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Manual vs Chemical Exfoliation

There are several different opinions out there regarding whether it is best to use a manual exfoliator like a scrub or a chemical exfoliator like a glycolic peel. No matter which method you choose to use, it is important that everyone exfoliate their skin regularly, no matter their skin type. Exfoliation removes dead skin cell build-up and helps to stimulate the skin to produce new, healthy cells. Without proper exfoliation in your regimen, other skin care products will not reach their full potential and skin can appear dull or lifeless. Dead skin cell build-up can also lead to breakouts.

Manual Exfoliation: A manual exfoliator is one that needs "assistance" in removing dead skin cells. For instance, with a scrub you need to apply the product and then massage it onto the skin to exfoliate. This type of exfoliation will help to remove the dead top layer of skin. There are two very important things to remember when using a manual exfoliator; make sure you are using a scrub that contains completely spherical beads/crystals and make sure you massage gently without applying too much pressure. If you choose a scrub that has jagged edges, it can tear the skin. If you suffer from sensitive skin or acne and currently have active breakouts, it is recommended to not use a manual exfoliator.

Chemical Exfoliation: A chemical exfoliator is normally applied to the skin and left on for a certain amount of time. Some are no-rinse products that can remain on the skin all day or night. The two most common forms of acids used for chemical exfoliation are Alpha Hydroxy Acids or AHAs and Beta Hydroxy Acids or BHAs. AHAs are generally recommended for those with more tolerant skin or those with sun damage, dryness or thickness. BHAs are used to help treat blemishes or acne. AHAs help to remove the "cement" holding the dead skin cells together in order to allow them to slough off more easily. BHAs have a slight exfoliating effect on the skin but primarily work best at cleaning out the pores to reduce acne breakouts and blackheads. Often these two types of acids are found combined in different products.

Whichever method you are most comfortable with, it is generally recommended to exfoliate 1-3 times per week. Since the skin on your face is thinner than the skin on your body, it is recommended to only use exfoliation products that are specifically formulated for the face. When exfoliating regularly, make sure to wear a sunscreen daily to help prevent future damage.

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The well known Alpha Beta Peel is now available in a stronger solution without risk of irritation.
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This retexturizing treatment provides daily exfoliation without irritation.
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This product provides a dramatic improvement in the skin's appearance, feel, and function.
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Diminishes the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
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$50.00
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$48.00
1.7 oz | OL084
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Designed for congested and/or rough skin, this scrub provides intense and even exfoliation.
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5 oz | SK071
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This scrub works to slough away surface debris and skin cells, revealing brighter skin beneath.
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Purifying exfoliant cleanses, tones and decongests enlarged pores,
$46.00
3.4 oz | RC009
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This at-home peel helps to brighten skin and smooth out texture along with lines and wrinkles.
$75.00
13 ct | EX076
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Uncover new, baby soft skin in minutes.
$50.00
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Exfoliates to improve skin resiliency, hydration, and encouraging cell renewal.
$58.00
50 ct | SQ002
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Stronger form of Glycolic to address the removal of hyperpigmentation.
$60.00
2 oz | UA004
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A new way to peel with clinical-dose Retinol for professional results at home.
$88.00
16 ct | DG183
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2.5 oz | OF019
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Reveals beautiful, clear, radiant, glowing skin.
$45.00
60 ct | PT130
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A glycolic acid based exfoliating treatment developed in the exclusive Red Door Spa.
$56.00
50 ct | EA243
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A sophisticated exfoliating and hydrating alpha beta home peel that smoothes and brightens skin.
$40.00
1 oz | BK119
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Easily and gently exfoliates to reveal fresh, clear, more supple skin.
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60 ct | TP046
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Glycolic Acid gel cleanser helps reveal glowing skin.
$36.00
4 oz | NO005
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This daily polishing scrub leaves skin brighter, clearer and younger-looking.
$75.00
3.5 oz | GO032
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See dramatically smoother, brighter, healthier-looking skin after just one treatment.
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2 oz | KS029
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Pre-saturated chemical peel pads with skin-brightening and anti-aging benefits.
$70.00
12 ct | PY1029
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Extraordinary resurfacing treatment formulated to reveal youthfully radiant skin overnight.
$35.00
2 oz | PN068
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Purifying exfoliant cleanses, tones and decongests enlarged pores,
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Provides highly effective exfoliation while encouraging cell renewal.
$175.00
2 oz | ZB025
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An innovative, exfoliating treatment that delivers smoother, younger-looking skin overnight.
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1.5 oz | PN047
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The well known Alpha Beta Peel is now available in a stronger solution without risk of irritation.
$84.00
30 ct | DG127
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A leave-on resurfacing treatment that smoothes and evens skin tone and texture.
$82.00
1 oz | NI010
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A potent alpha and beta hydroxy acid peel that delivers spa grade exfoliation, revealing a brighter complexion.
$45.00
2 oz | JB010
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A sheer, weightless treatment that exfoliates and helps fade sun damage.
$28.00
3.3 oz | PN004
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Instantly improves clarity and enhances radiance for a luminous, youthful glow.
$89.00
1 ct | BR119
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Safely removes dead surface cells, dirt and debris without damaging the skin.
$38.00
6 oz | AS023
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Safely and gently remove dead skin cells and polish without stripping the moisture barrier or causing irritation.
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30 ct | DG179
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This two-step peel gently polishes skin as it fades darks spots and discoloration.
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ER069
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The Complexion Savior that resurfaces and purifies the skin.
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These peel pads reduce the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles and acne scarring.
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16 ct | KS042
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A one step, at home treatment that delivers professional level exfoliating and tightening.
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60 ct | GH009
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A deep-cleaning, foaming scrub for all skin types.
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3 oz | OL023
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A dual purpose retexturizing anti-aging treatment with instant soothing and restorative benefits.
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2 oz | UG007
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Combines the exfoliation of a peel with the restorative benefits of an overnight sleep mask.
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PY1256
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This light and creamy cleansing scrub contains smooth beads to exfoliate and polish the skin.
$30.00
7 oz | PH019
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This scrub leaves your skin fresher, younger-looking and more vibrant.
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