For some people looking for the benefits of a chemical peel without the actual peeling, ZO® Stimulator Facial revives the skin with professional treatment in less than 30 minutes. It is often called a “lunchtime peel” or “red carpet peel” as it is little or no downtime, redness, or peeling afterward, just a subtle glow. Treating all skin types safely, ZO® Stimulator Peel is a highly effective superficial skin peel for many signs of skin aging.
ZO® Stimulator Peel is very popular with celebrities who need to look picture perfect under the intense photography lights. The peel was developed by Dr. Zein Obago, who was named “the king of skin.” This treatment uses a unique combination of exfoliating ingredients to remove dead skin cells and superficial imperfections, revealing brighter skin underneath with no downtime.
What Are The Ingredients Of ZO® Ossential Stimulator Peel?
After the ZO® Stimulator Peel, the skin will feel smoother, brighter, even-toned glowing skin. Primarily, the benefits are coming from these 4 main powerful ingredients:
- Citric Acid- helps brighten skin and gives the skin a healthy glow. Also, it exfoliates the top layers of skin and sloughs off dead skin cells when applied to the skin.
- Glycolic Acid- protects collagen and helps the skin shed dead skin cells, stimulating cell turnover.
- Lactic acid- helps improve the skin’s natural moisture factor or the way the skin keeps itself hydrated. Also, it sloughs away dead skin cells.
- Salicylic Acid- works to clear the skin of all kinds of blemishes and woes that help prevent breakouts.
What Is A ZO® 3-Step Peel?
The treatment has 3-step and can be done in-office and then at home. Nonetheless, ZO® Stimulator Facial uses a blend of exfoliants to improve the skin and treat many signs of aging. Also, it utilizes Retinol and a multi-action agent that helps support the skin’s ability to heal and rejuvenate.
In this treatment, the skin’s damaged layers are removed to reveal a smoother texture, which series of treatments are recommended to promote optimal results. Hence, below are the three steps of this treatment that include:
It has a formulation to remove the outer layers of the skin and the peel treatment itself. This process is composed of the following:
- Salicylic acid (17%)
- Trichloracetic acid (10%)
- Lactic acid (5%), and contains glycerin for hydration and saponins to minimize inflammation.
The retinol creme application stimulates collagen enhancement while it firms and reduces wrinkles.
The application of a calming cream to minimize irritation and restore moisture balance. It is applied twice daily at home following the treatment in the office.
Moreover, the post-treatment peeling is very mild or even unnoticeable in many cases, as the twice-daily washing removes most dead cells following the treatment. Peeling starts day 3, post-treatment, and can continue for 7 days. There is minimal or no downtime, and the skin will look healthier very quickly.
What Are The Benefits Of ZO® Stimulator Peel?
ZO® Stimulator Peel offers noticeable benefits to the clients while being completed in a minimal amount of time.
- Exfoliate the skin for better product absorption
- Help with the appearance of hyperpigmentation
- Increase tolerance of the skin
- Improve age spots or freckles’ appearance
- Soften fine lines and wrinkles
- Soften and reverse signs of sun-damaged skin
- Stimulate the production of collagen
What Skin Conditions Are Treated By ZO® Stimulator Peel?
- All skin types
- Mature/aging skin
- Sun-damaged and pigmented skin
- Mild acne
- Dull and uneven skin tone
- Open and enlarged pores
Areas in which the peel treatment is effective include:
- Fine lines and wrinkles
- Sun damage, brown spots, and discoloration
- Large pores
- Acne and scarring
- Rough skin texture
What To Expect During The ZO® Stimulator Peel?
Before the appointment, avoid taking any medications that cause photosensitivity and stop using Retinol or exfoliating products for 1 week before the treatment. Typically, patients are advised to come to the appointment with clean skin, free from makeup, lotion, or powder.
With no downtime, The ZO® Stimulator Peel is gentle enough on the skin while it penetrates deeply enough to create instant results. Also, it helps remove all unwanted dirt and buildup from the skin, leaving it on an almost clean slate. That said, the products in the skincare routine will then penetrate deeper, leaving the skin looking and feeling brighter and healthier.
What Is The Recovery Time And How Many Treatments Needed?
As indicated, this treatment is a no-downtime peel, although it incorporates 3 essential formulas that prep, peel, and neutralize the skin, giving a healthier without causing irritation or downtime. ZO® Stimulator Peel s designed to exfoliate the skin by stimulating cellular turnover, its results can be seen after just one treatment.
For those looking for a quick glow prior to an event, only 1 treatment is needed to see that glow. To correct a skin concern, a series of treatments are required for optimal results. To see its optimal results, it is recommended to have this once a week for about four weeks, with routine maintenance done every four to six weeks.
Who Should Not Receive The ZO® Stimulator Peel?
ZO® Stimulator Peel is not recommended for the following people who are:
- On topical or oral antibiotics
What Are The Possible Side Effects?
In general, it is common and expected that the skin would be red, possibly itchy, or irritated. Although rare, some people may experience the following adverse experiences after having a ZO® Stimulator Facial: skin breakout or acne, rash, swelling, and burning. Although most people experience peeling their facial skin, not every patient notices their skin peels.
However, lack of peeling is not an indication that the peel was unsuccessful. If there is no actual peeling, the benefits of this treatment are still noticeable, such as stimulation of collagen production, improvement of skin tone and texture, and diminishment of fine lines pigmentation. Lastly, there could be numerous reasons why a patient may not have peeling or experience minimum peeling.
Suppose you’re looking for just one peel with immediate results that offers more benefits. My Aesthetic Studio offers ZO® Signature Facial with the ZO® Stimulator Peel. The peel contains three essential alpha-hydroxy acids (lactic, citric, and glycolic acids) beta-glucan for skin hydration and cellular protection. It is so gentle yet effective that it may be performed weekly to complement your current skincare routine, leaving your skin rejuvenated, healthy, hydrated, and radiant.