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Skin Peels

We have a range of different peels to suit your individual needs, they are a great way to achieve optimal results without the significant downtime. These medical strength peels exfoliate the outer layers of the skin and stimulate growth from the deeper layers. This results in fresher, smoother and more refined skin appearance. For the best results a programme of at least 3 skin peels is recommended. Your skin requires preparation for some of our skin peels with Aspect home care for 2 weeks prior to treatment. As damaged layers of skin are shed, it is common to feel mildly sun burnt after a peel. Redness, peeling and flaking can occur for a few days after treatment. In between treatments and straight after a skin peel, it is essential to use a physical sunblock. We suggest Aspect SPF 50. Treated skin becomes more sensitive to sun’s potentially damaging rays.

Lactobotanical Aspect Peels
20% 30% 40%

Lactobotanical peels are suitable for all skin types, especially those that are dry or dehydrated. Effective for treating sun damaged skin, thickened skin, mild acne, congestion and hyperpigmentation. Contains calming Canadian Willowherb.

Pomegranate Peel Cosmedix 15% Lactic Acid

Antioxidant peel for dull lifeless skins, suitable for all skin types. A great starter peel and great to use with dermaplaning to achieve a glowing dewy skin. This peel is designed to prevent free radical damage and stimulate collagen production.

Retinol Brulee

Medical grade strength resurfacing treatment. Combats fine lines, wrinkles, dull, rough and tired skin. Visible pores, pigmentation and uneven texture and tone. This utilises the power of vitamin A to benefit and improve damaged skins. Contains retinol, vitamin B and lactic acid. Your skin must be prepared for at least 2 weeks to the first treatment with Aspect Retinol Brulee. We recommend a treatment every 4 weeks.

Cosmedix Timeless Peel
This is best for
What is the Timeless Peel?
Contains Vitamin A (Retinol), which is the powerhouse of anti-ageing, and stimulating Lactic Acid, the Timeless Peel is an intense peel that works deeply within the layers of the skin to improve tone and texture.
Retinol AGP Complex 30% – Anti-ageing, stimulates cell turn-over, encourages cell growth, all the benefits of retinol with added antioxidants, AGP (arabino-galactan protein) regulates sebaceous activity. Clinical studies indicate significant changes in the skin composition, increased collagen, skin thickness and elasticity.
L-Lactic Acid 20% – Chirally correct alpha hydroxy acid L-Lactic Acid resurfaces and exfoliates the skin. While also helping to increase ceramide production by 48%. Lactic acid is also a natural humectant so improves skin hydration.
Note your skin must be prepped with one of our Vitamin A serums prior to having a Timeless Peel. This is usually at least 2 weeks prior.
What are the benefits?
Treatment Frequency
One treatment every 4 weeks x 3-6 treatments This is a guide only and your therapist will indicate what would be of benefit to you.
What are the risks?
You may experience a slight redness which subsides within a few hours. In the following few days after treatment, you may experience some dryness or slight flaking. This is normal as the skin undergoes its regeneration process, this can be easily covered with make- up. Due to the ingredients used, this peel is unsuitable during pregnancy or breast feeding.
Pre and Post Care
Prior to having a Timeless Peel, you will have to prep your skin with one of our Vitamin A (Retinol), serums for at least 2 weeks. A consultation with one of our experienced therapists will see if this peel would be of benefit to you. This peel would not suit a first-time treatment, as it is designed as a more specific and targeted peel. This would not suit someone who is currently on isotretinoin (or within the last 6 months) would need to wait before having this treatment.
Cancellation Policy:

We require 24 hours prior notice to change or cancel your appointments or 50% of appointment costs will apply, if your appointment is over 60 mins then 48 hours notice is required. Thank you and we look forward to seeing you.