Chemical Peels

Clear Lake Dermatologists Serve Patients Requiring Chemical Peels in Webster, League City, Friendswood and Houston, TX

Clear Lake Dermatology offers the industry leading Professional SkinMedica Chemical Peels to treat a variety of skin types and conditions for patients in Houston, League City, and the surrounding Bay Area. The result of chemical peel brings visible improvement in smoothness and texture of skin, increase in collagen production and epidermal thickening, reduces fine wrinkling, sun-induced pigmentation, acne lesions, enlarged pores, and acne scars. We offer three levels of chemical face peels. Each has unique benefits for the skin.

A series of 4 treatments are recommended to achieve optimal results. Following mild to medium peels, patients can expect some relatively common Chemical Peel side effects, such as mild irritation, redness, and peeling. These side effects will subside within a few days. Stronger Chemical Peels generally take more recovery time, and the peeling and/or crusting of the skin is typically more pronounced.

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Obagi Blue Radiance

While there are many Chemical Peels on the market today, they are not all created equal.  Various peels may provide outstanding results, but can require three weeks or more of healing time.  Not everyone is ready to commit to the discomfort and lengthy recovery associated with a medium or deep peel.  Lunchtime facials, which are easier on the skin, may not be able achieve the desired results.

The Obagi Blue Radiance Peel is a chemical peel, composed of a unique blend of Salicylic Acid, designed to exfoliate the skin and improve the overall complexion.  Blue Radiance can provide patients with excellent results, without the extensive downtime associated with more traditional chemical peels.  Blue Radiance consistently provides patients with a brighter, healthier appearance in minutes al while improving the overall texture of the skin.

Benefits of a Obagi Chemical Peel:

  1. Improve the texture of your skin
  2. Improve the skin’s ability to retain moisture
  3. Spark the skin’s natural production of collagen
  4. Reduce fine lines
  5. Increase cell turnover rate
  6. Decrease areas of hyperpigmentation
  7. Unclog pores
  8. Even skin tone
  9. Make skin feel softer and smoother
  10. Improve the appearance of minor scarring

The Ideal Candidate for an Obagi Blue Radiance Peel:

Patients looking for an improvement in their skin’s texture and tone, but are not ready to commit to a long recovery period, may make an ideal candidate for the Blue Radiance Peel.  Prospective patients should be in reasonably good health and have realistic expectations for the skin rejuvenating procedure.

Peel Away Any Signs of Skin Aging with Obagi Blue Peel RADIANCE:

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The Obagi Blue Radiance Peel FAQ:

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What is the Obagi Blue Radiance Peel?

Blue Radiance is a gentle chemical peel, performed in less than 20 minutes.  A healthy, bright complexion is restored with Blue Radiance, without the long downtime associated with harsher treatments.

What is the active acid in Blue Radiance?

Blue Radiance is a blend of Salicylic Acid and other gentle but effective medical-grade ingredients.  The depth of this chemical peel can be tailored for each patient’s specific needs.

Am I a good candidate for the Blue Radiance Peel?

Anyone in generally good health may be an excellent candidate for the Blue Radiance Peel.  The peel is safe for all ethnicities, and even dark skin tones.  Both men and women can find dramatic results through Blue Radiance.

Any precautions Before the Blue Radiance Peel?

You will need to stop all acne, retinol, glycolic, and or harsh products on the skin at least a week prior to and after treatment. Patient’s are also advised to refrain from prolonged sun exposure a week prior and after treatment.

Is the Blue Radiance Peel painful?

Blue Radiance is not a painful chemical peel.  Patients may feel a small amount of tingling as the peel is applied, although this will quickly diminish.

What can I expect from the recovery period, after a Blue Radiance Peel?

The recovery from an Obagi Blue Radiance Peel will take from five to seven days.  Initially the face may be slightly pink, but this will fade quickly.  After about two to three days, the face will begin to peel; this lasts between two and four days.  In about a week, patients will be fully healed and see the rejuvenating results from the Blue Radiance Peel.

Can I wear makeup after my Blue Radiance Peel?

While mineral makeup can be used after a Blue Radiance Peel, it often only accentuates the appearance of peeling skin.  Over the two to four day peeling period, patients may want to avoid makeup completely.

Will I need more than one Blue Radiance Peel?

The results from an Obagi Blue Radiance Peel are not as extensive as those seen with deeper chemical peels.  Because of this, patients may need a series of six Blue Radiance peels, spaced between three and four weeks apart, to obtain optimal results.

How can I maintain the results from my Obagi Blue Radiance Peel over the long-term?

Maintaining the results from a Blue Radiance Peel should be an ongoing process.  Your aesthetician can explain the exact products or treatments that will extend your results.

How much does the Obagi Blue Radiance Peel cost?

Depending on the area being treated and the level of correction required, a Blue Radiance Peel can cost between $110.00 – $220.00.