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SKIN PEELS


Our chemical peels work to remove dead skin cells and improve the skin’s texture and tone by reducing age spots and pigmentation. Ideal for a smoother, glowier, and clearer skin.

TREATMENT SUMMARY

Chemical peel is a solution applied to the skin to remove dead skin cells and improve skin's appearance by reducing age spots, pigmentation, improving skin texture and evening out skin tone.


Procedure time
30 mins
Downtime
Up to 7 days
No. of treatments
6 treatments
Anaesthetic
None
Recovery
Mild erythema
Pain level
None to low depending on the type of peel
Results
Some immediate, best after couple of treatments
Areas of treatment
Face, neck, chest, hands, back

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS


What is a chemical peel?

A chemical peel is a solution applied to the skin to remove dead skin cells and improve skin’s appearance by reducing age spots, pigmentation, improving skin texture, and evening out skin tone.  there are several or combinations of solutions that can be used depending on your skin type and concerns.

Do I need to prepare my skin before a peel?

2 weeks prior to having your peel you will need to stop using any retinol-based products.  1 week before the peel do not wax or use any hair removal treatments, including laser, and the day before your treatment abstain from using any form of exfoliation.

As always ensure you are looking after your skin with cleansing, moisturising, and wearing an SPF.

Are there any side effects?

You may notice a slight redness (erythema) and warmth for a few hours after your peel which should subside, there may also be slight peeling r flaking after a few days and your skin may feel tight and dry, it is important to not pick the skin and wear moisturiser during this time, once healed your skin will be clear and smooth.

What is the aftercare following a peel?

You will be provided full aftercare instruction’s following your peel, however, some common do’s and don’ts’s include: Do not pick or touch your skin, avoid exfoliation or AHA products for at least 24 hours,  use a gentle cleanser, avoid hot baths, steams, showers, saunas for 24-48 hours after treatment, avoid wearing make-up for 24hours unless it is a mineral or clinical-based make up for post-procedure.  Do wear an SPF30 at a minimum and apply a light moisturiser often to relieve any dryness.

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