Chemical Peels & Facials
Acne Clearing Treatments
Chemical Peels Upper East SideChemical peels remove damaged outer layers of skin on the face to smooth texture, reduce scarring, and remove blemishes and pre-cancerous growths to produce healthy, glowing skin. Peel formulas and strengths are tailored to each patient and often involve glycolic acid to gently yet effectively reduce the appearance of unwanted blemishes caused by acne and other conditions. There is no anesthetic needed for this treatment and the peel can be safely performed in Dr. Felderman’s office.
Peels can be combined with other procedures such as facelifts for a younger look. After treatment, patients may experience redness, stinging, irritation, flaking and other mild side effects that usually subside after a few days to produce a refreshed appearance with noticeably clearer skin.
A cherry peel uses natural fruit acids to effectively exfoliate the skin without irritation to produce smooth skin and reduce the appearance of acne lesions, wrinkles and uneven pigmentation. This aromatic peel is high in natural antioxidants and collagen-boosting ingredients for firm, vibrant skin shorter downtimes and fewer side effects than other types of peels.
Although considered mild, a cherry peel produces noticeable results, especially after a timely series of treatment sessions. It is considered ideal for patients who cannot spare the lengthy recovery times associated with stronger peels, or for those who only require mild exfoliation to improve the appearance of their skin.
The Power Peel is an advanced exfoliating treatment that uses microdermabrasion technology to improve the appearance of acne scars, age spots, stretch marks, wrinkles and other unwanted blemishes. With a combination of antioxidant and anti-aging products, the Power Peel produces medical grade exfoliation for patients seeking noticeable results without long recovery times.
The Power Peel treatment takes 10 to 30 minutes to perform, depending on the size and condition of the treated area. While you may experience a pink glow immediately after treatment, results will begin to appear shortly after, with maximum results developing after a series of treatment session. Patients can quickly return to work and other regular activities with little to no discomfort after treatment.
The Vi Peel is an advanced chemical peel that combines unique ingredients to produce significant results with no pain, no skin preparation and minimal downtime. Patients can enjoy smoother, fuller and more vibrant skin after just one 20-minute treatment session, which can be repeated regularly to prolong results. The Vi Peel can be used to reduce or eliminate acne, fine lines and wrinkles, age spots, freckles, pigmentation and more.
Patients may appear slightly tan or red immediately after treatment, and skin will begin to peel after three days. Moisturizer can help patients look their best through the healing process, so that they can continue their daily routine with no worries about their appearance. The results of the Vi Peel will be visible once the peeling process is complete and will improve the tone and texture of the skin for an overall more youthful appearance.
Hydra Firm Peel
As we age, our skin begins to sag and droop, causing our appearance to gradually reflect our age. Many patients unhappy with these changes seek treatment to restore a firm, vibrant appearance to their skin. With a unique combination of acids and peptides, the hydra firm peel provides effective exfoliation that firms the skin for up to a week. Patients can benefit from skin that looks and feels younger shortly after treatment is completed.
While the results of this peel are not permanent, patients can continue to undergo hydra firm peels in order to maintain a firm, full and younger-looking appearance. Most patients are highly satisfied with the dramatic effects achieved through this peel.
Bun in the Oven Facial
Our unique bun-in-the-oven facial provides specialized exfoliation and nourishment for expecting mothers to help them reduce the appearance of blemishes and enhance the natural glow of pregnancy. Using natural ingredients, this treatment is safe and beneficial for most patients, providing a soothing experience to help relieve some of the symptoms of this stressful time.
Facials can be performed to reduce the signs of aging or acne scarring, improve dry or oily skin and smooth uneven textures. They include an analysis of the skin, exfoliation process, extraction of blackheads, whiteheads and other imperfections, and a facial massage. Additional services such as the application of toners and creams may also be used. Treatment is customized for each patient to achieve maximum results.
Cleansing the skin is one of the most important steps in successful skin care, as it removes dirt, debris, germs, oils and cosmetic products to prevent buildup. In this treatment, we thoroughly cleanse your pores and remove and clear any acne pustules.
Our therapeutic calming masks soothe red and irritated skin while provide hydration for patients with all skin types. It may be used to treat the symptoms of rosacea or simply to calm sensitive skin and restore a natural balance of moisture. The consistency of the mask may be customized for each patient, but contains naturally soothing substances such as aloe vera, chamomile, oatmeal and more.
This treatment can be performed on a regular basis for long-lasting results. There is no downtime and little to no side effects associated with this treatment, allowing patients to benefit from a more even skin tone and softer texture. Calming masks are effective on patients with chronic, occasional and one-time skin irritation.