Chemical Peels

Chemical Peel Treatment for Anti-Aging and Wrinkle Reduction at Glow Dermspa in Lakewood Ranch FL
Chemical Peels

Chemical Peels

Chemical peels are cosmetic treatments applied to your face, hands, and neck. They are used to improve the appearance of skin and bring back your natural glow. Chemical solutions are applied to your skin which causes the skin to exfoliate eventually peel off. When the damaged skin peels off, the new skin underneath is smoother, has fewer wrinkles and damage. After chemical peels, you are left with smooth and glowing skin.

Fast Facts: Chemical Peels

Treatment Aspects Treatment Details
Chemical Peels benefits Benefits 1. Improves fine lines, wrinkles and texture
2. Improves the look and feel of skin
3. Improves unwanted pigmentation and acne
Chemical Peels average cost at glow dermspa AVG Cost Starts at $175
Chemical Peels downtime at glow dermspa Downtime Ranging from no peeling to 2-7 days, depending on the peel used
topical anasthetic for Chemical Peels at glow dermspa Topical Anesthetic Used? No
Chemical Peel treatments areas on body at glow dermspa in lakewood ranch florida Treatment Areas Face and body

Chemical Peels FAQ

Chemical peels remove the skin from the surface layer, either exposing fresh skin beneath or prompting the body to regenerate new surface skin.

Chemical peels are classified by their depth of penetration — superficial, moderate, and deep. Lighter peels exfoliate the outermost layer of the skin, the epidermis. These peels simply present fresher, healthier skin, and don’t require any downtime. Moderate and deep peels penetrate below the epidermis into the second layer, called the dermis. They cause more discomfort and require a period of healing time. Moderate to deep peels usually create anywhere from three to 10 days of facial peeling.

With any depth peel, your skin will look smoother, softer, and brighter. More aggressive chemical peels can address aging issues such as wrinkles and creases.

Chemical peels are generally safe when performed by experienced professionals like those at Glow Dermspa. We use high-quality, medical grade products and customize each treatment to ensure the best results with minimal risk.
While some clients may experience mild discomfort during a chemical peel, the sensation is often described as a tingling or burning sensation and is generally well tolerated. At Glow Dermspa, we take every measure to ensure your comfort throughout the process.
A chemical peel treatment at Glow Dermspa typically takes between 30-60 minutes, depending on the type and depth of the peel.
The frequency of chemical peels varies depending on your skin type, concerns, and the type of peel. Generally, we recommend spacing treatments 4-6 weeks apart for optimal results.

If you have the following skin conditions, chemical peels can be a good treatment:

  • Sun damage
  • Fine lines and wrinkles
  • Texture issues
  • Pigmentation problems
  • Age spots
  • Acne and acne scars
  • Freckles
  • Scaly patches

To have a peel, you cannot have any active skin conditions or infections.

Prior to your chemical peel, you want your skin to be in normal condition. These means don’t use any products that increase your skin’s sensitivity prior to your peel. These would be products such as Retin-A, products with retinol, benzoyl peroxide, or alpha-hydroxy acids. This also includes natural supplements or medications that increase skin sensitivity, along with treatments such as Intense Pulsed Light. Also, don’t have any hair removal treatments, be it waxing or depilatory creams or lasers, for at least one week before your peel.

Most peels are most effective with repeat treatments, usually from three to six. The treatments are spaced apart based on the depth of the peel and the necessary recovery time. Some patient’s who get regular skin care treatments and use a good skin care regimen at home, will opt for an occasional maintenance peel. Light peels can be done every month to keep your skin looking refreshed. Medium peels can only be done every three or four months.
After a peel, you need to limit your outdoor activities for at least one week. When you are outside, it’s imperative to wear 30 SPF or higher sunscreen.
We advise clients to wait at least 24 hours after a chemical peel before applying makeup to allow the skin to heal and avoid potential irritation.
We recommend avoiding strenuous exercise for at least 24 hours following a chemical peel to prevent excessive sweating, which can potentially irritate the skin.
It is generally best to consult with your physician before undergoing any treatments, including chemical peels, while pregnant.
Yes, chemical peels can be an effective treatment for acne by helping unclog pores, reduce inflammation, and improve skin texture.
Chemical peels can help improve the appearance of acne scars by promoting skin regeneration and stimulating collagen production, resulting in smoother and more even-toned skin.
Chemical peels can help to fade dark spots by encouraging the shedding of pigmented skin cells and promoting an even skin tone. For true pigment correction, we recommend checking our other services offerings such as BBL and MOXI laser.

That’s where we come in! We customize our treatments for each individual patient. Our aestheticians are skin care experts and will do a comprehensive consultation to discuss your skin concerns, goals, and downtime preferences to determine which peel is best for you.

Yes! A chemical peel benefits both men and women.

How Chemical Peels work

Chemical peels work by using a specialized solution to gently exfoliate and remove the outermost layers of the skin, revealing fresher, smoother skin underneath. This process stimulates the production of new skin cells and collagen, helping to address a variety of skin concerns such as fine lines, wrinkles, acne, and uneven pigmentation.

At Glow Dermspa, our skilled professionals will assess your skin and recommend the most suitable type of chemical peel, ranging from mild to deep, to achieve the best results for your unique needs.

What to Expect

During your appointment at Glow Dermspa, your provider will begin by discussing your skin concerns and desired outcomes. They will then thoroughly cleanse your skin and apply a customized chemical peel solution, tailored to your specific needs.

You may experience a mild tingling or burning sensation during the treatment, which usually subsides quickly. The duration of the peel will depend on the type and depth of the peel selected.

After the peel, your provider will apply a soothing cream to hydrate and protect your skin. You may notice some redness and peeling in the days following the treatment, which is a normal part of the healing process. Your practitioner will provide you with detailed aftercare instructions to ensure a smooth recovery and optimal results.

Chemical Peel Treatment Types

Chemical peels can be tailored to address a variety of skin concerns, thanks to the different types and strengths available. At Glow Dermspa, we customize each peel to suit your unique needs and desired outcomes. Here are some common treatment types and their benefits:
Ideal for first-time clients or those with sensitive skin, light peels gently exfoliate the skin’s surface with minimal downtime. These are often referred to as “no peel peels”. They can address mild skin imperfections, minor acne breakouts and bring a glow to the skin without downtime.
Medium peels penetrate the skin more deeply, targeting moderate skin concerns such as wrinkles, uneven pigmentation, and acne scarring. These peels often provide more noticeable results, but may require a slightly longer recovery period.
Deep peels offer the most dramatic results and are best suited for clients with more severe skin concerns, such as deep wrinkles, significant pigmentation issues, or severe acne scarring. These peels require a longer recovery period and close follow-up with our skincare specialists.
Chemical peels can help to unclog pores, reduce inflammation, and improve the overall appearance of acne-prone skin. The right peel can also help prevent future breakouts by promoting a healthier skin environment.

Chemical peels can address various pigmentation issues, including age spots, sunspots, and melasma, by encouraging the shedding of pigmented skin cells and promoting an even skin tone. At Glow, we also offer laser treatments, such as BBL or MOXI that more effectively address pigment concerns.

Chemical peels can help to smooth rough or uneven skin texture, by removing the top layers of dead skin, giving your complexion a brighter, more radiant appearance.
By stimulating collagen production and promoting skin regeneration, chemical peels can reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, leading to a more youthful and refreshed look.
For those with sensitive skin, gentle chemical peels are available to address skin concerns without causing irritation. These peels can provide a soothing exfoliation experience while still delivering noticeable results.
Chemical peels can be combined with other treatments, to achieve even more dramatic and comprehensive results. Our Glow Dermspa professionals will work with you to create a customized treatment plan to meet your specific needs.

What Our Clients Say

Glow DermspaExcellentGlow Dermspa4.9 Based on 309 reviews fromSee all reviews review us onNancy WagnerNancy Wagner ★★★★★ 🤩Hands down, Best of the Best. True professionals, very attentive and most caring to each client. I've said it before and I will again... ..This practice is top notch!Special Kudos to Melissa Beachy, and the entire staff! A very Kind thank you to Lacy also!Barb NeukumBarb Neukum ★★★★★ Lacy was great! She knows what she’s doing! Going to schedule a peel in a month with her.Elizabeth BentleyElizabeth Bentley ★★★★★ Lacy was super informative at my consultation. Looking forward to my upcoming appointment!Kelli GearyKelli Geary ★★★★★ Lacy was amazing! My face feels renewed and hydrated. Can’t wait to see Lacy again in a few weeks.KimKim ★★★★★ Lacy is amazing!Annabella MarieAnnabella Marie ★★★★★ Lacy made it a great experience!Barbie LaneBarbie Lane ★★★★★ Lacy was great! Highly recommend her!Sarah PerrySarah Perry ★★★★★ My 13 yr old daughter had an Acne facial with Lacy, who was amazing!! Lacy was very gentle with extractions and very knowledgeable about the best products to use for her age. Acne can be stressful and tedious to treat but Lacy gave my daughter a great treatment plan to follow. We also purchased Lacy's recommended products in office, which was very convenient. We are excited to follow-up in a month to see the improvement.Margaret KubalaMargaret Kubala ★★★★★ Lacy is very knowledgeable and professional.Elizabeth ThomasElizabeth Thomas ★★★★★ beautiful and relaxing atmosphere! Very professional. Lacy spent time with me to learn my concerns and skincare goals. Great recommendations for skincare going forward. I will be back!Denise AndersenDenise Andersen ★★★★★ Wonderful experience. Lacy was knowledgeable and helpful in determining the best facial for me.Ashley FlyntAshley Flynt ★★★★★ I cannot rave enough about Dunja and Melissa. I have been seeing Dunja for custom peels and facials for a few years now and she is wonderful. She always makes time to really explain what to expect from a treatment and even how to best use a product. Melissa is a Botox master. She is thorough and patient. She will answer every question and is sure that I am comfortable with her recommendations without ever making me feel pressured or rushed. The new spa is peaceful, clean, and calming. There is simply no other place I would trust for these services. I have and will continue to recommend Glow Dermspa to anyone looking for top notch service.js_loader
Chemical Peel Specialist in Lakewood Ranch Florida Lacy Rogers

Medical aesthetician and chemical peel specialist Lacy Rogers

Why Choose Our Med Spa for Chemical Peels in Lakewood Ranch FL

Glow Dermspa is the ultimate destination for chemical peels in the Lakewood Ranch, Bradenton, and Sarasota areas of Florida. Here’s what sets us apart:

We take pride in offering the perfect balance between top-notch service and wallet-friendly prices. Our chemical peels yield amazing results and also ensure the greatest value for your investment.
At Glow Dermspa, we believe that trust is essential for any effective treatment. Our dedicated team is 100% committed to your well-being and happiness, building lasting rapport that ensures you feel important and supported at every stage.
With nearly 20 years of customer service experience, we're confident you'll be impressed with our detail-oriented attention and tailored care. We strive to make every visit to Glow Dermspa a memorable and enjoyable experience.
Your safety remains our primary concern. Our medical aestheticians create natural-looking results customized to your unique needs. We strive to provide a secure and engaging atmosphere for you to explore and experience new treatments.
Our Med Spa is founded on Dr. Emily Arsenault's esteemed reputation for dermatology excellence in the Lakewood Ranch, Bradenton, and Sarasota areas of Florida. Glow Dermspa reflects her unwavering dedication to trustworthiness and client satisfaction. Rest assured that your chemical peels are in the hands of highly skilled experts.
At Glow Dermspa, we emphasize education to create informed clients. We understand that deciding to get a chemical peel is an important choice, and we're here to provide expert guidance and support. With each appointment, you'll gain a better understanding of your treatment and options, ensuring you leave feeling confident in your decision and delighted with the results.

Chemical Peel Specials & Events

Seasonal & Monthly Deals

Seize the opportunity to enjoy our fantastic seasonal and monthly specials on injectables and other skincare treatments at Glow Dermspa! We’re excited to give you exceptional pricing and discounts on in-demand procedures such as Chemical Peels, Microneedling, Hylenex, BBL Photo Facials, PRF Hair Restoration, and more, enabling you to attain your beauty aspirations without emptying your wallet.

Educational Events

Cultivating client empowerment through knowledge is a core value for us, so we regularly organize events to teach and update you and the community on the spectrum of products and services we provide. We hope you will engage in these dynamic meetings where our skilled team imparts knowledge, addresses your questions, and performs live demonstrations. It’s a great way to connect with fellow enthusiasts and explore cutting-edge trends and groundbreaking treatments.
Microneedling Example at our Annual Event in Lakewood Ranch Florida
Aesthetician Lacy Rogers giving a Microneedling demonstration at our Annual Event in Lakewood Ranch.

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Skin Care Services at a Glance

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Service *Cost Downtime
Numbing Treatment Areas
Facial $150 None No Face, neck, back
Chemical Peel $175 0-7 No Face & body
Microneedling $450 1-4 Yes Face & body
Microneedling w/ PRF $750 1-4 Yes Face & body
Dermaplaning $75 add on None No Face & neck
Acne Treatments $200 None No Face, neck, back

*Starting cost only – actual cost depends on your goals, specific customized treatment plan, current skin condition and number of recommended treatments.