Can I leave the VI Peel on longer than 4 hours?

Immediately after the procedure, the peel solution leaves a dark orange color on the skin. This can be washed off 2 hours after the peel is applied, or it can be left on up to 4 hours after application. Leaving it for a longer time allows the ingredients to work deeper on the skin.

How long after a peel do you see results?

Some Clients See Results In A Few Days Then the peeling process begins after a few days and can take up to a couple of weeks to complete. One of the main reasons why clients are pleased with chemical peels is because the results are quick and there is very little discomfort throughout the entire process.

How long do chemical peels take to peel?

Peeling will generally start 48-72 hours after your treatment and can last 2-5 days. It is very important not to pick off peeling skin; peeling is minimal and easily controlled with moisturizer. Premature peeling of the skin will result in dry, cracked, raw skin that may develop into hyperpigmentation.

How many layers of skin does the Vi Peel remove?

two layers
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.

Can I drink alcohol after a VI peel?

Patients will be given post-peel instructions regarding aftercare and recovery, but the use of any topical acne creams or other harsh ointments should be avoided for the first 5 days. Patients should avoid drinking alcohol for the first couple of weeks as this dehydrates the body and skin.

Is a chemical peel worth it?

Chemical peels can reduce skin damage, giving the skin a more youthful or unblemished appearance. A dermatologist will recommend the most appropriate chemical peel depending on a person’s concerns and skin type. Superficial peels are the safest for all skin types.

Does VI Peel tighten skin?

The VI Peel is known to improve the quality and texture of the skin and also helps tighten and soften fine lines.

What happens if I sweat after a chemical peel?

Sweating excessively after treatment can irritate the skin or cause blistering due to the sweat being unable to escape through the top layer of dead skin. Try to avoid sweating until after you have stopped peeling to avoid lifting the skin prematurely, as this can cause scarring.