chemical skin peels melbourne

Clinical Skin peels (or chemical peels) have been used for over 100 years to create an even and controlled shedding of damaged skin cells. It uses a treatment solution applied to the skin to improve and smooth the texture of the facial skin by removing its damaged outer layers.

The skin is the largest organ and is made up of millions of cells that protect us from the environment and regulate our body temperature. Every day thousands of cells die, flake off and are replaced by new cells from beneath the skin. As we age, this process begins to slow down. Pigmentation, fine lines and other signs of sun-damage and aging begin to appear.

Clinical Skin Peels To Treat Blemishes and Wrinkles

Clinical Skin peels are helpful for those individuals with facial blemishes, wrinkles and uneven skin pigmentation. Phenol, trichloroacetic acid (TCA) and alphahydroxy acids (AHAs) are used for this purpose. The precise formula used may be adjusted to meet each client’s needs.

What skin conditions can Clinical Skin peels improve?

Clinical Skin peels can effectively improve a wide variety of skin conditions including:

  • Fine lines and wrinkles
  • Uneven pigmentation
  • Shallow acne scars
  • Sun-damaged skin
  • Age spots
  • Freckling

A Clinical Skin peels is not a substitute for a facelift. It can not eliminate excessive or lax skin. But, in many cases a Clinical Skin peels is performed in conjunction with these procedures. Many times chemical peels are combined with microdermabrasion or laser treatments. Clinical Skin peels are best performed in a series.

What is the treatment like?

Depending on your skin type and the desired results, your therapist may recommend a superficial, medium, or deep chemical peel. Most patients experience a warm to hot sensation, which may last as long as ten minutes, followed by a slight stinging sensation. Excellent Clinical Peels treatments to revitalise your skin and improve your image!