Chemical Peels Without the Peeling?

Home / Blog / Chemical Peels Without the Peeling?
by backto30

Chemical peels are a fantastic way to shed dry, damaged skin and bring to life the fresh, healthy skin below. After the peeling process, you are left with a smooth, glowing complexion.

But what happens when there’s no peeling involved?

Does it mean that nothing actually happened?

We’re sharing why this can sometimes happen and what it means for your results.

Here are some things to remember when getting a peel:

  • Even if you’re not peeling like a snake shedding its skin, it doesn’t mean the peel didn’t work. Well exfoliated skin does not peel as heavily, but still benefits from a chemical peel as it is working on a cellular level.
  • Lack of peeling can be cause by an impacted stratum corneum. The stratum corneum is the outermost layer of the epidermis, consisting of dead cells. When these cells become impacted, it can take multiple treatments to break them down.
  • With everything in life, balance is key. It is important to moisturize the skin after a peel. However, over-moisturizing can slow down or stop the peeling process.
  • Following the post care procedure given by your aesthetician is essential for optimal peel results. Those steps after the initial treatment are just as important as the treatment itself.

It is certainly peel season as everyone is getting them in before it’s time for the summer sun. So keep these helpful hints in mind as you shed your winter skin and prepare for your radiant complexion.

Check out our list of peels offered at Back to 30 and schedule a consultation with one of our highly trained practitioners to discuss which one is the best option for you.

Related to This

recent blog posts

New Year, New You! We’re Answering Your Botox Questions! Also, a Product to Help Smooth Wrinkles and Fine Lines!

Happy New Year everyone!  We are so excited for 2022!  The New Year is all about fresh starts and that feels great, doesn’t it?  We […]

Have You Been Considering Filler? Let’s Talk JUVÉDERM®! Plus, a Product You’re Going to Love for Smoother Skin!

It’s officially December and you are probably in full gear for the holidays!  What an exciting time of the year.  It’s also exciting because as […]

Can You Treat Turkey Neck Without Surgery? We’re Talking Skin Tightening for Your Brows, Neck, Chin and Decolletage!

Ahh… November.  As we forge forward into the month of Thanksgiving, we are reminded to be grateful for all that we have.  You may find […]
1 2 3 16

Contact Our Practice For EffIcient And Effective Care

We understand that our clients have busy schedules. Our medical spa is designed to provide our clients with great outcomes requiring a minimal amount of time in the office.* We can also book your appointment during lunchtime so you can return to work or your other obligations after visiting one of our offices, which are conveniently located for our clients in Upstate South Carolina, serving Greenville, Spartanburg, Anderson, Simpsonville, and Boiling Springs.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Rate, Review & Explore