WHAT IS A CHEMICAL PEEL?
A chemical solution is applied to the skin that causes it to exfoliate and eventually peel off. Chemical peels are intended to remove the outermost layer of the skin (dead skin). We offer a variety of superficial to medium depth peels.
WHAT CONDITIONS A CHEMICAL PEEL TREAT?
A chemical peel can be used to enhance overall treatment results and target specific conditions. Chemical peels can treat conditions such as acne, sun damage, wrinkles and more.
WHAT ELSE DO WE USE A CHEMICAL PEEL FOR AT ILLUMINATE?
Chemical peels are great for:
- Facial Aging
- Sun Damage
- Rough Texture
- Wrinkles, Line, Laxity
- Dullness, Dryness
HOW LONG DOES THE TREATMENT TAKE?
Each peel takes about 30 minutes.
WHEN SHOULD I EXPECT TO SEE RESULTS?
Results can vary depending on the type of peel that is recommended, but typically after about one to two weeks results will be seen.
WHICH PEELS ARE OFFERED?
ZO Stimulator Peel
Perfect “lunch time” peel. This peel is very mild and can be performed once a week for four consecutive weeks for optimum results. The ZO Stimulator peel addresses fine lines, dull appearance, rough and dry texture. Little to no down time.
ZO 3-Step Peel
This peel is a mid depth peel and addresses acne, laxity, sun damage, uneven tone, lines and wrinkles. Pre-condition 4-6 weeks prior is required. The use of a skin regimen skincare protocol that includes retinoic acid or a .5% or higher retinol product. The ZO 3 Step Peel can be performed every 3-4 weeks. There are 5-7 days of recovery time.
Jan Marini Clarify Peel
The Clarify peel is ideal for anyone seeking a serious solution for acne and rejuvenation in individuals with oily skin. The clarify peel is safe for all skin types and recovery time is about 2-5 days.
Jan Marini Refine Peel
The Refine peel is designed for all skin types and primarily treats texture, pigmentation, acne, and fine lines. This peel is for individuals who are seeking more significant skin rejuvenation in fewer applications than a progressive glycolic series and with less downtime than more aggressive procedures. There are about 2-5 days of recovery time.
Jan Marini Transform Peel
The Transform peel is a mid depth peel. It is an excellent solution to address pigmentation and advanced sun damage while providing overall skin rejuvenation. This peel shows best results with a series of 3 over a 3 month period. There is about 4-7 days of recovery time.