G.M. Collin Facial Peels

Gm Collin Professional Facial Peel

GM Collin's facial peels help to speed up cellular renewal and give you brighter, more radiant looking skin. They utilize the most active and effective ingredients available on the market today such as Glycolic Acid, Lactic Acid, Mandelic Acid, Resorcinol, Vitamin C & E, in combination with other antioxidants and brightening actives to provide exceptional results.

G.M. Collin's professional chemical peels are designed to*:

  • Promote exfoliation of the skin's surface layers
  • Favour cell renewal
  • Improve the texture of the skin
  • Reduce the signs of aging
  • Diminish hyperpigmentation
  • Treat acne concerns
  • Brighten the complexion
  • Leave the skin feeling silky soft

Visible Results After Only One Treatment*

Professiona Facial Peel Results: Before and After

What Happens During A Chemical Peel?


A chemical peel is a procedure that exfoliates the top layer of your skin using an acid. It is effective in removing dead skin cells, fine lines, small scars, freckles, and other skin imperfections. 

This procedure comes in different degrees of strength depending on what your skin needs. When it comes to choosing the best chemical peel, the answer will depend on your personal needs. Yet, it can be difficult to determine which one is the most suitable option from three different chemical peels.

When in doubt, we recommend you to consult with your aesthetician. Your aesthetician will give an expert guide to which chemical peel is best for your skin care needs. The general rule is, the stronger the chemical peel, the more drastic the change will be. And therefore the longer the recovery time will take.

Types of Chemical Peels:

If your skin needs minor touch-ups like slight discoloration and uneven texture, you can get the lunchtime peel (also called superficial peel). This procedure only targets the outer layer of the skin. If you are experiencing severe acne scars and sun damage, however, a stronger peel would be better. The medium or deep peel can help reverse the damage to your skin. Your aesthetician will apply more powerful acids like glycolic acids which will go deeper into your skin than a lunchtime peel. This procedure penetrates to the middle layers of your skin, removing damaged cells buried in there. This type of peel can reduce the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, freckles, age spots, and discoloration that are more pronounced than what a lunchtime peel can treat. With a deep peel, your skin will experience the most dramatic changes compared to the other two options. Because this procedure is more intense, it is restricted to the face and can only be performed once. To pick the best acid, choose the one that will most effectively resolve your skin issues while keeping your desired recovery time.

What Are The Side Effects of Chemical Peels?

All chemical peels can sting and that is normal. The level of pain you experience depends on the strength of peel you undergo. The lunchtime peel is typically the least painful because it uses alpha-hydroxy, lactic, fruit, or glycolic acids which are known to be gentle on the skin. Keep in mind that chemical peels can still result in redness and a stinging sensation after the treatment. In some cases, your skin may feel irritated or crust during healing. But after a few days, these side effects will subside.

Facial Peel Treatments: 

Depending on your skin's needs, your esthetician will help choose the correct facial peel for your skin type. Please talk with us about individual sessions or let our experts help you to put together a series of treatments (for greater savings) from our plans. Contact us for a complimentary consultation or book an appointment for your facial peel treatment.

Facial Peels
Derm Renewal Peel

Derm Renewal Peel

Indicated for fine lines and wrinkles and congested skin.

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Glycolic Acid Peel

Glycolic Acid Peel

Intensive peel for lines and wrinkles, photo-aging, dull skin, imperfections. It is a restorative peel designed for deep exfoliation.

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Lactic Acid Peel

Lactic Acid Peel

Indicated for dry, flaky skin, fine lines and wrinkles representing the first signs of aging.

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* Results may vary from person to person

Book an Appointment

Call us today with any questions or book an appointment!

Have a skin care question? Want to book a facial peel appointment?
Give us a call at 604.224.4314 and we would be happy to help you out.

Our Promise to You*

  • Customized facial peels best suited for your skin type
  • Choose from individual treatments or complete care programs – depending on your schedule & preference
  • Some of Vancouver’s best spa facial estheticians and an award-winning team
  • Best Independent Spa for two years in a row

* Results may vary from person to person

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