â— Before having a SkinCeuticals peel it is essential that the skin is prepared for at least 2 weeks using the correct SkinCeuticals home care routine. This will be advised on your initial consultation.
â— Avoid the use of AHA products for 24-48 hours prior to your peel.
â— Avoid laser, waxing or electrolysis for 48 hours prior to your peel.
â— Discontinue the use of any retinol, RETIN-A or any other medicated creams for a minimum of 6 weeks prior to your peel.
â— Avoid excessive sun exposure for at least 4 weeks prior to your peel.
â— Do not pick any flaky skin.
â— Do not use AHA, BHA or any other exfoliating product for at least 48 hours after your peel.
â— It is imperative that you use an SPF of at least 30 and avoid direct sunlight for at least a month following your peel.
â— Avoid strenuous exercise for at least 24 hours after your peel.
â— Only use facial products recommended by your therapist for at least 24 hours after your peel.
We may be unable to perform a SkinCeuticals peel if”¦..
â— If you have an active cold sore, wart, inflamed rash, open wound or skin reaction in the area to be treated.
â— If you have a known allergy to any of the components of the peel. In particular aspirin for the SM gel peel.
â— If you have taken Roaccutane (a medical treatment for severe acne) within the last 12 months.
â— If you have been treated with radio or chemotherapy in the past 12 months.
â— If you have a history of keloid scarring.
â— If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
If any of the above apply to you please let us know and we will be happy to advise of alternative treatment options.
Micropeel Glycolic 20 and 30
A 20% or 30% glycolic peel to stimulate collagen production and diminish the signs of photo-ageing, including lines and wrinkles, soften and smooth the surface texture of the skin and decrease the frequency of imperfections. Following the peel procedure the appropriate SkinCeuticals mask for your skin type is applied and the treatment is finished with the application of antioxidants and corrective serums.
Pigment Balancing Masque
The Pigment Balancing Masque is a customisable brightening treatment targeting Hyperpigmentation to dramatically improve the uneven appearance of photo-damaged, mottled skin over a series of 4-6 treatments. The masque combines high performance brightening and anti-inflammatory agents with a peeling acid solution to accelerate cell renewal and diminish and diffuse localised hyperpigmentation.