VI Peel Procedure is a specially formulated, medical grade chemical peel that can be used to treat a wide range of skin conditions. Its powerful yet gentle action makes it safe for use on facial skin and it is fast becoming the treatment of choice for conditions that range from fine lines, wrinkles and sun spots to acne, acne scarring, rosacea and hyperpigmentation. It can also be used to hydrate and protect skin during the hot summer months.
VI Peel Formulation
VI Peel is prepared using an advanced formulation that combines stem cell technology with humectants and peptides. The resultant product works amazingly to help the skin seal in the moisture. In doing so, it nourishes and soothes skin that is dehydrated and helps it stay hydrated and healthy with an improved texture.
Who Can Use VI Peel Procedure?
The VI Peel formulation is gentle enough to be used on most skin types. Ideal candidates have a fair to medium skin color. For those with darker skin tones it is advisable to first consult with our professional before proceeding with the treatment as it can somethings cause hyperpigmentation.
This chemical peel can be used to reverse signs of premature aging and repair mild to moderate skin damage on the face, arms, chest, neck, back and legs. With its gentle formulation, this is one of the only skin treatments that can safely be used on the under-eye area. It is also the most highly recommended chemical peel for acne.
The Treatment And Results
Most people do not experience any painful sensations during the VI Peel procedure, which takes from about 20 minutes to 45 minutes depending on the area of skin that needs to be treated. If your skin is highly sensitive you may experience a mild tingling sensation during the procedure. In that case, the practitioner may use a cooling device to reduce the discomfort that you feel. Pain medication is rarely necessary and neither is any type of topical anesthetic necessary.
You will see the effects of the treatment after about two to three days. It starts off with the skin peeling. It can take up to six days for the old skin to peel away. While that is happening, your skin may have a slightly unusual coloration. After all the old skin has peeled away, you will begin to see small improvements in your skin tone and texture.
The full effect of the treatment will become noticeable after about four to six weeks. To achieve the desired results you may require more than one sitting. Ideally, these should be done at least three to four weeks apart.