Chemical Peels

At Rejuvenessence mediSpa we offer a variety of chemical peels, including: glycolic, and physican preformed TCA.  And don’t forget our most popular blended superficial peels from Skinmedica® and PCA®!

Chemical peels work to hyper-exfoliate the skin to stimulate cell turnover and improve skin texture, tone, clarity and overall appearance. Generally, a series of peels is required for optimal results, of course depending on the starting point of the skin and the condition/ concern you’re looking to address. Find out what option would be best to address your concerns!

Illuminize Peel®

This peel is the least aggressive option, expect minimal peeling. It can help provide vibrant, radiant looking skin with minimal downtime. Appropriate for mild skin imperfections as determined by your physician.

All these Peels must be administered by a licensed medical professional (a physician, aesthetician or a nurse under a physician’s supervision).

Key Benefits of Illuminize Peel®

• Brighten the overall appearance of skin
• Radiant looking skin after one peel
• More uniform complexion

Peeling Solution: Active ingredients include Salicylic Acid, Mandelic Acid, Resorcinol, Malic Acid, Phytic Acid, Panthenol, Quillaja Saponaria Bark Extract

Vitalize Peel®

mid-range peel, most popular

Helps provide vibrant, radiant looking skin with minimal downtime. Appropriate for mild skin imperfections as determined by your physician.

Key Benefits of Vitalize Peel®

• Smooth the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles and roughness
• Noticeable results after just one peel, compelling results after three to six peels

Peeling Solution: Alcohol Denat., Salicylic Acid, Resorcinol, Lactic Acid, Panthenol, Isoceteth-20 plus separate retinol solution

Rejuvenize Peel™

this is the strongest most aggressive skinmedica peel

Smooth the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. See noticeable improvement after just one peel and compelling results after three to six peels.

Appropriate for moderate to severe skin imperfections as determined by your skin care professional.

Key Benefits of Rejuvenize Peel™

  • Smooth the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles and roughness.
  • Noticeable results after just one peel, compelling results after three to six peels.

Peeling Solution: Salicylic Acid, Mandelic Acid, Resorcinol, Malic Acid, Phytic Acid, Panthenol, Quillaja Saponaria Bark Extract and a separate retinol solution

 

 

FAQs Regarding Chemical Peels

How do chemical peels improve the skin?

Chemical peeling is a procedure that aims to accelerate skin exfoliation by the use of chemical substances resulting in renewed, healthier looking skin and more uniform complexion.

Who can benefit from chemical peels?

Chemical peels address the visible skin imperfections that result from skin aging and sun exposure, such as fine lines and wrinkles, uneven skin tone and texture. Peels also address skin tone unevenness that can be caused by acne scarring or pigmentary changes.  Rejuvenessence mediSpa offers a range of different strength chemical peels that licensed medical professionals can select to provide the optimum treatment for you our patient.

How do I decide which particular peel is most beneficial for me?

During the initial consultation, your skin care professional will evaluate your skin condition and recommend the appropriate peel regimen based on your needs.

Who is the ideal candidate for a chemical peel?

R-mediSpa’s chemical peels are appropriate for first-time, chemical-peel patients, patients with mild skin imperfections or patients that are looking for brighter, more radiant skin with no downtime and is appropriate for all skin types.

How do I prepare for a chemical peel?

Any procedures and products that may increase skin sensitivity should be avoided before your treatment. Ask your physician or skin care specialist for details.

Will I peel after receiving a chemical peel? 

Patients should not expect to see visible peeling due to the superficial nature of R-mediSpa’s peel. There is no expected downtime with the peel.

What can I expect immediately after having a chemical peel?

Most patients leave the office looking healthy and fresh. Mild redness or discoloration may occur and can be covered with makeup. Ask your physician or skin care specialist for details.

How can I protect my skin post peel?

Since new skin is more susceptible to sunburn, extra precautions should be taken to limit sun exposure for at least one week after the peel. Using a broad-spectrum sunscreen product with an SPF 30 or higher is recommended.

How long should I wait between  treatments?

For maximum results, a peel can be received every two weeks until desired results are achieved. Results are cumulative and optimal benefits are seen with a series of three or more peels.

Can pregnant or lactating women receive chemical peels?

Chemical peels should not be administered to pregnant or lactating women.