Chemical Peels involve the careful application of a chemical solution to the face, neck or hands to aid the process of desquamation.
Chemical peels are a very effective treatment for clients who wish to target and address premature signs of ageing, acne, sun damage, minor scars and uneven skin pigmentation/texture. After determining the strength and type of peel to be used (generally lactic, salicylic or glycolic acid based peels) the solution is applied to specific areas to create a controlled wound and to start the process of natural shedding, resulting in a refreshed and more vibrant appearance.
Skin peels are specifically beneficial for the removal of superficial lesions, blemishes and fine lines, however are dependent on your skin type and medical background, so will need to be administered by an experienced professional and Senior Medi-Aesthetics Therapist or Medical Professional depending on their strength. The nature of the compound, the concentration of the chemical and the level of time it is in contact with the skin will determine the depth of the skin penetration and the level of peeling.
Chemical Peels are a cost effective treatment, which will improve the health and radiance of the skin.