$185.00 – $460.00
A great first-time peel for all age groups and skin types seeking tighter-looking skin, smoother texture, and renewed radiance.
This peel works to suppress the production of melanin at the source while promoting rapid cell turnover for more even and bright skin tone.
VI-Purifying Plus clears dead skin cells, removes excess oil, and purifies pores to prevent breakouts. This treatment helps minimize stubborn post-acne scars and uneven tone for a brighter, smoother surface.
VI-Peel for Body
Designed to reduce pigmentation, clear body acne, fade surgical scars, and smooth away stretch marks. Small area: décolleté, hands, lower arms, or shoulders. Large area: full back, upper legs, or lower legs.
Chemical peels are a wonderful way to improve skin tone and texture, and supercharge skin health. Here at Skin Cancer Specialists, P. C. & Aesthetic Center we are pleased to offer our clients the high performing VI Peel.
What is a chemical peel?
A chemical peel is cosmetic procedure that exfoliates the topmost skin layer in order to soften skin texture, reduce fine lines and wrinkles, and treat other skin irregularities. Chemical peels are usually done on the face and neck and sometimes on the hands.
VI Peel can be used on all skin types, including dark skin. The choice of peel will depend on your aesthetic goals and desired outcomes. Treatment takes approximately 45 minutes.
What does it treat?
VI Peel is comprised of a blend of ingredients that include salicylic acid, lactic acid, and resorcinol. They are designed to treat skin concerns such as acne, uneven skin tone, melasma, wrinkles, and mild to moderate sun damage.
How does it work?
The chemical solution is placed on the skin, which causes it to peel and eventually the upper layer sloughs off.
What to expect
Patients normally experience some redness and scaling as the new skin peels away. This can last anywhere from 7-10 days. Once the old skin has completely sloughed away, the new skin that emerges will be smoother and have fewer irregularities. However, the skin is also more sensitive and tender, therefore direct sunlight should be avoided as much as possible, and sunscreen must be worn when outdoors.
Instructions prior to your peel
For one week prior to your peel avoid the following:
For three days prior to your peel avoid the following:
What to expect after your peel
It is common and expected that your skin will be red, dry, possibly itchy and/or irritated.
Please notify our office if you have any adverse reactions such as a rash, swelling, burning or blistering.
You may experience varying degrees of flaking and/or peeling depending on your skin type and skin condition at the time of your peel. Regardless of the degree of flaking and peeling, your skin is still sloughing off at an accelerated rate, which will result in an improvement of skin tone and texture, and diminishment of fine lines and pigmentation.
Post procedure products such as our post procedure kit or B5 hydrating gel may be used.
Apply a physical sunscreen containing titanium and/or zinc oxide with SPF 30 or more.
7 days after your peel you may resume:
Contact the Aesthetic Center of SCS for more information. We will evaluate your skin and determine which peel is most suitable for you, based on your specific concerns.
Contact us or fill out the form below to request a consultation.
A VI Peel is a medium depth chemical peel, consisting of a unique blend of five acids. In a little over a week, patients will see a reduction in fine lines, a decrease in acne scarring, reduced hyperpigmentation, and a refreshed appearance.
The VI Peel gently removes the top layers of unhealthy, dead skin. This allows newer, healthier skin to show, leaving a brighter, firmer, younger looking appearance. The VI Peel will also encourage the body’s natural collagen production, further smoothing and plumping the skin.
We typically recommend 2-6 treatments, but VI Peels are also great in combination with other treatments for even better results!
The VI Peel is quickly applied in-office and then patients are free to return home. Patients are given detailed aftercare instructions, as the peel will need to stay on for at least four hours, before being washed off. Specific products will be sent home with patients that will need to be immediately applied, assisting the peeling process. SPF 30+ sunscreen should be worn daily to protect the skin as it heals.
The VI Peel will take between 30 and 45 minutes to apply in-office. Patients will then need to wait at least four hours before washing the peel off at home.
The ideal candidate for a VI Peel is a patient looking to refresh their appearance and reverse early signs of aging without the long recovery period associated with traditional deep chemical peels. The VI Peel is safe for all skin tones and ethnicities.
A VI Peel is safe for the face, neck, hands, and body.
No anesthesia is needed during a VI Peel.