A chemical peel uses a chemical solution to remove layers of skin, revealing the more youthful skin underneath. Chemical peels can reduce or improve fine lines and wrinkles, acne, scars, uneven skin coloring and other skin imperfections.
At Hospitality Medical Aesthetics, we offer a number of options of chemical peels to best suite your skin type and desired outcome. Please take a moment to browse the choices available and then schedule your consultation to discuss with us in-person.
TCA 30% Peel
What is the TCA 30% Peel?
30% TCA (trichloroacetic acid) is a powerful exfoliating solution that penetrates the skin faster and deeper than other peels. … It penetrates the skin faster than other peels and can help treat deep wrinkles, acne, smoker’s skin, sun damage and rough skin.
What are the benefits of a TCA Peel?
A trichloroacetic acid (TCA) peel is designed to remove the damaged surface layer of your skin and remove imperfections such as:
- Age spots.
- Fine wrinkles.
- Rough skin.
- Sun-damaged skin.
What is a Jessner Chemical Peel?
A Jessner’s peel is a light- to medium-depth chemical peel created from a blend of salicylic acid, lactic acid, and resorcinol which all work together to exfoliate the outer layers of the skin. Patients also benefit from the noticeably youthful glowing skin after a Jessner’s peel.
How does a Jessner Chemical Peel work?
Once the peel is applied, it dissolves hardened skin cells within the outermost layer of the skin and triggers an inflammatory response from the skin just beneath the surface. This process helps lead to the removal of sun damage, along with the improvement of fine lines, scarring, skin elasticity, and minor hyperpigmentation.
What is a Glycolic Acid Chemical Peel?
Glycolic Acid, also known as Alpha Hydroxy Acid (AHA), is a chemical exfoliant originally sourced from sugarcane and used for beautification by ancient civilizations. Modern Glycolic peels are chemically engineered to make them more effective, standardized, and accessible to the masses.
Where is it effective?
Glycolic acid peels combat common skin issues such as adult acne (non-oily skin), clogged pores and blackheads, slowing skin metabolism, and dull or uneven complexions. They can be applied in varying levels of strength, making this peel very adaptable to one’s lifestyle.
ZO 3-Step Peel
What is the ZO 3-Step Peel?
It is the only multifunctional epidermal peel designed to provide longer-lasting treatment benefits. Utilizing a blend of exfoliants, a 6% concentration of retinol and multi-action agents that stimulate collagen and restore moisture balance, it evens skin texture for softer, smoother, tighter looking skin. The ZO® 3-Step Peel™ is an innovative in-office treatment for professional use only, designed to support dermal and epidermal stimulation.
The ZO 3-step peel is patient friendly, meaning it is suitable for any skin type and color. It can be repeated every 3-4 weeks and causes moderate patient downtime. The skin will exfoliate and peel beginning on the second day, and this will last for 5 days.
Key Benefits of the 3-Step Peel?
- Improves acne, melasma, sun damage, fine lines, texture roughness, large pores, and dullness.
- Suppresses post-procedure skin inflammation that can be caused by peels, sun, hormones, and pollution.
Patient-friendly peel for all individuals. Suitable for any skin type or colour.
- Usage studies show minimal irritation.
- Dual-action, highly effective peel designed to provide epidermal renewal and dermal stimulation.
- Utilizes a blend of exfoliants, 6% concentration of retinol, and multi-action agents to significantly improve skin health and treat many signs of skin aging.
- Supports barrier function and improves skin’s ability to repair and renew itself.
Provides antioxidant protection, DNA repair, and anti-inflammation benefits.
Beta Hydroxy Peel
What is a Beta Hydroxy Peel?
Beta Hydroxy Peel is a superficial quick, no downtime procedure that renews the skin by lifting dead cells off the surface of your skin and stimulating the metabolism of the cells underneath.
With a series of Beta Hydroxy Peels, you can quickly achieve substantial improvement in the appearance of superficial lines and uneven pigmentation, while making your skin look and feel softer, smoother, and more radiant. Acne scars and enlarged pores may become less noticeable, and acne breakouts may be reduced.
What results can I expect from a Beta Hydroxy Peel?
- Fine lines and wrinkles become less apparent
- Skin tone evens out
- Skin texture becomes more refined
- Oily or acne-prone skin is improved
- Enlarged pores appear smaller
- Superficial scars appear reduced
- Skin appears healthier and more youthful
- Pigmentation is reduced in all skin types