As one of the foremost names in the world of skincare, PCA Skin has dedicated over 25 years to mastering their craft and devising skincare treatments and peels to help men and women treat a wide variety of skincare issues. The fact is that while PCA Skin peels are known to treat patients and alleviate a wide variety of skincare concerns, its important to understand that their products are also known to provide patients with the cosmetic skincare enhancement they’ve always wanted – with little to no discomfort, and side effects. Today we will explore a few of the more popular peels offered by the team at PCA Skin.
The Different PCA Skin Peels
At PCA Skin, they have created a number of different peels that are designed to treat a number of different skincare issues and concerns. Some of the more popular peels include:
Clarify: Salicylic Acid Peel
The PCA Skin Clarify Salicylic Acid Peel was created in an effort to help patients who might be suffering from unwanted acne issues, bacterial infections, and breakout-prone skin – helping patients to achieve the clean, clear skin complexion they’ve always wanted. 20% Salicylic Acid (BHA) is used to decrease inflammation, detoxify, and exfoliate the skin, while decongesting the pores. Calming antioxidants vitamin E, cascarilla bark, wild and sweet cherry extracts, assist in soothing and increasing moisture in the skin. This clarifying peel is appropriate for all skin types, but perfect for those suffering from thick, oily, acne and break-out prone skin.
Retexturize: Therapeutic Pumpkin Peel
This pumpkin enzyme peel can be used to tackle any skin type and condition, providing deep hydration, antioxidant, and anti-inflammatory properties, and effective at removing dead skin cell buildup. An active blend of pumpkin enzymes, salicylic acid (BHA), vitamins and nutrients work together to deeply nourish and hydrate, while draw out impurities. This nutritive rich treatment mask is perfect for those suffering from dull, rough, thick resilient, pigmented skin, looking for an even skin tone and clear complexion.
Revitalize: Therapeutic Papaya Enzyme Peel
This is one of the gentler enzyme peels, combining an active blend of papaya puree, antioxidants and fruit extracts from lemon, orange and apple to release impacted skin cells, reduce inflammation, and exfoliate the skin. for those patients with more dull complexions, they are able to achieve smoother, healthier more glowing complexion. Green tea, vitamin E and honey, help to moisturizing and keep skin soft and hydrated. This results-oriented therapeutic mask is appropriate for all skin types and conditions, including fine lines and wrinkles, dull and sallow complexions.
Blended TCA Peels
Traditional TCA Peels are often thought of as aggressive and likely to produce substantial discomfort. PCA SKIN’s TCA peel formulations are quite unique from the standard by blending numerous ingredients including lactic acid, kojic acid, azelaic acid, arbutin and plumping phytohormones to produce dramatic results without discomfort and downtime associated with traditional TCA peels.
Sensi Peel is a unique peeling option that was formulated for all patients, including those with highly sensitive skin. This gentle 6% TCA solution will help to improve surface texture while 12% Lactic Acid brightening the skin and evening skin tone. Customized to suit each individual’s needs, this multi-faceted and skin brightening treatment is an excellent option for sensitive skin and higher Fitzpatrick skin types.
PCA Peel with Hydroquinone
An innovative light to medium depth Jessner’s Peel, modified and enhanced and proven to soften the appearance of lines while encouraging a clear complexion. Key ingredients 14% Lactic, 14% Salicylic and Citric Acid effectively exfoliate and brighten the skin, while 3% Kojic Acid and 2% Hydroquinone lightens hyperpigmentation promoting an even skin tone. A perfect treatment for acne and hormone induced breakouts and post inflammatory hyperpigmentation
PCA Peel with Hydroquinone & Resorcinol
PCA Peel with Hydroquinone & Resorcinol is the most potent of our enhanced Jessner’s formulas. This peel will help to improve skin tone, enlarged pores and pigmentation, for oily, thicker and more resilient skin types. PCA uses the same key ingredients as in there other Jessner Peels with the addition of Resorcinol to enhance clients’ results who require a deeper exfoliation treatment. Perfect for Fitzpatrick types I-III.
Retinol, is a gentler vitamin A derivative, widely known as one of the most effective ingredients in skin care today. Retinol has been used in many forms, both at home and in the treatment room. Retinol enhances the absorption of vitamins, antioxidants, and rich active ingredients into the skin for maximum benefits, and is highly effective for improving pigmentation, clearing blemish prone skin, and increasing cell turnover cycle as we age. The Pure Retinol Peel is PCA SKIN®’s newest innovation. For skin in need of rejuvenation, this retinoid peel smooths, brightens, and evens skin tone through increased cell turnover and peeling without irritation. Powerful antioxidants are used to calm and rejuvenate the skin while fight off free radical damage, providing better product absorption and moisture for firmer, brighter, smoother skin. This powerful retinoid peel is available in both 4 and 6% formulations and perfect for normal to more resilient skin types in need of rejuvenation.
For more information on all there is to know about PCA Skin Peels, or to find out which peels we currently offer, be sure to contact LG Aesthetica today.