photo damage, fine lines and wrinkles, skin texture, tone, pore size, and acne prone skin.
What to expect during a Chemical peel treatment?
First step of a chemical peel treatment is cleansing of the skin to prep the skin. This step ensures all make up is removed from face. After this step, the acids are applied to the skin, with the focus on problem areas. These are applied in layers and left on skin to penetrate. This may sting. The last step is neutralization of the acid.
What are the benefits of a Chemical Peel?
Chemical peels will lead to resurfacing of the skin, leadng to a glow and added freshness to face as it fundamentally changes undersurface of skin with deposition of collagen, leading to shrinking of pores, minimized sebum production. It will also help to soften of old acne scars.
What to expect right after a Chemical peel treatment?
The esthetician will apply sunscreen and will advise the client to avoid sun exposure and this can promote sun burn. Some clients will notice fine peeling of skin or mild redness.
Who conducts Chemical Peels?
At MarSha MedSpa, chemical peel treatments are administered by professionals who are trained in application of peel and management of complications if any were to arise. Our signature chemical peels help to reverse the visible effects of damage in two ways. First, they power away dull, dead cells to illuminate the skin and reduce the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, age spots, clogged pores and blemishes. Then, they support collagen for firmer-looking skin over time. Our esthetician will guide you on which chemical peel will best target your skin’s individual needs.
We also offer the OBAGI Blue Peel Radiance which is a lunchtime peel resulting in skin tightening and instant glow. There is no downtime in this peel.