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Before & After Gallery
Just like skin, results may vary. These pictures (of our awesome, real-life clients!) help you see what is possible and set a realistic expectation.
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With One of Our Chemical Peel Treatments You Can
Rediscover Your True Look at DermMedica
Peeling is usually a bad side-effect from too much sun exposure, but a chemical peel is a great way to remove sun damaged skin to reveal brand new soft skin underneath. Combine this with our DermaPlaning procedure and you’ll have baby smooth skin in no time.
Chemical peels are for any patient who wants to even pigmentation, soften and smoothen their skin.
Chemical Peel Treatments
Treat yourself to the rejuvenating feel of a chemical peel at DermMedica. Our gentle treatment of chemical cleansers lifts damaged and problem layers of skin to expose the youthful layers of skin underneath. Our full, refreshing chemical peel treatments take less than an hour, and the effects will last for months.
Book a chemical peel in Kelowna, or request a consultation on a multi-treatment care plan to restore your true look by contacting us today.
About Our Chemical Peels
Chemical peel solutions can vary widely in their intensity, depending on the condition being treated and the desired result. The more concentrated the chemical, the more layers of damaged skin that are removed. Each chemical works by exfoliating and drying out the problem layers of skin so the body will naturally shed the unwanted areas (acne, brown spots, melasma, sun damaged skin, mild wrinkles or other skin problems), exposing healthy, younger skin underneath.
How Does a Chemical Peel Treatment in Kelowna Work?
The average chemical peel appointment at DermMedica is 30 minutes. Patients arrive at the office, the face or targeted skin is cleaned and then chemicals are applied to the treatment area. After the treatment, all chemicals are rinsed and patients are given post care instructions to follow to aid recovery.
What Is The Chemical Peel Recovery Time?
3-7 days – Patients receiving a chemical peel treatment can expect to see peeling or flaking skin from the treated area during recovery. There may be minor irritation, but patients are fully capable of returning to their regular activities immediately. It is important that patients abstain from sun exposure during the recovery period, keeping the skin properly protected and moisturized.
What Are The Expected Chemical Peel Results?
In a week, your skin peeling is complete and new skin is exposed, giving a youthful appearance to the treated area. Peels can work for many different skin conditions including, but not limited to, acne, abnormal pigmentation, very mild scars or to just refresh and rejuvenate the skin from age or sun exposure.
Chemical Peel Treatments in Kelowna, BC
WHY CHOOSE US?: Unique combination of dermaplaning and chemical peel application for excellent results
PROCEDURE TIME: 60 minutes
RECOVERY TIME: 7-10 days for peeling to complete in most cases
LASTS: 1-2 months
RESULTS: 1 week
PAIN LEVEL: None
ANESTHESIA: None required
Services & Treatments Offered
"I have had the pleasure of seeing Dr. Crippen for awhile now, he does botox injections for me every 3 months. I was very nervous at first, but the staff and Dr. Crippen made me feel at ease right away. He is a wonderful Doctor, very caring and does a fantastic job. I highly recommend Dr. Crippen. Staff is also excellent!!! Thank you." – Harold Elliot
"I had excellent results with a Coolsculpting operation at this clinic. Dr. Crippen took me through everything I wanted to know before we started, and I was still surprised at how easy it was. It took a little longer than I would have liked for the results to kick in, but I didn’t change anything and I lost weight." – Ami Hamann
"I have had the pleasure of seeing Dr. Crippen for a while now, he does botox injections for me every 3 months. I was very nervous at first, but the staff and Dr. Crippen made me feel at ease right away. He is a wonderful Doctor, very caring, and does a fantastic job. I highly recommend Dr. Crippen. The staff is also excellent!!! Thank you." – LK
Fellow of the American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery
Meet Dr. Craig Crippen
MD CCFP FCFP
Born and raised in Ottawa Ontario, Dr. Crippen has attended three Canadian universities and obtained four educational titles including his Doctor of Medicine (M.D.). Since graduating in 2001, Dr. Crippen has continued to expand his knowledge, focusing his practice in the fields of Medical Dermatology, Vein, Laser & Cosmetic Medicine.
After receiving his M.D. from the University of Western Ontario in 2001, Dr. Crippen then completed his specialty training in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba over the next two years. He has worked extensively in public and private medicine since 2003, but in response to rising demand, Dr. Crippen has devoted his practice exclusively to both medical & cosmetic skin care procedures/treatments at his clinic.