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PCA Peels 2018-05-17T11:24:39+00:00

PCA Blended Peels

Sensi Peel ®

Sensi Peel is formulated as a unique peeling option for all patients, including those with highly sensitive skin. The gentle 6% TCA solution will improve surface texture and brighten the skin while helping to promote an even skin tone. This multi-faceted ans skin-brightening treatment is an excellent option for sensetive skin and higher Fitzpatrick skin types. Recommended for Fitzpatrick skin types + I – VI

Key Ingredients

  • Lactic Acid (12%) – an alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) naturally found in milk and sugars. It is a part of the skin’s natural moisturizing factor (NMF) and moizturizes the skin
  • Trichloroacetic acid (TCA) (6%) – most commonly used as a superficial and medium-depth peeling agent to improve the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles
  • Kojic Acid – helps promote an even skin tone
  • Azelaic Acid – helps promote a clear complexion an even skin tone

Recommended for

  • Fine lines
  • Uneven skin tone
  • Dehydrates skin
  • Sensitive skin and rosacea
  • Highly-inflames skin

Ultra Peel® l

Specially formulated to treat maturing skin, Ultra Peel l is also appropriate for many other skin types, conditions and sensitivities. It will helt to improve the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, while promoting an even skin tone and clear complexion. For Fitzpatrick skin types + I-V

Key ingredients 

  • Lactic Acid (20%) – an alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) naturally found in milk and sugars. It is a part of the skin’s natural moisturizing factor (NMF) and moizturizes the skin
  • Trichloroacetic acid (TCA) (10%) – most commonly used as a superficial and medium-depth peeling agent to improve the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles
  • Kojic Acid – helps promote an even skin tone
  • Azelaic Acid – helps promote a clear complexion an even skin tone
  • L-Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C) – a antioxidant and MMPi that is the only bio-avaliable form of vitamin C for the skin. It minimizes the appearance of fine line and wrinkles while promoting an even skin tone

Recommended for

  • Fine line and wrinkles
  • Laxity
  • Uneven skintone
  • Dry skin
  • Dehydrates ar adult acne
  • Uneven surface texture

Ultra Peel Forte® For physicians’ use only

The most suitable candidates for this more active treatment are those with resilient skin. Ultra Peel Forte rejuvenates the skin and improves the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles while promoting an even skin tone. For Fitzpatrick skin types + I-III
Note: For physicians’ use only

Key Ingredients

  • Lactic Acid (20%) – an alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) naturally found in milk and sugars. It is a part of the skin’s natural moisturizing factor (NMF) and moizturizes the skin
  • Trichloroacetic acid (TCA) (10%) – most commonly used as a superficial and medium-depth peeling agent to improve the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles
  • Kojic Acid – helps promote an even skin tone
  • Azelaic Acid – helps promote a clear complexion an even skin tone

Recommended for

  • Aging
  • Laxity
  • Uneven skin
  • Photodamge
  • Rough surface texture

Smoothing Body Peel ® Treatment

Pre-Peel Accelerator Mask (Step 1) provides nourishing ingredients that soften ans hydrate the skin’s surface. Smoothing Body Peel ® (Step 2) improves the appearance and texture of the skin with a combination of exfoliation, smoothing and brightening ingredients. This treatment is an excellent choice for promoting an even skin tone ans clear complexion on the arms, legs, back, chest, hands and feet.   

Key ingredients 

  • Lactic acid (45%) – an alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) naturally found in milk ans sugars. It is a part of the skin’s natural moisturizing factor (NMF) and moisturizes the skin.
  • Salicylic acid (10%) – a calming lipophilic beta hydroxy acid (BHA) that helps promote a clear complexion
  • Trichloroacetic acid (TCA) (10%) – most commonly used as a superficial and medium-depth peeling agent to improve the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles
  • Kojic Acid – helps promote an even skin tone

Recommended for

  • Treatments on the body
  • Fine lines and wrinkles
  • Laxity
  • Uneven skin tone
  • Acne
  • Dehydrated skin
  • Keratosis pilaris

PCA Skin’s modified and enhanced Jessner’s Peels

The first modified and enhanced Jessner’s peel was developed and made availabe for physicians in 1993 by Margaret Ancira (Founder, PCA Skin)The addition of citric and kojic acids, and hydroquinone increases the benefits of the traditional exfoliating method.

A traditional modified Jessner’s solution uses:

  • 14% lactic acid
  • 14% salicylic acid
  • 14% resorcinol
  • 50% +/- denatures alcohol

To formulate the modified and enhanced Jessner’s solution, PCA Skin added:

  • 3% kojic acid
  • 2% hydroquinone
  • Citric acid

PCA Peel ® Hydroquinone Free

The enhanced Jessner’s solution is ideal for more sensitive skin types, ethnic skin or those allergic to or sensitive to hydroquinone. This treatment will help tp rejuvenate and improve the appearance of breakout-prone skin, while also promoting an even, bright skin tone.

Key Ingredients 

  • Lactic acid (14%) – an alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) naturally found in milk ans sugars. It is a part of the skin’s natural moisturizing factor (NMF) and moisturizes the skin.
  • Salicylic acid (14%) – a calming lipophilic beta hydroxy acid (BHA) that helps promote a clear complexion
  • Kojic Acid (3%) – helps promote an even skin tone

Recommended for

  • Uneven skin tone
  • Photodamage
  • Acne
  • Asphyxiated skin
  • Oily skin

Fitzpatrick types + I-V

PCA Peel ® with hydroquinone

This Jessner’s formula is for those who want an even skin tone ans have no sensitivity to hydroquinone. This peel helps promote an even skin tone and clear complexion.

Key ingredients 

  • Lactic acid (14%) – an alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) naturally found in milk ans sugars. It is a part of the skin’s natural moisturizing factor (NMF) and moisturizes the skin.
  • Salicylic acid (14%) – a calming lipophilic beta hydroxy acid (BHA) that helps promote a clear complexion
  • Kojic Acid (3%) – helps promote an even skin tone
  • Citric acid – an alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) naturally found in citrus fruits
  • Hydroquinone (2%) – helps promote an even skin tone

Recommended for

  • Uneven skin tone
  • Photodamage
  • Acne
  • Asphyxiated skin
  • Oily skin

Fitzpatrick skin types +I- IV

PCA Peel®  with hydroquinone & resorcinol 

The most potent of the enhanced Jessner’s formula’s, this peel will even skin tone and provide more exfoliating for oilier, thicker and more resilient skin types. It is extremely effective on sun-damaged and thickened skin. It is also excellent for those with active or cystic acne and asphyxiated skin (dry surface, oily underneath), or those who require deeper treatment.

Key ingredients 

  • Lactic acid (14%) – an alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) naturally found in milk ans sugars. It is a part of the skin’s natural moisturizing factor (NMF) and moisturizes the skin.
  • Salicylic acid (14%) – a calming lipophilic beta hydroxy acid (BHA) that helps promote a clear complexion
  • Kojic Acid (3%) – helps promote an even skin tone
  • Citric acid – an alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) naturally found in citrus fruits
  • Hydroquinone (2%) – helps promote an even skin tone
  • Resorcinol (14%) – a flaking agent

Recommended for

  • Uneven skin tone
  • Photodamage
  • Asphyxiated skin
  • Oily skin

Fitzpatrick skin type + I-III