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Advanced Medium Grade Skin Peel

Key benefits of Essence Medical Cosmetic Clinic

  • Dr Bong is a true artist in the field of non-surgical cosmetic treatments
  • Fully qualified medical doctor with an outstanding reputation
  • We only use the very best brands on the market for the most impressive results

Advanced Medium Grade Skin Peel

  • Reduces freckles, age spots & blemishes
  • Corrects uneven skin pigmentation
  • Improves weathered & sun-damaged skin
  • Treats acne & softens acne scarring
  • Reduces fine lines around the eyes & mouth
Skin Clinic Glasgow

Dr Bong

Our range of skin peels are medical grade peels and can only be carried out by trained doctors and nurses. They are not available in the high street and should not be confused with very mild and gentle glycolic peels available from beauty therapists.

It is an ideal treatment for:

Age spots

Reduction of freckles or superficial blemishes

A poor sluggish complexion

Weathered and sun-damaged skin

Correct uneven skin pigmentation

Treat acne and soften the appearance of scars caused by acne

Reduced fine lines under the eyes and around the mouth

Advanced Medium Grade Skin Peel FAQ

How is treatment administered?

The procedure involves a medium grade chemical solution that is applied to the skin. The solution causes the layer of skin to separate and peel off. The new regenerated skin underneath is usually smoother, less wrinkled and more even in both tone and colour than the old skin.

How long does the treatment take?

Typically the skin is first thoroughly cleansed. Then your doctor will carefully apply the medium grade chemical solution. You may feel a slight stinging sensation as the peel solution is applied, but the feeling will quickly pass. Generally, pain medication is not required. When the desired depth is achieved, a neutralising anti-inflammatory cream will be applied. This will neutralise the burning sensation. An immediate flushing and areas of frosted skin result but this returns to its normal colour in 15-30 minutes. The medium grade chemical solution is then washed off the following morning with gentle soap and water. Make-up can be worn the following day and one can resume their normal activities immediately. A full face treatment usually takes no more than 15 minutes.

What can I expect in the week following the Medium Grade Chemical Skin Peel?

• Slight heat in the skin in the first 2 hours after treatment

• Tightening of the skin in the immediate 2-3 days; superficial layers of the skin may turn dark, become stiff and leathery

• Skin shedding/flaking from day 3 - for 3 or 4 days

• Stay out of the sun for minimum 2 weeks

• Wear high Sun Protection Factor of at least 30SPF for minimum of 2 weeks

How many time is the peel repeated?

Our Medium Grade Chemical Skin Peel is repeated every 7-14 days. Four consecutive treatments are recommended to achieve the desired effects.

Can I expect my skin to immediately improve after the treatment?

Depending on the severity of your sun damaged skin, you should expect moderate improvement in your appearance immediately. During the following several months, continued skin improvement will occur with the stimulation of new collagen resulting in smoother skin texture.

Are there any expected restriction following the treatment?

One can resume normal daily activities with some restrictions such as avoiding exposure to sunlight and prevention of tanning with recommended use of sunscreen or sunblock.

Patients who have received Medium Grade Chemical Skin Peel will be sensitive to the sun, and therefore it is crucial to properly protect the skin.

How can I find out if I am a candidate for this treatment?

If you would like to learn more about whether this treatment might work for you, please call and arrange an appointment for a consultation with our cosmetic doctor.

Our Medium Grade Chemical Skin Peel can be used on all types of skin e.g. fine skin, normal skin or greasy or thick skin. It can also be used safely and effectively on African-Caribbean and Asian skin.

Possible side-effects

• All products have a potential for allergic reactions. It is important that you inform the doctor of any allergies you may have

• Transient reactions may include redness, itchiness, dryness and in some cases mild swelling

• Although very rare, there may be in some cases a risk of blistering

How much does Advanced Medium Grade Peel cost?

£350 per treatment

£1200 for a course of 4 (a saving of £200)

I can honestly say that Dr Bong is a great person and so knowledgeable. He is warm and friendly. I have been to many doctors and nurses in the past but no one compares to the warmth and expertise of Dr Bong
Annie G, Ireland

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