Glo Therapeutics Peels
About Glo Therapeutics
The Glo Therapeutics Peels are a new generation of chemical peels that offers immediate results without any downtime , dehydration or damage to the skin structure.
Who is the Glo Peels suitable for?
The Glo peels are suitable for most skin types. The different Peel strengths available ensures that the peel is customised to suit even the most sensitive skin types.
Why did the Prana Spa opt for the Glo Peels?
Because the Glo Therapeutics products contain higher levels of pharmaceutical grade active ingredients and their main focus is on peeling without traumatising the skin structure. All the Glo peels contain skin friendly acids that gently remove old skin cells revealing young, fresh skin cells. Unlike the peels we used before the Glo peels deliver far superior results without the usual skin trauma and aggressive peeling
What are the extra benefits of the Glo chemical peel?
Unlike many other types of chemical exfoliation the advanced Glo formulation uses peptides to work on the signs of ageing, and retinoids and growth factors to help thicken and rebuild the environmentally damaged skin structure.
How does the Glo Peels work?
The benefits of the Glo therapeutics chemical exfoliation is to promote cellular turnover with an exclusive Glo Complex which allows skin to heal while it peels, contain the signature Glo Complex comprised of Spin Trap, Carnosine, Alma and Niacinamide. This powerful complex enhances results while preventing free-radical damage and supporting the skin structure. glo therapeutic chemical peels are customizable and treatments range from superficial to aggressive .
How does having a Peel feel?
You will experience a mild tingling and heat for up to 5 minutes during the peel and after the peel the skin may have a little erythema or be itchy. The experience is totally bearable.
Are there any adverse skin reaction after the Peel?
We have not yet experienced any adverse effects with the Glo Peels, only the usual flaking, erythema and itchy skin associated with peels is witnessed.
Glo Therapeutics Chemical Peels
A definition of the peel and it’s content:
– Superficial peel with no downtime.
An exfoliant with natural fruit enzymes of Cranberry and Pomegranate to help give radiance to dry, dull, even dehydrated skin types. Salicylic acid further helps to remove dead cells to promote a smoother , clearer skin.
Lactic Peel 15%
– Superficial peel with no downtime.
The lactic Peel with fruit enzymes of Bilberry, Blueberry and Mulberry offers powerful skin exfoliation whilst retaining the skin’s moisture levels. The lactic peel will promote softer, smoother skin as well as improve skin aging, acne grades I & II, and hyper-pigmentation.
– Medium strength Peel with no peeling but some tingling.
Glycolic acid derived from sugar cane and Bilberry enzyme are used to help to repair and regenerate the sun damaged skin. Recommended to improve keratosis, the appearance of aging skin, uneven texture and tone.
– Aggressive Peel with some erythema and tingling
An agressive chemical exfoliant to repair the extensively sun damaged skin type. There is no peeling after a Glycolic peel. A course of 4 to 6 treatments are recommended once a month for severe sun damage and pigmentation issues. A patch test is highly recommended 24-48 hours prior to treatment. Sun alert:. A sunscreen is recommended to protect against sunburn.
– Medium strength Peel with a lot of peeling and some erythema.
Salicylic acid derived from aspirin is a powerful antiseptic exfoliant that deeply cleanses the skin and refines the pores. This is an excellent treatment for acne and aids in overall skin rejuvenation. Recommended for oily skin’s, open pores, acne grades I & II, dull and rough skin. A patch test is highly recommended 24-48 hours prior to treatment.
Not suitable if you have an allergy to aspirin.
Jessner Peel 14%
– Medium strength Peel with mild peeling and erythema, maybe a 24 hour downtime.
Jessner Peel is one of our favourite peels for instant results for most skin types. A course of 4 to 6 treatments can effectively reduce the appearance of melisma, freckles, acne and mild cases of rosacea.
Jessner is a more aggressive peel with a synergy of powerful acids such as …
14% Lactic Acid to promote a softer, smoother skin.
14% Salicylic Acid with antiseptic and anti-irritant properties.
14% Resorcinol – to reduce hyper-pigmentation and help remove rough skin.
Resveratrol – an exceptional free radical scavenger that protects collagen structure.
Raspberry Fruit Extract – antioxidant, astringent and anti-inflammatory.
Lycopene – carotenoid antioxidant derived from tomatoes.