Chemical Peels

The Glow Peel is a light, brightening peel, from AlumierMD, that improves the signs of aging and hyperpigmentation with minimal downtime.

A peel is a great alternative for refreshing and to help improving the tone and texture of the skin. It is also a great boost to your skin care regime to help decrease problems of pigmentation or acne. It causes controlled damage to the epidermis and/or the dermis with the goal of stimulating new tissue to improve skin texture and tone.

FAQ

What is a Chemical Peel??

Answer

Topical solutions are painted onto your skin causing it to peel, allowing for new skin cells to take their place. There are different types of chemical peels, some are more aggressive with more downtime and others are more gentle allowing you to return to work the next day.

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What results can I expect?

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A single chemical peel can provide immediate effect of bright and radiant skin; however more significant results in treating textural issues, fine lines and inflamed acne could take longer.

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What areas of the body are chemical peels used?

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Chemical peels are usually performed on the face, but may also be used on the neck and decolllete.

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What are some side effects after a chemical peel?

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Depending on the treatment you should not expect to “peel”. However, you may have light to moderate flaking in a few localized areas for 3 to 7 days. You may also experience some redness that may last 1 to 12 hours.