Glycolic Peel

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

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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

Good Results - Tennessee

Went for a series of 6 peels that were not aggressive. Over time, my face was brighter, pore size smaller on my chin and nose, and clearer complexion. The peels were mild - left me with some redness for a few hours but the next day I was fine. Did it about 2 years ago and now going for another... READ MORE

We Trust Our Faces In Dr. S Hands! - New York, NY

Our most recent visit with him was about two weeks before last New Years’ Eve — wanting to look our best for the holiday celebrations and, collectively, very much achieving this goal. READ MORE

Use Broad Spectrum Sunblock & Avoid Sun when Having Facial Peels-Chino, CA

I had glycolic peels before & had worked well for me.I have light brown facial discoloration & is fading away. Anyone having facial rejuvenations (laser or chemical or mechanical peels) should know that using a broad spectrum sunblock (SPF 45 or higher, with Zinc Oxide Z-Cote) &... READ MORE

Glycolic Peel & Mini Facial

Love the mini facial and glycolic peel. This treatment is the only thing that has completely cleared my face. I have been getting it done every 8 wks for 2 yrs now. READ MORE

Sun Damage As a Side Effect to Micro-dermabrasion and Glycolic Peels?

I had a consulation with a nurse as I was concerned about forhead wrinkles and crows feet. I was recommended a 6 week course of micro-dermabrasion with glycolic facial peel. I spent a couple of hours sitting in the sun in the garden a few weeks after my last micro-derm and glycolic peel.... READ MORE

Tried the $99 Medspa Special...and Got Hooked! - Las Vegas, NV

I have lots of hyper-pigmentation and blemishes and always was curious how these peels work but just never had enough $. I saw an ad for a $99 (reg. $149) glycolic peel special at a local medspa w/ a micro and thought I'd try it out. I have very sensitive skin so it did sting a bit. Not... READ MORE

Broke out in Cysts from 30% At-home Chemical Peel - Boston, MA

About a month ago, i decided to give myself an at home glycolic peel 30%. i thought it would be a good idea to do, (and yes i researched) to remove the top dead layer of my skin (to "brighten" it up). omg!!! that was the worst mistake i ever did to myself! apparently, i got some... READ MORE

No Reaction to At-home 50% Glycolic Peel - Champaign, IL

Hello. Last night I performed my first chemical peel, an at-home 50% glycolic peel. I followed instructions and left it on my skin for approximately 1 minute. The next day my skin has shown no reaction at all. Haven't seen results yet but I think it will perform well when I determine... READ MORE

30% (3 Pass) Glycolic Peel - Boston, MA

I had a 30% glycolic peel (3 passes) done by an RN. 48 hours after the peel my faced became very swollen and the skin turned a yellowish (pus looking) and began to ooze. The swelling is gone and most of the yellowish pus looking area has gone but now I see a somewhat wavy, bumpy reddish... READ MORE

Peel for Minor Acne Caused Dark Spots

I did the glycolic peel because I had blemishes due to minor acne. It got rid of that but caused another issue that I can't get rid off which is some dark spots on my face.What treatment will get rid of dark spots due to a peel gone wrong? READ MORE

30% Home Glycolic Acid Peel Messed my Face Up

I recently had a 30% glycolic acid peel that i did at home the peel has left me with large pores and minor scars, and also a wavey affect on my cheeks id describe the overal compelction of my face now similar of that to a orange peel effect can someone please help me. im white skinned.where can... READ MORE

The Vitalize Peel is Awesome!

I love this peel! No down time. You begin peeling after 3 days and it is easily controlled with moisturizer. The effect is wonderful. Smooth clear skin, diminished lines, faded freckles, smaller pores. READ MORE

Had One Glycolic Peel Felt Rushed Didnt See Any Difference

Ive got really bad open pores and patchy skin wanted to have clearer and glowing skin and to reduce open pores and brown patches.The treatment felt rushed and have now realised ive been wripped off wish id of saved my money and gone somewhere more proffessional where it wasnt all about the money. READ MORE

Vitalize Peel is Great!

I get them once every month or two. Vitalize peel I believe is a combination of different acids.  Very quick, just a little stinging.  Around 3 days later face looks chapped and flakes a bit but not too bad.  Once you finish peeling your skin looks more radiant.  Also... READ MORE

Glycolic Peels

Glycolic peels really leave my very freckeled skin looking fresh and younger, I also have very olive hispanic skin and use a med to high professional concentrate (kimshort ) left a message about how much she loved her at home peels but did not reveal which she uses. pleasr share your brand with... READ MORE

AHA Peel is a Good Choice

I got an Aha peel done recently and i am very glad with the results. It is not as strong as a phenol peel, is sublime and mild, but it gives great results. It is perfect for slightly damaged skin. There is no need to get a phenol ( which is too strong), if your skin needs moderate treatment. Aha... READ MORE

Amazing Results I Have Seen in Such a Short Time

I had a facial at the Canyon Ranch spa in Vegas, first facial ever. I think i was 27, lol. This one came with the AHA and i dont recall any discomfort. However I do recal it taking away two very noticable dark areas on my forehead from sun burn damage growing up. Totally erased them! READ MORE

My Skin Has Never Felt Better

(I can't remember the exact cost) I have very normal skin for a 33 year old. I had this done just to see what it is like and I absolutely loved it. The derm used a 70% solution on my face and I had almost no redness and absolutely no peeling. My skin never felt so soft! I definitely... READ MORE

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