What is an Epiderma 5 Chemical Skin Peel?
An Epiderma 5 Chemical peel is a treatment which removes the outer layers of the skin by applying a chemical solution to the surface of the skin.
The chemicals result in an even deep exfoliation of the skin which leaves fresh smooth resurfaced skin. It results in no visible peeling yet still provides fantastic results without the risks or side effects of medium and deep peels.
What are the benefits of an Epiderma 5 Chemical Peel?
A Chemical peel not only freshens the surface of the skin, leaving revitalised glowing radiant skin it also greatly reduces the appearance of acne scars and reduces the risk of further breakouts.
It also can lighten hyperpigmentation from sun damage and acne whilst also evening out the skin tone, reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles as well as increasing the production of collagen and elastin.
Who is a good candidate for an Epiderma 5 Chemical Peel?
Any client who wishes to improve the appearance of the skin's surface, fine lines and wrinkles, acne scars and damaged pigmentation. This Chemical Peel is safe to use on Black and Asian skins without any risks of hyperpigmentation or downtime and can be used as a first-time peel.
What are the risks associated with an Epiderma 5 Chemical Peel?
Superficial chemical peels are very safe. After all treatments, high SPF protection is essential to protect the new skin surface.
What are the side effects following an Epiderma 5 Chemical peel treatment?
Chemical peel treatments carry very few side effects, the area treated may be slightly red and feel tight immediately after treatment but this will soon settle and fade.
How soon will I see the results after treatment?
The results will be seen immediately after treatment and will continue to improve over the following days
How long will the treatment last?
The treatment removes up to 3 weeks of dead skin cells so the results will last for approximately 4 weeks, although with a good skin care regime the results can last up to 6 months.
How Long is the downtime after treatment?
There is no downtime after a Epiderma 5 chemical peel.
Aftercare for Chemical peel:
- No sunbeds for at least 4 weeks after
- No holidays for at least 4 weeks after
- No sauna, steam room, or swimming for 48hrs after
- Only mineral make up can be worn straight afterwards
- Normal makeup can be worn 24hrs after this peel
- SPF is to be worn every day while having treatments courses