What type of peel is a VI peel?
A VI Peel is a medium-depth chemical peel that penetrates your top layer of skin, called the epidermis, reaching into the dermis underneath. It uses a product trademarked by Vitality Institute Medical Products.
What is a vitalize chemical peel?
The Vitalize Peel is a unique Chemical Peel comprised of Alpha-Hydroxy Acid, Bety-Hydroxy Acid, Resorcinol Acid, and Retinoic Acid. The peel is designed to safely reduce the appearance of fine lines, sun damage, and age spots; leaving patients with a refreshed and rejuvenated appearance. *
Which VI Peel is strongest?
The difference between the two, however, is that the VI Peel Precision Plus is about 25% stronger, and in addition to the regular ingredients, hydroquinone is added to inhibit pigmentation when your skin exfoliates. Both of these chemicals create a glowing and even skin tone that many people crave.
How much do VI peels cost?
The typical cost of Vi Peel is $450. It’s best to speak to your dermatologist about the cost of Vi Peel and which Vi Peel treatment is best for your skin type. The Vi Peel should be performed about 4 times a year, beginning at puberty for most patients.
Who should not get a VI peel?
The VI peel is recommended for people with all types of skin. However, if you have any skin conditions like eczema and severe sunburn, you should not use the peel. You should also not use the peel if you are pregnant or breastfeeding since some of the chemicals could penetrate into your bloodstream.
What is the Vitalize Peel good for?
A Vitalize Chemical Peel is ideal for treating and improving the affects of aging, photo-damaged skin, fine lines and wrinkles, pigmentation abnormalities, superficial scarring, acne and melasma. This is a minimally invasive step to achieve healthy looking skin.
Is Vitalize Peel strong?
The Vitalize peel is one of the most popular chemical peels available because it is more gentle on the skin than traditional chemical peels. Because of it’s gentle nature, patients may return to their daily activities immediately.
Are VI peels worth it?
While it’s generally considered safe for virtually every skin type, those with susceptible skin, impaired wound healing, conditions such as eczema, diabetic skin issues, psoriasis, and autoimmune skin conditions, as well as those with darker skin types for whom peels and laser treatments may pose an extra risk, should …
How often should you get Vi Peel?
How many Vi Peel treatments do I need? Noticeable results will be seen after a single treatment, but best results are seen after 3-6 treatments, spaced 2-4 weeks apart. For maintenance treatments after the initial series, we recommend the Vi Peel 2-4 times per year, depending on your skin’s needs.
Which VI Peel is best for hyperpigmentation?
VI Peel Purify
Purify was designed specifically for acne problems. It has specific ingredients such as benzoyl peroxide and salicylic acid that help that help get rid of blemishes and Kojic acid that helps to reduce acne scarring and brighten the skin.