Reveal Beautiful younger looking skin with a light chemical Peel
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.
There are several different types of peels, light or superficial chemical peels usually consist of alpha and Beta hydroxy acids such as glycolic, lactic or salicylic acid that are combined to improve the appearance of:
- Fine lines and wrinkles
- Mild to moderate photo damage
- Uneven skin tone/texture
- Acne and acne scarring
Who is suitable?
Obagi blue radiance is suitable for most patients, its a perfect first step to embarking on any Obagi medical home product regime or for clients pre-events or post holiday. This peel can also be extremely beneficial for acne patients, although a course is always needed to ensure best results.
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 of the peel and that day and the following day 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 (if it happens) will only last a few days and normal activities can continue.