Chemical peels help to remove a dry, dull build-up of dead skin cells on the face, neck, décolleté, chest and hands. They help to smooth the texture, even the skin tone and produce a healthy, polished and youthful glow on the skin. For the best results, it is recommended that you have a series of 4-6 peels. Peels are the best way to kick-start your anti-ageing treatment plan if you feel you need a makeover – they are generally not too costly and used in conjunction with anti-ageing products, the results can be quite spectacular.
There will be an improvement to fine lines, dark spots, skin clarity and peels are also effective for mild to moderate acne . All prospective candidates would need to be assessed by Dr Webster before commencing any treatment. Chemical peels are often done in conjunction with lasers on the face or chest.
Dr Webster offers a variety of targeted peels:
Pigment Balancing Peel.
The Pigment Balancing Peel contains Vitamin C, 40% Glycolic acid and 10% Citric Acid. It is a customizable brightening treatment, targeting hyperpigmentation to dramatically improve the uneven appearance of photo-damaged, mottled skin after a series of 4-6 peels. The treatment combines high-performance brightening and anti-inflammatory agents with a peeling acid solution to accelerate cell renewal and diminish diffuse and localised hyperpigmentation. High Potency Antioxidant formulas to improve skin health.
SM Gel Peel
This peel contains 20% Salicylic acid and 10% Mandelic acid which revitalises sensitive skin and helps to improve the appearance of problematic, acne skin. High Potency Antioxidant formulas to improve skin health.
GL Gel Peel
This peel contains 20% Glycolic acid and 10% Lactic acid which revitalises sensitive skin and helps to improve the appearance of photo-damaged skin. High Potency Antioxidant formulas to improve skin health.
M.E.L.A. Active Formula
This highly effective blend of actives helps to gently exfoliate the skin and regulate pigment formation. It aids in lightening hyperpigmentation, it provides brightening properties, generally without surface irritation.
Contains Mandelic Acid, Salicylic Acid, Phytic Acid, Azeloglycine (good depigmenting effects and inhibits hyperactive melanocytes), Lactobionic Acid and PH-DVC (delivery vehicle complex.
A.C.N.E. Active Formula
This formula contains active ingredients with sebum regulating antioxidant and resurfacing properties. This innovating formulation helps to clear existing acne lesions. congested pores and excess sebum.
Contains Mandelic Acid, Pyruvic Acid, Salicylic Acid, Azeloglycine (helps diminish comedones – blackheads and pustules), PH-DVC (delivery vehicle complex).
NEOSTRATA GLYCOLIC ACID SKIN RENEWAL PEELS
20% / 35% / 50% /70% Glycolic Peels
Brightening Booster Pad (for Pigmentation)
Clarifying Booster Pad (for Congested, acne skin)
This skin rejuvenation system of free-glycolic acid peels is for physician office use only i.e. medical peel. When used in conjunction with Neostrata homecare products these peels can improve the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, skin clarity, lighten dark spots and mild to moderate acne.