On the quest for a perfect complexion, a chemical peel followed by a treatment mask is a dynamic duo. Peel and mask of choice depends on a few things, mainly your desired results and skin type.
Types of Peels:
Alpha-hydroxy acids target fine lines, irregular pigmentation, and age spots, while exfoliating and promoting collagen production
Glycolic: reduces visible signs of aging
Lactic: exfoliates, reduces appearance of hyperpigmentation + draws moisture to skin surface
Tartaric: helps reduce appearance of fine lines + wrinkles
Malic: promotes collagen production + reduces signs of aging
Citric acids: exfoliates + expedites new cell turnover
Salicylic Acid: good for Acne prone skin, exfoliation and improves skin’s texture and color.
Types of masks:
Hydrating: Oats(soothe), grape extracts + blueberries (reduce redness) + anti-oxidants (protection)
Brightening: Papaya enzymes (exfoliate + brighten), garden cress liposomes(reduce
Healing: Chamomile(calming), japonica flower(reduces redness + inflammation)
Pore clarifying/detox: Clay (draws out impurities + absorbs oil), rosemary (anti-bacterial), Burdock root(anti-bacterial)
Whichever choice you make you are definitely on your way to
the perfect complexion!