Chemical Peels

Restore your youthful and vibrant appearance

Sente Bella MedSpa offers a variety of affordable chemical peels for skin rejuvenation. Both women and men have had a desire to look their best! From mudpacks to cosmetic surgery, people willingly spend a great deal of effort to improve their appearance.  Luckily you can have great looking, youthful, and rejuvenated skin with our menu of Chemical Peels.

The sun and its ultraviolet (UV) rays can damage more than just skin. Cumulative sun exposure damages the skin and accelerates the aging process. Ultraviolet light from the sun penetrates not only the outer layer of skin, but also the layers below.

Our medical-grade peels contain a higher percentage of active ingredients than traditional spa facials. By using a higher percentage of active ingredients, you will notice better results!  Below you will find some of our Chemical Peels, schedule your consultation for one our skincare experts to look at your skin and customize the appropriate peel for your skin type and desired results!

Pure Mandelic Acid

Mandelic Acid is an alpha hydroxyl acid derived from bitter almonds, and has a number of tremendous benefits for the skin.  This peel will rapidly exfoliate dead skin cells and surface debris from the skin, its an excellent choice for all types of acne, including cystic acne, cleanses and refines pores, refines the tone and texture of the skin, brightens, reduces fine lines and wrinkles, and is an excellent exfoliator for clients suffering from Rosacea.  Upon application, within the first minute or so, you will feel very little topical sensation; it will be a warm tingling sensation.  After your peel your skin will be rejuvenated and brighter!

10% Lactic Acid 2% Sacylic Acid

This treatment helps lighten pigment, removes oils and dead skin around glands and follicles.  Lightly exfoliates dead skin and surface skin accumulation, and destroys surface bacteria.  This is achieved by using deep strength non-irritating Lactic 10% to promote skin rejuvenation, revealing smoother and healthier looking skin. Salicylic acid is a very effective ingredient for treating oily/acne skin types that are prone to open pores and blackheads.

Refined Retinol Treatment

This treatment helps diminish the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, and age spots from both environmental and intrinsic aging. Additionally, retinol helps minimize the appearance of pore size, while reducing blemishes associated with problematic skin. Ideal for most skin types.

Long Island Iced Tea Peel

This treatment is a uniquely active formula (once applied on the skin surface) that contains significant concentrations of Vitamin A (retinol) combined with Lactic Acid. This combination allows for deeper exfoliation of surface dead skin cells as well as a powerful decongestive mechanism for the accumulation of lipids and oils that can sit on your skin.  Vitamin A at this condensed level is known for its ability to stimulate and increase the production of healthy skin,which will visibly reduce the signs of aging. The visual change of the skin can be significant!

Vitality Peel

This treatment is the perfect blend of highly effective and concentrated Vitamins and fruit driven super anti-oxidants, nutrients and skin balancing agents.  The Vitality Peel features highly concentrated and potent vacuum distilled extracts including Bilberry.  With built-in anti-inflammatory ingredients the skin is left without inflammation allowing for a valued added facial treatment. This treatment addresses the signs of aging and common skin damage problems

Glycolic 30%

This treatment contains a glycolic peel 30% concentration, which will improve skin tone, decrease the size of pores and give a healthier glow to your skin. Since glycolic peels are mild, they are best used to treat surface imperfections.

Salicylic Acid 20%

This treatment improves acne and rosacea conditions. Corrects congested skin to reduce the appearance of enlarged pores, decreases fine lines, and brightens the complexion.  You will see an improvement in skin appearance of aging skin and uneven texture and tone. It also benefits acne-prone skin.

Lactic Acid 30%

This treatment is one of the gentlest chemical peels.  Unlike a glycolic acid peel or a salicylic acid peel, a lactic acid peel is extra gentle and good for even the most sensitive skin types.Lactic acid peels help to remove germs, dead cells and toxins from the skin. Lactic acid peels are best for people who have very sensitive skin that might not be able to tolerate the slightly more intense glycolic acid peels. Although lactic acid peels are gentler, they usually provide many of the same benefits as the other peels, but in a less intense version.

Pumpkin Peel

A 30% formulation of Glycolic and Lactic Acid provide deep exfoliation for facial area, allowing acids to effortlessly penetrate clogged pores and assist in cell proliferation.

Modified Jessner’s Peel

This treatment is a progressive and highly effective peel formula, which allows for several degrees of controlled aggression.  By itself exfoliates, destroys bacteria and stimulates healthy cell production with the blends of Lactic, Sacylic Acids, and Citric.  Our modified Jessner’s Peel will significantly help repair and reduce breakouts, control oil, soften lines and provide a more even, smoother skin tone.

FAQ’s

What is a Chemical Peel?

Chemical Peels are topically applied acids that aid in the restoration and rejuvenation of the skin’s surface.  They create a uniform and controlled shedding of several layers of the skin.  Depending on the nature and depth of the peel, a significant number of layers can be exfoliated allowing new growth to be exposed, creating a fresh vibrant appearance.

Who are the candidates?

Anyone wanting to revitalize, regenerate, and repair their skin.  Your skin type and the results you are aspiring to achieve will determine if you are a candidate, as well as which class of peel is the most appropriate.  Always keep in consideration lifestyle, work and seasons (Spring, Summer, Fall, or Winter).

What are the benefits?

Chemical Peels can enhance your appearance by reducing blotchy and uneven skin pigmentation, fine lines, and wrinkles.  Freckling, age spots, sun-damaged skin, and acne scars in a relatively brief measure of time.  Chemical Peel accelerates the production of new cells.  You will enjoy fresh smooth skin-immediately after your first treatment.

What are the side effects?

Some side effects include uneven pigmentation, redness and very infrequent scarring if the skin is not cared for appropriately.  Sun protection is crucial to minimize the risk of side effects.  A treatment program of individually suited products and sun protection will benefit your skin’s ability to maintain the results of the peel.

What are the different types of Chemical Peels?

Superficial Peels

This is designed to help smooth coarse, dry skin, improve the texture of sun-damaged skin, and even out the skin tone.  The recovery is generally rapid and usually involves some minor flaking.  Typically there is no down time and with the appropriate skin protection, you can resume regular activities immediately.

Medium Peels

Medium peels contain a stronger potency of acids.  Medium peels target the epidermis and upper epidermis ad case the skin to slough within 5 to 7 days.  Within a day the skin turns brown in color, and after 3 to 4 days the skin initiates the peeling process.

Deep Peels

Deep peels produce the most dramatic results.  These peels are recommended for treating wrinkles, scars, blemishes, and in some cases, precancerous skin lesions.  A deep peel targets the epidermis.  After a deep peel, the skin is red and results in can result in some swelling and blistering.  A crust may form and the skin will turn brown just prior to peeling.  Many layers of skin will peel over a period of 1 to 2 weeks.

Are There Any Chemical Peel Contradictions?

  • Rosacea
  • Accutane (Must be off for 6 months)
  • Pregnancy or Lactating
  • Active cyst/ Acne
  • Cold sores
  • Drugs that cause photosensitivity
  • Clients that are not using blocks of SPF daily
  • Retin A (need to be off of Retin A for 1 week prior to your first chemical peel
  • Recent plastic surgery or recent medical procedures
  • Open lesions
  • Sunburn
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