Chemical Peels

Chemical peels are minimally invasive procedures that use a chemical solution to reverse the signs of aging, improve discoloration, and make the skin appear smoother and brighter. The experts at Swan Aesthetics help patients pick a chemical peel that suits their unique needs for long-lasting results. Whether looking to improve the complexion, reduce acne scars or hyperpigmentation, or reinvigorate the skin, chemical peels are the answer you’ve been looking for.

How Chemical Peels Work

Chemical peels are a popular skincare treatment that can address various skin concerns and improve overall complexion. They work by applying a chemical solution to the skin, which removes a certain amount of cells from the top layer of the skin, revealing smoother, healthier-looking new skin underneath.

Critical Steps in the Process:

  • Cleansing: The treatment area is thoroughly cleansed to remove any dirt or oils that could interfere with the efficacy of the chemical peel.
  • Application of Chemical Solution: Depending on your specific needs and desired results, an appropriate chemical solution is carefully applied to your skin using a brush or cotton pad.
  • Duration: The length of time the solution remains on your face varies depending on factors like the strength of the solution and individual tolerance.
  • Neutralization: Once it has achieved its intended effects, neutralizers may be used to stop further action from chemicals present in formulae.
  • Post-Care Regimen: Aftercare plays an essential role after a chemical peel; proper care involves avoiding sun exposure, keeping hydrated & moisturizing your treated area regularly, among other guidelines suggested by professionals!
  • Results!: A few weeks post-treatment, you begin experiencing significant improvements in appearance – rejuvenated tone & texture!
This non-invasive procedure can effectively target issues such as acne scars, fine lines, wrinkles, hyper-pigmentation & uneven texture while stimulating collagen production for long-term benefits!
Chemical Peels at Swan Medical Aesthetics

Benefits

The Benefits of Chemical Peels

Chemical peels offer numerous benefits for improving the appearance and health of your skin. Here are a few reasons why you should consider this popular cosmetic treatment:

  • Improved Skin Texture: Chemical peels effectively exfoliate the top layer of dead skin cells, revealing smoother and younger-looking skin underneath. This process helps to reduce the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, and acne scars.
  • Even Skin Tone: Chemical peels can lighten dark spots caused by sun damage or hyperpigmentation, resulting in a more even complexion.
  • Reduced Acne Breakouts: By removing excess oil and dirt from clogged pores, chemical peels can help to minimize acne breakouts and prevent future blemishes.
  • Boost Collagen Production: Chemical peels stimulate collagen production, essential for maintaining firmness and elasticity in the skin.
  • Enhanced Absorption of Skincare Products: After a chemical peel treatment, your skincare products can penetrate deeper into the skin, making them more effective overall.
  • Minimal Downtime: Depending on the strength of the peel used, there may be little to no downtime required following a treatment session.

SkinMedica Chemical Peels

SkinMedica offers a range of chemical peels that can rejuvenate and refresh your skin. These medical-grade peels are designed to exfoliate the outer layers of your skin, revealing a smoother, more even complexion underneath. With different peel options, you can choose the one that best suits your skin concerns and goals.

Illuminize PeelⓇ

This chemical peel targets the top layer of the skin with the goal of increasing radiance. Using an innovative combination of classic peeling agents like salicylic acid with newer formulations of alpha-hydroxy acids, the Illuminize PeelⓇ prioritizes rejuvenation without irritating the skin.

Vitalize PeelⓇ

The SkinMedica Vitalize PeelⓇ is crafted for those who are looking to shed a few years off of their skin. This chemical peel packs a punch, addressing age, sun damage, hyperpigmentation, and acne.

Rejuvenize PeelⓇ

This exfoliating peel is designed to go deep into the epidermis with a combination of anti-irritants and exfoliants that provide controlled peeling. The Rejuvenize reveals new, healthy skin and touches up fine lines and wrinkles.

VI Chemical Peels

VI Chemical Peels use a combination of trichloroacetic acid, phenol, salicylic acid, vitamin C, and tretinoin, creating a gentle peel that can be used on anyone’s skin. The VI peel can address various skin concerns, including acne, sun damage, wrinkles, and uneven pigmentation.

The acid blend in the peel penetrates deep into the skin’s layers, where it can improve fine lines and wrinkles, treat sun spots, hyperpigmentation, keratosis pilaris, and acne, and reduce inflammation.

 VI Chemical Peels restore your glow from deep within.

VI Peel BodyⓇ

A pioneering chemical peel, this whole-body peel is a painless treatment that stimulates collagen production, treats skin issues, and allows radiant skin to shine through. It’s safe for use on everybody and works to treat acne, stretch marks, scars, hyperpigmentation, and fine lines.

VI Peel AdvancedⓇ

The VI Peel Advanced targets sagging skin and deep wrinkles with ingredients that work together to combat aging from deep within the skin by promoting the production of collagen and firming up the skin. Recommended for those over the age of 40, this peel is perfect for those looking to treat wrinkles, fine lines, and regain some elasticity.

VI Peel Precision PlusⓇ

This popular, deep chemical peel inhibits melanin production and stimulates cell turnover for brighter, more youthful looking skin. This peel is perfect for those looking to treat sun damage, post-inflammatory hyperpigmentaiton, or melasma.

VI Peel PurifyⓇ

A powerhouse treatment for acne, this chemical peel targets dead skin cells, oilness, clogged pores, and acne itself, leaving you with balanced, clean skin that’s less prone to breakouts. The Purify is perfect for those with active acne, oily skin, or breakout-prone skin.

Cost of Chemical Peels

Understanding the Cost of Chemical Peels

The cost of chemical peels is affected by the type, strength of the peel, and the area treated. Schedule a consultation with a healthcare provider at Swan Aesthetics to receive a personalized quote.

Frequently Asked Questions

FAQs
about Chemical Peels

When done by a qualified professional like those at Swan Aesthetics, chemical peels are considered safe for the general public. However, following pre- and post-treatment instructions is essential to minimize potential risks or complications.

Yes, they are categorized based on their depth: superficial, medium, and deep. Superficial peels target the outermost layer of skin, medium peels penetrate a little deeper, and deep peels reach the inner layers. The type of peel chosen depends on the specific skin concerns being addressed.

During the procedure, your skin will be cleansed, and the chemical solution will be applied. You might feel a mild tingling or burning sensation, which is completely temporary. After the solution is neutralized, the skin may appear red.

Most patients will see noticeable peeling of the top layer of the skin for a few days afterwards. Your provider will advise you to stay out of the sun, avoid hot showers and hot tubs, and refrain from strenuous activity.

Experience
Swan Aesthetics

With our professional team of experts and state-of-the-art facilities, you can trust that your chemical peel will be safe and effective. Say goodbye to blemishes, wrinkles, and uneven skin tone as we reveal fresh, rejuvenated skin. Take the first step towards flawless skin by scheduling an appointment at Swan Aesthetics.

Experience
Swan Aesthetics

With our professional team of experts and state-of-the-art facilities, you can trust that your chemical peel will be safe and effective. Say goodbye to blemishes, wrinkles, and uneven skin tone as we reveal fresh, rejuvenated skin. Take the first step towards flawless skin by scheduling an appointment at Swan Aesthetics.