What is a chemical peel?
A peel is a minimally invasive procedure that helps improve the appearance of skin. During the procedure your anaesthetic with consult and discuss your needs whilst cleansing and preparing your skin for an application of peel solution to remove dead skin cells. The solution will penetrate into the skin causing accelerated turn over of new healthy skin cells leaving skin looking brighter, smoother and more refined.
Who is suitable?
Obagi blue radiance is suitable for everyone and can be extremely beneficial for acne patients.
If you are currently using any active Obagi products this must be stopped ideally 4-7 days pre-peel, these products can be reintroduced after 4 days of the peel.
What to expect
Most patients will enjoy the experience and immediately after the skin will look radiant & glowing. From day 2-3 some patients may experience a mild flake of superficial skin cells can be seen so its advised to hydrate and gently exfoliate if required. Patients must not pick or pull at the skin. This will only last a few days.