Rejuvenating your skin without surgery may not have crossed your mind but it is possible through chemical peels. It is a quick treatment option that is highly effective in refreshing the appearance of the skin and aiding with some skin concerns like aging skin, sun damage, and more. If you are interested in giving your skin the ultimate refresher, here at Still Waters Day & Medical Spa in Pensacola, FL we can help.
What Problems Can You Treat With Chemical Peels?
There are a number of skin concerns that this treatment can help with. Chemical peels are a great way of helping your skin to look and feel healthier.
Boost Collagen Production
Collagen is a major asset to the skin. It keeps skin looking younger. This treatment is going to stimulate the skin to produce more collagen naturally and this is going to improve the look of skin over time. It is even going to keep skin looking better longer which is a great benefit especially for those who have noticed their skin lacking elasticity or looking more mature than before.
Help With Active Acne
Do you struggle with active acne? Are you looking for a way to prevent future breakouts? This treatment can help with that as well. It will remove the top layer of the skin and the active acne as well as open up the underlying pores so they are no longer clogged. This has helped many people with their active acne even very stubborn acne that won’t seem to go away.
Smooth Out Fine Lines & Wrinkles
A lot of people love this treatment option because of its ability to smooth away the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Mild to moderate wrinkles will be significantly less noticeable following this treatment and it can even help with deeper wrinkles!
Fade Acne Scarring & Sun Damage
Past minor scarring left behind from acne is a pretty common issue that many faces when it comes to their skin. This treatment can fade away the look of that scaring, smoothing out the skin. It can even help visibly reduce sun damage on the surface of the skin.
Promote Radiant Skin
Dull skin can be troublesome for many people as well. Dull skin tends to look aged and has a lack of brightness to it. This treatment will get rid of all those dead skin cells that cause the skin to appear dull and reveal vibrant, radiant skin beneath. Many people love how glowy their skin looks after having this treatment!
Enlarged pores can be a product of clogged pores. Not only can these cause breakouts and other issues but it can also cause pores to become large and make the skin look dull and uneven. This treatment is going to shrink those enlarged pores down quickly and effectively.
Have More Even Skin Tone & Texture
Uneven skin tone and texture is another fairly common concern but that doesn’t make it any less bothersome to those who have to contend with it. This treatment will even out any excessive redness, discoloration, or otherwise uneven skin tone and give you a beautiful complexion. It will also take care of any rough skin or bumps that can cause the skin to look uneven in texture.
Achieve Plumper, Younger-Looking Skin
If your skin is less plump than before and lacks firmness, this treatment will help. It is going to plump skin up, causing it to appear much younger than it did before your treatment. A lot of people who have this treatment have it to simply have younger-looking skin and it works!
Improve Use of Skin Products
Many people are thrilled to see that the skincare products that they use at home actually absorb better into the skin following their treatment. Those skincare products being able to penetrate deeper layers of the skin makes them work better!
If you suffer from dry skin, you know how much of a pain it can be to keep dry skin hydrated. This treatment is going to help skin retain more moisture after treatment so even dry skin can remain hydrated and beautiful.
How Do I Know if It’s Right for Me?
If you are someone who wants to refresh your skin, odds are that this treatment is one that you can get a number of benefits from. If you want visibly younger, plumper skin, this treatment can help! It is also effective on most skin tones and types so just about everyone can benefit in one way or another.
While you have your initial consultation, please let our staff know all about your goals, expectations, and concerns regarding treatment. They will evaluate your case and let you know what to expect when it concerns this treatment option and whether or not it is something that can help you with your specific skin concerns and goals.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. Is It Going to Hurt?
No, our staff will make sure that your skin is kept comfortable throughout the treatment process. Unlike surgeries or other types of invasive treatments, you do not have to worry about experiencing pain with this one.
2. Is This a Safe Treatment?
Absolutely. This treatment is a safe option that was formulated to help refresh the look of the skin will prompting fresh skin cells to emerge. It is totally safe for both you and your skin.
3. Is This Only for Women?
No. More and more men are seeing the amazing benefits they can have for their skin through the use of this treatment and others like it. Because it works on most skin tones and types, men can also benefit from this treatment option.
4. When Will I See My Results?
This may be different for each person as each person has unique skin and unique skin concerns. However, most people will see their results within 1 to 2 weeks following their treatment but they may still continue to notice even more improvements for 3 to 4 weeks. Either way, you are going to be able to see those results pretty quickly without painful surgeries.
5. How Often Can I Have Treatment?
Again, this may vary for each person. Many people can safely have this treatment every month or 2 but our staff will be able to let you know when you, individually, can have another treatment. They will be there throughout your journey to make sure that your skin is able to get the most benefits from this treatment option.
6. How Long Does Treatment Take?
Most treatments will take about 30 minutes but some may run a little bit longer. If you take a look at how quickly this treatment is from start to finish and compare it to other kinds of treatments, you will see just how fast this one really is. It is so fast in fact that many people can even have their treatment session during their lunch break!
7. How Long Will My Results Last?
Depending on the age of your skin and your skin concerns, this treatment can last for 4 months to 6 months and in some cases up to a year once you have achieved your desired results. However, some people may notice their results fading more quickly while others may have results that last longer.
8. How Many Treatment Sessions Will I Need?
This will be different also for each person depending on the age of your skin and skin concerns. Some people can see their desired results after 2 to 5 treatments while others may need more to get the results they are looking for. Once you let our staff know what your goals and expectations are, they likely can give you a better idea at how many treatment sessions you’re going to be looking at to get those results.
9. Can It Cause Lasting Damage to My Skin?
No. This treatment is designed to improve skin, not damage it. You do not have to be fearful of any lasting damage to your skin.
10. Can My Peel Be Customized?
Yes. Your peel will be customized to fit your specific goals. The strength of peels may vary from person to person as well depending on what their skin concerns and goals are. It will be totally tailored to fit you and your needs.
11. How Do I Prepare for Treatment?
There usually is not anything you need to do other than show up for your appointment time. If there would be anything special you should do prior to coming in for your session, our experts will let you know.
12. Is There Anything Special I Need To Do Following My Treatment Session?
Avoiding the sun in those crucial 24 to 48 hours after your treatment is a good idea to ensure that the UV rays do not bother the skin. Aside from that, avoiding excessive sweating is another good idea. If there would be anything else special you, individually, should avoid or do, again, our staff will be sure to let you know.
13. Can It Help With Deeper Wrinkles?
If you do have wrinkles that are deeper and deemed more “severe”, you can likely still benefit from this treatment option. The treatment works by removing the top layer of the skin and using healing elements to deeply penetrate the skin. Deeper wrinkles can still be faded through this process but more treatment sessions might be needed to get the results you are looking for.
14. Is There a Way I Can Do This at Home?
No, and even if there were a way to do this at home by yourself, it would not be a good idea. Our experts are trained on how to perform this treatment so that it’s effective and safe for you and your skin. Never try this treatment or others like it at home or you will run the risk of pain and damage to your skin! It is always a safer bet to let the professionals handle these treatments and any others that are like it.
Get Radiant, Refreshed Skin Today Without Going Under the Knife
If you have dull skin that looks more aged than it once did or you simply want to give your skin a refreshing boost, chemical peels are a wonderful option for you to consider. They are not invasive, don’t take a long time, and can give you amazing results. If you are ready to give this treatment option a try, come and see us today at Still Waters Day & Medical Spa in Pensacola, FL where can help you realize your skin goals.