What acids are in the VI Peel?
The main active ingredients in the VI Peels are Trichloroacetic acid (TCA), Retinoic acid (Vitamin A), Salicylic acid, Phenol and L-Ascorbic acid (Vitamin C). Each VI Peel® is formulated with a proprietary blend of acids with different strengths and other ingredients.
What does a VI peel do?
Christie: The VI Peel is a formula consisting of a blend of powerful ingredients that helps improve skin tone, texture and clarity. It softens fine lines and wrinkles, and restores a more even skin tone by reducing age spots and sun damage.
Does VI Peel really work?
The Vi Peel Facial Peel is very effective in reducing hyper pigmentation issues, such as melasma, which is the most difficult pigmentation problem to fix. Additionally, the Vi Peel yields amazing results for those with acne.
What is the strongest VI Peel?
VI Peel Advanced is our strongest peel with a booster system formulated to combat the effects of aging. It is made with a powerful blend of ingredients to provide a deeper penetration to soften fine lines and wrinkles, enhance cellular turnover, and stimulate collagen production.
What is the difference between a chemical peel and a VI peel?
VI Peels are medical-grade chemical peels. The are typically used to treat acne, acne scarring, fine lines, age spots/skin discoloration, sun damage spots, wrinkles, melasma, enlarged pores and more. The VI peel goes deeper than many other peels, penetrating the dermis of the skin.
Can you see results after 1 peel?
It usually takes several treatment sessions to see the desired outcomes. Most people notice some improvement after their first chemical peel, but with multiple treatments over the span of several months, patients will be astonished by how much better their skin looks.
How many layers of skin does the Vi Peel remove?
It uses a blend of ingredients to break down your top layer of skin and reveal healthy skin underneath. Your exact procedure may differ slightly, but here’s what you can generally expect: The practitioner will cleanse your skin to remove dirt and oil. They will then apply the VI Peel solution in two layers.
How long do VI Peel results last?
If you are wondering how long a single treatment will last, then it can easily last 3 or 4 months, after which you will need to get another treatment. Do keep in mind though, a single treatment may only last this long as you follow the aftercare instructions provided.
What is better Microneedling or chemical peel?
Both chemical peels and microneedling will improve the appearance of your skin. Chemical peels generally work best on superficial imperfections, while microneedling penetrates deeper to improve more troublesome issues.
Do chemical peels stimulate collagen production?
Vitalize Chemical peel stimulate collagen production, thus not only rejuvenating our skin in the short-term but ensuring that our skin looks young and soft in the long-run. One of the greatest benefits of a Vitalize Chemical peel is its ability to help acneic or blemished skin.
Which chemical peel is best for hyperpigmentation?
If peels are used on dark skin, salicylic acid is the best choice because it is anti-inflammatory and can lessen the risk of postinflammatory hyperpigmentation.
Are there different levels of VI peels?
VI Peel has developed 5 custom peels to choose from – the VI Peel for anti-aging and skin rejuvenation, the VI Precision Peel for anti-aging, sun damage and body treatments, the VI Precision Plus Peel for pigmentation, acne scarring, age spots and lightening, the VI Peel Purify Peel for acne, acne scarring and oily …
Does VI Peel help with pores?
The VI Peel can help improve the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, reduce enlarged pores, and tighten the skin. In addition, it has been an effective treatment to even out skin tones, particularly for those with hyperpigmentation, melasma, and rosacea.
What should I expect after a VI peel?
Initially, after patients wash the VI Peel from their face, the skin will appear red and mildly swollen. This is normal and will resolve over the first 24 hours. There is no required downtime after a VI Peel; patients are able to return to work, school, and most normal activities immediately.