Glycolic Peel

Write a review

WORTH IT RATING* 17 ratings over 24 months
*Does not include "Not sure"

A glycolic peel, or alpha hydroxy acid peel, removes the top layer of skin, prompting the production of new collagen and elastin. LEARN MORE ›

Reviews from the Community

Narrow 83 reviews by:

Sort by:
  • Best match
  • Recent
  • Nearby
  • Comments

Glycolic Peel for Melasma - Boston, MA

Not worth it. I was getting these monthly for nearly a year. While it did improve the overall appearance of my skin, removed some freckles around my nose and cheeks from sun exposure, it did nothing for my melasma. On my last visit, I noticed an area that burned more significantly. I got a... READ MORE

Great Results-Hermosa Beach

I've always been a little hesitant about doing anything drastic to my face, however, in the past couple of years discoloration from sun damage has increasingly bothered me. I was recommended to Dr. Pearson by a friend who was receiving Dysport treatments. Dr. Pearson alleviated all of my... READ MORE

Skin Rejuventation With Glycolic and V-Beam - New York, NY

I had a series of glycolic skin peels combined with a V-Beam Laser treatment after. This totally rejuvenated my skin making it appear smooth and minimized the pores to give me a younger appearance with a more even skin tone. The result was so wonderful and the skin improved with each treatment.... READ MORE

I had suffered a severe face burn previous to previous year. - Awesome -India, IN

I had suffered a severe face burn previous to previous year. i waited for the burn marks to go naturally and they did to some extend. But due to all that rough use of cosmetic, my skin was looking speckled and damaged. Skin tone was quite regrettable. Than i decided to for chemical peel from a... READ MORE

Need Help - Basingstoke, UK

I have used 50% glycolic acid twice now on my face and have not noticed any peeling? why is this? it makes my look shiny and nice but no peeling and no reduction in wrinkles? I don't know if im doing something wrong? I need help because I was really hoping that this would work to help out... READ MORE

Excellent Experience! - Los Angeles, CA


Disastrous peel - Fort Lauderdale, FL

At the first visit, without preamble other than " lets do a peel", he applied a product that burned terribly and left me peeling and in pain for 5 days, I looked awful and the results afterwards were not worth the pain and trouble, I still had scars and dark marks. I wish I had been... READ MORE

Though my Experience Was Unusual, I Highly Recommend It! - Garden City, NY

After seeing great results on both my sister and cousin, I decided to get a consultation for a glycolic peel from my dermotologist. Since the esthetician at my office performs the procedure, I would have had to schedule a seperate appointment with her. Surprisingly, my doctor actually squeezed... READ MORE

It is Worth the Money - New Jersey

Had no reaction ,just little irritation which went away after few hours .use sun protection after using the peel .it is worth the money don't keep it in your skin more then 4 minutes .I did for 5 but I am ok READ MORE

Start with a Low % Peel is Key - Liverpool, England

I started with a low % chemical peel from Loreal to use at home. it concentration is 10% and its mild and gentle, you use it 5 times a week for 7 week, 4 minutes each time, I noticed my skin soft next day. Not reddnes not pain. Buth I though it was too low concentration to see visible changes... READ MORE

Seemed Like Mistake at First, but 10 Days Post = yay - Los Angeles, CA

I have pretty nice skin for a 45-y.o. - no real issues, just some fine lines and a lack of fullness. I had been doing at-home fruit acid peels with great results and considering a heavier-duty commercial one to plump up a bit, reclaim my rosy glow, and get rid of some minor sun damage, when my... READ MORE

35% At Home Peel Bought from Amazon

I'm 30 years old with fair skin/light freckles and some issues with large pores and fine lines coming in around my mouth area and uneven skin tone. I decided to give this a shot myself because I don't want to spend the $ at a derm and I'm not an idiot...I definitely did my... READ MORE

Glycolic Acid - United Kingdom

I am Indian women,i applied GA on my face (30%)and my skin just started glowing. i did the same on my underrms, I have dark UA since i became mum.I have tried many things and i can say they faded lot but not to my natural skin colour though.First application was left over night and i felt... READ MORE

Glycolic Peel Facial - Durham, NC

This was my first facial and my very trusted esthetician recommended the glycolic. I'm 33, pure Irish with very pale, fine skin. Fortunatley, I don't have a lot of lines, but I do always have red bumpy cheeks and flaking between my eyes no matter how much I moisturize. She said this... READ MORE

911 Emergency After Doing a Glycolic Chemical Peel 50% at Home - Los Angeles, CA

I have done chemical peels in the past. The reason I'm thinking of doing Laser Resurfacing which I'm praying to have it done in Los Angeles. Im 52 I should of known how to do this Glycolic Acid peeling at home. But I did not follow the instruction I started to panic and know I... READ MORE

Yes to Doctor, No to Spa - Seattle, WA

My mother had a great experience with a Glycolic Peel by her dermatologist, so I thought I’d have the procedure done too. Unfortunately, I went to a high end spa in Seattle and not a doctor, so that may have been my mistake. During the peel, the skin under and around my eyes was... READ MORE

I Like my At-home Glycolic Acid Peel - Utah

I'm 29 and feel like my skin is looking ashy and blah. I also have a little bit of acne on my chin sometimes. I had a glycolic acid peel done at a spa here in salt lake for about 35$ and really liked the results- My skin looked really clean and fresh and bright. I missed that skin the... READ MORE

Glycolic 30% Irritating - Houston, TX

I did a glycolic peel 30%, my skin felt smooth but it left my skin red and irritated for about 5 days, I saw a difference in the softness but not in the texture or color. I was more impressed with the results I got from the Gorgeous Peel. READ MORE

Had my First Peel Yesterday - Ohio

I had my dermatologist perform my peel. The actual peel (70% acid) came in powder form and was mixed into a bowl of water. She applied it to my face with just a piece of gauze and then let it sit for 4 minutes. It burned worse than I expected. I have a high pain tolerance and this made my eyes... READ MORE

Definately Worth the Price but if Followed Ur Doc.after Treatment - Mumbai, India

I had four sittings worth 6000rs. and my acne is like almost vanished in a month....but the post treatment care is to be taken by us i used to not leave my house at all neither morning nor evening due to sun atleast 4 days after treatment...n the result was really astonsihing....absolutely safe!!! READ MORE

No matching results