The Vi Peel is the latest chemical peel to hit the aesthetic market. The Vi Peel is a combination of peeling ingredients including TCA and is proving to be a favorite with patients. What you need to do to get the most from the peel.
1. First essential step in any skin care procedure is took seek professional advice from a skin care professional. The Vi Peel is a medical peel that is suitable for most skin types. You should schedule a consultation to learn more about the Vi Peel and your options for your specific skin concerns. The Vi Peel is a combination of peeling ingredients including TCA. There is minimal down-time compared to other comparable peels however, you will peel for 3 to 4 days after the peel. You can adjust your peel procedure around your schedule. Peeling starts on day 3 after the peel so if you have your weekends free you might want to have you Vi Peel done on a Wednesday.
2. Some chemical peels you need to prepare the skin but the Vi Peel has no pre care prior to the peel. Some contraindications exist so make sure that you go over any allergies and medications that you may have. If you have had cold sores in the past please tell you skin care professional.
3. Make sure that you understand your post procedure instructions. The Vi Peel comes with a post kit and this is what you will use for the next few days after your peel. Do not delay healing by adding any other products. This could cause a delay in healing, hyperpigmentation, and other complications. If you unsure about something call your skin care professional.
Peels are cumulative meaning that a series is recommended to achieve best results.
Avoid direct sun exposure which can create an multitude if issues including delayed healing and hyperpigmentation.
Invest in a good SPF 30 or higher physical sunscreen and wear daily year round to maintain the results of your peel.
Never attempt to do a medical strength peel at home. Patients have caused severe burns and complications that could have been avoided by seeking a procedure done by a professional using reputable products.