The Mandelic peel, ‘Skin Brightening’ procedure will smooth and soften the skin, diminish fine lines, decrease blemish outbreaks, even out coloration and will lighten hyper pigmented areas.
For thousands of years, we have been using a range of substances from sour milk used by Cleopatra and fermented grape to improve complexions. Today there are lots different acids used in different strengths and combinations to improve skin problems. Peels are used to improve the appearance of sun-damaged skin, blemishes, acne scarring, wrinkles, rosacea, and pigmentation problems. There are three types of peel strengths which are used during the course of your treatments.
Before you start the treatment you will have to carry out a full consultation with the Aesthetic Practitioner in which a full diagnosis of your skin concerns will be made.
The practitioner will then go through a full medical history to assess your suitability, benefits and potential side effects are discussed.
After your consultation you will then be advised on what home care products would be recommended together with clinical treatments.
The Skin Brightening treatments are delivered in a course of 6 sessions carried out once every two weeks. Initially you will start of with a light strength of peel which is then increased during the course of your treatments to achieve the desired results.
Within the treatment the face is cleansed and peel applied and left up to about ten minutes. A Very mild stinging sensation may occur while the peel is on, after which the peel is then washed off and neutralized then a moisturizer is applied. A sun block should also be used to prevent any further pigmentation from re-occurring.
After your treatment you would be advised to follow a home care routine which will include a herbal mask which would be applied twice a week.
After your third treatment you will notice your skin to be a light lighter and brighter. If you have dark patches or uneven skin you will find your skin will look allot more even toned and fresh.
In addition to the lightening effect you will also find you’re if you have acne, open pores, wrinkles or photo damage this will greatly improve also.
Please note results do vary from individuals; however your practitioner will be able to discuss your expected results in greater details.
With variations of different peels we can treat the following conditions:-