What is a Glycolic Peel?

Ever wish you could peel back the top-most layer of your sun-damaged, pigmented, line-filled skin to reveal a flawless, fresher, and brighter complexion?

Errrmmmm yes please!!


Chemical peels may be the answer you've been searching for. By applying exfoliating acids to rejuvenate and revive dullness (among other skin issues), chemical peels are touted by many as the secret to glowing skin! This treatment that has exploded in popularity in recent years but what exactly is it?!

A glycolic acid peel is an alpha-hydroxy acid (AHA) chemical exfoliation treatment. It is known to improve the health and appearance of skin by improving its tone, texture, and overall complexion

The benefits of having a glycolic peel include:

  • Reducing hyperpigmentation

  • Evening out skin tone

  • Smoothing fine lines and wrinkles

  • Adding glow and luster to skin

Glycolic acid is the gold standard in chemical peel formulations and is the go-to for many for it's proven ability to transform the health and appearance of a multitude of skin types. Glycolic acid has a small molecular structure, giving it the ability to travel deep into the layers of the skin. Once there, the acid dissolves excess sebum and dead skin cells, revealing smoother, brighter, and younger-looking skin.

While the term "peel" makes the treatment sound harsh, it's actually quite gentle. You'll feel some tingling, but there's no burning, redness, or discomfort.  Amazingly a peel is done in less than five minutes! It's what you might call - the perfect quick fix.

Book in now and see the difference a peel can make to you!

5 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All