Illuminize Facial – Glowing Skin Perfect for a Night Out
Combining your choice of Microdermabrasion or Dermaplaning and SkinMedica’s Illuminize Peel, this facial creates vibrant, radiant-looking skin — perfect before a special event or when you need that extra youthful glow with minimal downtime.
- Brighten the overall appearance of skin
- Radiant-looking skin
- More uniform complexion
Who is the ideal candidate for an Illuminize Peel Facial?
Illuminize Peel, the gentlest SkinMedica Peel, is appropriate for first-time, chemical peel patients, patients with mild skin imperfections or patients that are looking for brighter, more radiant skin with no downtime.
Can Illuminize Peel Facial be performed on patients with dark skin?
Illuminize Peel is appropriate for all skin types.
Will I peel after receiving an Illuminize Peel Facial?
With Illuminize Peel patients should not expect to see visible peeling due to the superficial nature of this peel. There is no expected downtime with Illuminize Peel.
What can I expect immediately after having an Illuminize Peel?
Most patients leave the office looking healthy and fresh. Mild redness or discoloration may occur and can be covered with makeup. Ask your physician or skincare specialist for details.
How can I protect my skin post treatment?
Since new skin is more susceptible to sunburn, extra precautions should be taken to limit sun exposure for at least one week after the peel. Using a broad-spectrum UVA UVB sunscreen product with an SPF 30 or higher is recommended.
How long should I wait between treatments?
For maximum results, the Illuminize Peel Facial can be done every two weeks until desired results are achieved. Results are cumulative, and optimal benefits are seen with a series of three or more peels.
Aesthetician Pro Tip: Switch-up your monthly facial to an Illuminize Peel Facial 3-6 times a year for an extra boost to your skincare routine.
Are there recommended products for use with this peel and facial?
Your post-peel care could include SkinMedica® AHA/BHA Exfoliating Cleanserand SkinMedica Total Defense + Repair Broad Spectrum SPF 34 tinted (untinted also available). Four to five days after the Illuminize Peel® you can resume the use of your regular treatment products. Ask your skincare specialist for their recommendations based on your skin needs.
Is this recommended for pregnant or lactating women?
SkinMedica peels should not be administered to pregnant or lactating women.