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Chemical Peels

The natural aging process, combined with sun exposure and other aging factors, results in a superficial layer of overlying skin that consists of dead and damaged skin cells. This leaves the skin tone looking dull, tired and creates fine lines and wrinkles. Chemical peels are a great way to remove this damaged layer, revealing the younger, healthier, and more balanced skin tone that lies beneath.

Chemical peels are ideally done on a regular basis for the best results, and can be combined with other skin therapies like microneedling or a home care regimen to maintain the skin’s natural radiance and health. Chemical peels also improve skin texture and help treat pigmentation and sun damage, as well as help to clear acne and improve acne scarring.

We offer several types of chemical peels and our physicians and aestheticians will evaluate your skin type, as well as your needs, to determine what is best for you. This is a quick in-office procedure and depending on the type of peel used, there may be a period of redness and flaking skin for a few days after your peel. Our aestheticians can recommend skin care products and makeup that can be used immediately after your peel and over the longer term to help maintain your results.

The types of peels available include: