Chemical Peels Atlanta

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Chemical Peels Atlanta

Getting SkinCeuticals Peels in Atlanta

Many people have an aversion to chemical peels because they believe, as the name would suggest, that you peel, and this can be very disruptive for anyone with a busy schedule.

But contrary to popular belief, not every peel makes your skin shed and flake off. They are known as superficial peels and while you won’t flake and peel, they are still effective without the downtime. All of the SkinCeuticals peels that we carry at WIFH are in that category.

These peels are safe for all skin types and ethnicities

SkinCeuticals peels pair well with dermaplaning, HydraFacial and microdermabrasion.

Getting a Chemical peel or simply “peels” is a very popular skin resurfacing procedure. There is a chemical peel available for every skin type and skin condition. There are peels that offer no-peeling, meaning the exfoliation does not result in the sloughing of skin. These are known as superficial peels and we offer a variety of superficial peels formulated by SkinCeuticals, the pioneers of cosmeceutical skincare products.

Each SkinCeuticals peel is done as part of a facial and includes a deep cleanse, peel application, soothing mask and customized products to hydrate and protect your skin.

Age Defying Peel

Revitalizes and repairs dull tired skin while restoring luminosity and preventing future damage. This is a glycolic acid-based peel. Recommended for dry, combination, and sensitive skin.

Brightening

Will brighten, firm and reenergize tired and stressed skin. This is a glycolic peel that is recommended for all skin types.

Clearing

Detoxifying treatment will rebalance congested skin. Resulting in a clear glowing complexion. This a salicylic acid peel. Ideal for combination, oily and acneic skin.

Nourish & Hydrate

This equalizing treatment will repair, calm and rehydrate even the most sensitive irritated skin. Leaving your skin soft, supple and nourished. This is a lactic acid and niacinamide peel. Ideal for dry, dehydrated, sensitive skin.

The SkinCeuticals Peels are very safe and are very low risk. Redness is probably the worst that could happen.

*This treatment is not safe during pregnancy.

The Week Before Your Procedure

  • 3-5 days before your peel we advise to stop using exfoliating products, acids and bleaching creams/products.
  • Discontinue use of tretinoin (Retin-A) or retinols 24 hours in advance of your peel.
  • Do not wax or have a skin treatment like a chemical peel or IPL 2 weeks prior to your treatment.
  • Please discontinue Accutane 6 months prior to having any skin treatment or procedure due to skin sensitivity.

The Day of Your Treatment

There is no real prep involved on the day of your treatment. It is always preferred that you come in with a clean face (no make-up), however if you are coming from work, we will have you cleanse your face once you arrive.

If you typically exercise, you will want to do that before coming in for your peel as rigorous activities aren’t recommended for the remainder of the day.

Your skin will be cleansed and prepped for your peel. Each of our SkinCeuticals peels is done as part of a facial, so it will include multiples steps: deep cleanse, peel application, soothing mask and customized products to nourish and protect the skin.

Pain/Discomfort

There is no discomfort with any of the SkinCeuticals peels. They are as relaxing as a facial.

Treatment Duration/Frequency

SkinCeuticals peels take approximately 30-45 minutes.

All of these peels pair well with HydraFacial, dermaplaning and microdermabrasion and can be easily added on to all of them.

These peels are a great way to periodically refresh the skin and can be added to any maintenance skin care regimen.

They can be done as frequently as every 2 weeks.

They are perfect if you are getting ready for an upcoming event as well since there is no downtime.

There is no downtime with any of these peels.

You are able to apply make-up immediately following treatment.

It is always recommended to keep your skin well hydrated and nourished following all skin treatments and if you will be out in the sun, please wear sunscreen.

We believe consultations are very important when considering any skin treatment. Our consultations give us the opportunity to get to know you and understand exactly what you are looking to achieve with your skin. At your consultation you will meet with one medical aestheticians who will put together a treatment plan along with product recommendations for you to consider.

 

SkinCeuticals pricing is determined by a patient’s desired number of treatments, which range from $30-$150. Because SkinCeutical Peels do not cause flakiness or skin peeling, many patients opt for numerous treatments. These peels are safe for all skin types, even the most sensitive. They are also customizable and can be paired with many of our skin treatments.

What is SkinCeuticals Peels?

Many people have an aversion to chemical peels because they believe, as the name would suggest, that you peel, and this can be very disruptive for anyone with a busy schedule.

But contrary to popular belief, not every peel makes your skin shed and flake off. They are known as superficial peels and while you won’t flake and peel, they are still effective without the downtime. All of the SkinCeuticals peels that we carry at WIFH are in that category.

These peels are safe for all skin types and ethnicities

SkinCeuticals peels pair well with dermaplaning, HydraFacial and microdermabrasion.

How Does SkinCeuticals Peels Work?

Getting a Chemical peel or simply “peels” is a very popular skin resurfacing procedure. There is a chemical peel available for every skin type and skin condition. There are peels that offer no-peeling, meaning the exfoliation does not result in the sloughing of skin. These are known as superficial peels and we offer a variety of superficial peels formulated by SkinCeuticals, the pioneers of cosmeceutical skincare products.

Each SkinCeuticals peel is done as part of a facial and includes a deep cleanse, peel application, soothing mask and customized products to hydrate and protect your skin.

Age Defying Peel

Revitalizes and repairs dull tired skin while restoring luminosity and preventing future damage. This is a glycolic acid-based peel. Recommended for dry, combination, and sensitive skin.

Brightening

Will brighten, firm and reenergize tired and stressed skin. This is a glycolic peel that is recommended for all skin types.

Clearing

Detoxifying treatment will rebalance congested skin. Resulting in a clear glowing complexion. This a salicylic acid peel. Ideal for combination, oily and acneic skin.

Nourish & Hydrate

This equalizing treatment will repair, calm and rehydrate even the most sensitive irritated skin. Leaving your skin soft, supple and nourished. This is a lactic acid and niacinamide peel. Ideal for dry, dehydrated, sensitive skin.

What are the Risks/Side Effects?

The SkinCeuticals Peels are very safe and are very low risk. Redness is probably the worst that could happen.

*This treatment is not safe during pregnancy.

Preparing for SkinCeuticals Peels

The Week Before Your Procedure

  • 3-5 days before your peel we advise to stop using exfoliating products, acids and bleaching creams/products.
  • Discontinue use of tretinoin (Retin-A) or retinols 24 hours in advance of your peel.
  • Do not wax or have a skin treatment like a chemical peel or IPL 2 weeks prior to your treatment.
  • Please discontinue Accutane 6 months prior to having any skin treatment or procedure due to skin sensitivity.

The Day of Your Treatment

There is no real prep involved on the day of your treatment. It is always preferred that you come in with a clean face (no make-up), however if you are coming from work, we will have you cleanse your face once you arrive.

If you typically exercise, you will want to do that before coming in for your peel as rigorous activities aren’t recommended for the remainder of the day.

What to Expect During the Procedure

Your skin will be cleansed and prepped for your peel. Each of our SkinCeuticals peels is done as part of a facial, so it will include multiples steps: deep cleanse, peel application, soothing mask and customized products to nourish and protect the skin.

Pain/Discomfort

There is no discomfort with any of the SkinCeuticals peels. They are as relaxing as a facial.

Treatment Duration/Frequency

SkinCeuticals peels take approximately 30-45 minutes.

All of these peels pair well with HydraFacial, dermaplaning and microdermabrasion and can be easily added on to all of them.

These peels are a great way to periodically refresh the skin and can be added to any maintenance skin care regimen.

They can be done as frequently as every 2 weeks.

They are perfect if you are getting ready for an upcoming event as well since there is no downtime.

SkinCeuticals Peels Recovery Time

There is no downtime with any of these peels.

You are able to apply make-up immediately following treatment.

It is always recommended to keep your skin well hydrated and nourished following all skin treatments and if you will be out in the sun, please wear sunscreen.

SkinCeuticals Peels Consultations

We believe consultations are very important when considering any skin treatment. Our consultations give us the opportunity to get to know you and understand exactly what you are looking to achieve with your skin. At your consultation you will meet with one medical aestheticians who will put together a treatment plan along with product recommendations for you to consider.

 

SkinCeuticals Peels Pricing

SkinCeuticals pricing is determined by a patient’s desired number of treatments, which range from $30-$150. Because SkinCeutical Peels do not cause flakiness or skin peeling, many patients opt for numerous treatments. These peels are safe for all skin types, even the most sensitive. They are also customizable and can be paired with many of our skin treatments.

SkinCeuticals Peels FAQs

Do SkinCeuticals Peels hurt?

No. These are all superficial peels and should be painless. The most you may experience would be mild tingling.

What do SkinCeuticals Peels treat?

These peels can treat a variety of skin concerns depending on the peel. They can address dehydrated skin, dull skin, oily and acneic skin, sensitive skin and more. They are safe for all skin types.

Do SkinCeuticals Peels cause redness?

You may experience mild redness following any of these peels, but it usually resolves within an hour after treatment.

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