What is a skin peel?
A skin peel, also known as a chemical peel, is a science base treatment that when properly adminstered, offers one of the most powerful non-surgical skin improvements available. It involves the application of highly specialized acid and enzyme solutions to remove the damaged layers of cells from the skin's outer surface--revealing more glowing youthful skin.
Rhonda Allison skin peel removes cellular buildup and stimulates skin regeneration, revealing visible improvements. This includes reduced wrinkles and fine lines, pore size, oil production, and the apperance of blemishes, as well as improved skin tone and hydration for a more vibrant appereance. Skin peels may be especially beneficial in the treatment of hyperpigmentation, rosacea, acne, sun damage, and photo aging.
What to expect?
Due to the high level of skin exfoliation associated with skin peels, clients may experience some discomfort following treatment. While a majority of clients describe any discomfort as very manageable, experience may vary depending on the type of skin peel administered and an individual's pain tolerance. Most clients agree that any discomfort is offset by the dramatic improvements attained in skin appearance.
You will receive specific instructions to follow after your procedure, the course is as important to successful results as the peel itself. Post care treatment will include occlusive healing balms, epidermal growth factor for cell renewal and wound repair, calming topicals to reduce itching and inflammation, also sunscreen.
After skin has healed, daily skin care is essential to maintaining results. A recommended daily clenaser and sunblock in addition to a supportive cell rejuvenator are essentials. Addicitional speciality products such as pumice and buffing washes, antioxidants, eye serums, nightime moistureizers, AHAs, ascorbic acids, retinols, enzymes, masks and topical correctives may be prescribed based on your indivdual needs.
Types of Peels:
A progressive skin peel is the mildest course of treatment, removing only the outer layer of the stratum corneum with no visible peeling. Repeated treatments on a regular schedule, up to once a week, will cause mild exfoliation of the skin with cumulative effects. This is best described as a mild, yet refining peel. $85
A mid-depth skin peel targets the intra-epidermal layer, skin exfoliation occurs within two to three days of treatment. Light flaking may occur, similar to a sunburn peel. May be administered every four to six weeks as needed. A mid-depth peel can offer rejuvenative effects with minimal to no down time. $150 (includes post care)
A Deep skin peel reaches the deepest intra-epidermal layers where skin peels in large segments. Skin becomes brown and crusted prior to considerable peeling, occuring three to four days after application. The typical recovery period lasts seven to ten days, with treatment allowed up to twice per year. A Deep peel restores and renews skin with the most dramatic results. $250 (includes post care and post follow up treatment)
90 Days Series:
A 90 day series that is the most aggressive way to get you to your skin care goals the fastest. Through this 90 day series, you will have three correvictive facials, three mid-depth peels, and three post peel treatments. This very intestive program will have you looking your best in 90 days! $695 (includes post peel products and daily home care kit)
***Please note that before a mid-depth or deep peel will be performed, you must have a consultation and patch test 24-48 hours prior***