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                                                       PCA SKIN Professional Chemical Peels

*All Jessner and TCA chemical peels require a professional consultation and home care products 2 Weeks Prior to a peel to pre-condition and prepare the skin for exfoliation and to avoid complications. 

PCA Professional Peel Treatments at Evolution Medical Spa

Chemical peels are performed by state licensed and "experienced" PCA certified clinical estheticians only. PCA chemical peels are light to moderate chemical peels that can exfoliate, tighten, smooth, and improve the texture and appearance of the facial skin and some body areas. PCA chemical peels contain AHAs, or alphahydroxy acids, which are the gentlest and lightest chemical peels available. There are different types of PCA chemical peels that are designed to address specific skin conditions.  Several peels may be necessary for desired results.

PCA chemical peels can be very effective at treating facial blemishes and acne, uneven skin pigmentation, fine wrinkles, and damage caused by the sun, aging, and other sources of skin imperfections.  All 2+ multi-layer PCA Peels and TCA Peels come with a free post peel skin care kit containing: facial wash 1oz, apres peel soothing balm .25oz, hydrator plus spf30 .25oz, rebalance .25oz and silkcoat balm .25oz.  

Professional consultation is always recommended before any chemical peel service. Call 814.948.5444 or email your questions to ncmc@msn.com

Enhanced Jessner Treatments 
These innovative and proven light-to-medium depth peel formulas effectively exfoliate with blends of lactic, citric and salicylic acids and resorcinol, while lightening and inhibiting pigment production with kojic acid and hydroquinone (where indicated). These peels help repair and reduce breakouts, control oil, soften lines and provide a more even, smoother skin texture. PCA SKIN Peel® Exfoliating Treatments are available in the following three formulas: 

  PCA Peel with Hydroquinone & Resorcinol - $100 (1 layer), $150 (2+ layers, includes kit)
The most potent PCA peel formula, this peel will even skin tone and provide more exfoliation for oilier, thicker and more resilient skin types. It is effective on extremely sun damaged and thickened skin. It is also excellent for those with active/cystic acne and asphyxiated skin (dry on the surface, oily underneath).

  PCA Peel with Hydroquinone - $100 (1 layer), $150 (2+ layers, includes kit)
This formula is for those who want even skin tone and have no sensitivity to hydroquinone. It will help to quickly lighten pigment discolorations of any kind, such as melasma and sun damage; In addition, this peel helps inhibit active acne and correct post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation (skin discoloration) from acne.

  PCA Peel Hydroquinone Free - $100 (1 layer), $150 (2+ layers, includes kit)
This peel is ideal for more sensitive skin types, ethnic skin and/or those allergic to hydroquinone. This treatment will help unclog pores, clear acne and rejuvenate the skin. With its blend of alpha and beta hydroxy acids and brighteners, it is also an excellent choice for maintaining even pigmentation and correcting pigments discolorations for those with hydroquinone sensitivities. 

TCA Peels
Trichloroacetic acid (TCA) peels are often thought of as very aggressive and producing substantial discomfort. PCA Professional TCA peels are very different from the standard. Our TCA solutions are blends formulated with many ingredients including lactic acid, ascorbic acid (vitamin C), plumping phytohormones and kojic and azelaic acids to produce dramatic results without the discomfort and downtime associated with traditional TCA peels. Below are our three TCA formulations:

  Sensi Peel - $100 (1 layer), $150 (2+ layers, includes kit)
This gentle solution is formulated primarily for ethnic skin and other extremely sensitive skin types.  Sensi-Peel will strengthen and brighten the skin while helping to treat sun damage and other forms of hyperpigmentation.  This multi-faceted treatment also provides anti-inflammatory, anti-acne, and antibacterial action, making it an excellent choice for helping to calm rosacea, as redness and inflammation can subside substantially after treatment.  This is a great peel for beginners! 

  Ultra Peel I - $100 (1 layer), $150 (2+ layers, includes kit)
Specially formulated to treat dehydrated, maturing skin, Ultra Peel I is also appropriate for many other skin types, conditions, and sensitivities.  It will help treat pigment disorders, fine lines and wrinkles, sun damaged skin, and acne.  This treatment is especially ideal for sensitive skin.  Mild to moderate exfoliation will be experienced, depending on the number of layers applied.  Overall, the final result will be plump, hydrated, and ultra-soft skin.  

  Ultra Peel Forte - $150 (1 layer), $250 (2+ layers, includes kit)
Most suitable candidates for this deeper and more active treatment are those with resilient skin who have more dramatic wrinkling, sun damage, and acne scarring.  Ultra Peel Forte will effectively treat aging skin, acne, pigment disorders, smoker’s skin and photodamaged skin.  This treatment is ideal for aging skin in need of rejuvenation.  This peel is only to be used on patients who have had multiple treatments and have worked their way into a more intense treatment.

Retinol Treatments 
The cream consistency of PCA SKIN's retinol treatments creates an occlusive barrier that allows the vitamins, antioxidants and other actives in these rich treatments to better absorb into the skin for maximum benefits. No preconditioning required.

  Esthetique Peel   $90, Add to any peel-$35
An excellent treatment that can be used alone or in combination with any other PCA Professional treatment for smoothing, firming and brightening all skin types, even extra sensitive skin including rosacea and acne. Its advanced formulation of lactic acid and retinol, along with a host of polyphenols, antioxidants, vitamins, humectants and brightening ingredients, improves the texture of skin, and also helps correct many types of skin discoloration.

  Ultra Peel II   $90, Add to any peel-$35
This advanced hydrating treatment will encourage additional flaking and peeling, and may be used alone or on top of any other PCA Professional chemical peel to produce a tightening and brightening effect. It is a cream mask containing natural phytohormones which plump, hydrate and moisturize aging skin. The retinol (vitamin A) content helps increase cell turnover to keep skin looking fresh, while vitamin C strengthens the skin by helping to increase the skin’s collagen and elastin network. Ultra Peel II works well on all skin types and conditions.

Salicylic Acid Treatments
The keratolytic action of these treatments helps to smooth surface texture, clear blocked follicles and reduce the incidence of breakouts. Ideal for acne prone skin and no preconditioning required before these treatments.

  Clarifying Mask Treatment - $80
This 20% salicylic acid blend of cherry extract and other natural ingredients makes this an ideal choice for helping to improve acne, breakout-prone skin, and sluggish, dull complexions.  Its exfoliating, antibacterial and anti-inflammatory benefits refine skin texture and bring new brightness and freshness to the skin.  

  Pumpkin Peel  - $100
PCA Professional Pumpkin Peel Treatment is a powerful antioxidant treatment that brightens and rejuvenates the skin. Pumpkin contains the highest concentration of salicylic acid of any plant, which provides the Pumpkin Peel Treatment with potent skin smoothing and pore clearing action. It also offers more than 100 beneficial components including the highest concentration of vitamins A, C and beta-carotene found in any other fruit or vegetable. The treatment has simultaneous actions; it exfoliates and draws impurities out of the skin while introducing vitamins, enzymes and nutrition. This treatment is also great for smoothing the skin, as the naturally occurring salicylic acid in pumpkin removes the dead surface cells that cause rough texture. The skin will have a healthy glow following this treatment.

Oxygenating & Detoxifying Treatments - Non Peel

  Detox Gel Deep Pore Treatment - $80, Add a Microdermabrasion for $50
The active blend of lactic, glycolic, and salicylic acids effectively penetrates pores to dissolve impactions and blackheads, kill bacteria, reduce inflammation and remove excess cell debris to leave the skin hydrated, purified and clear.  This gentle, deep pore cleansing treatment provides strong antibacterial and antioxidant action.

  Oxygenating Trio  - $80, Add a Microdermabrasion for $50, or Add another Peel for $40
This is an antioxidant therapy to correct and prevent free radical damage as oxidative and environmental stress of skin is on of the more significant contributors to the aging process.  This treatment helps stimulate respiration and circulation within the skin, rejuvenating sluggish, stressed skin as it draws oxygen to the skins surface, resulting in a radiant, healthy look.  Pregnant and lactating women may have this treatment done! 

Body Treatments
In the constant battle against the aging process, PCA SKIN believes it is just as important to treat the skin on the body, as well as the face, in order to look your best and keep your body’s largest organ functioning at peak performance. PCA SKIN has developed a chemical peel treatment combining novel ingredients with an elegant application technique to make all over skin beauty within reach. Body treatments are an excellent choice for treating hands, arms, legs, feet, chest and back. 

  Smoothing body peel Treatment - $150 to $300.00 (depending on area treated)
This researched and tested two-step treatment is formulated with potent yet skin friendly ingredients that will even discoloration while smoothing and brightening the skin. Step 1 Pre-Peel Accelerator Mask provides nourishing ingredients that soften and hydrate the skin’s surface. Then step 2 Smoothing Body Peel combines TCA, lactic acid and salicylic acid to affect dramatic changes in the skin’s appearance and texture. An excellent choice for treating rough, dehydrated, and sun-damaged skin on the arms, legs, chest, hands, and feet.

*Prices are subject to change and vary depending on amount of layers and customized protocol used during treatment.  All prices are discussed prior to treatment.
At Evolution Medical Spa, we use PCA Skin chemical peel treatments, which combine exfoliating acids, tyrosinase inhibitors and skin strengthening agents to provide maximum benefits with minimal discomfort and little to no downtime.  The synergistic effect of their ingredients provides corrective and nutritive benefits, while exfoliating the surface of the skin to help minimize fine lines and wrinkles, and even skin tone. The naturally occurring ingredients in PCA SKIN™ products loosen dead cells from your skin’s surface, revealing new, healthy cells, for smooth, radiant, glowing skin. Ask us to create a customized treatment plan that will address your personal skin care needs. When carefully selected at your consultation, customized to fit your skin’s unique needs, and combined with PCA Skin daily care products, our professional treatment options will help you achieve healthy and beautiful results!
Common myths about peels

The experts at PCA Skin have devoted over two decades to the development of highly effective peels that safely treat all skin types.  PCA Skin peels are essential to overall skin health and provide added nutrients for faster, more dramatic results.

Having a peel is painful and
makes your face look red, 
flaky, and unsightly until the
peeling is done.

My face gets red and sings
when I apply products at
home, so my skin is too 
sensitive for a chemical peel.

Peels are only for people
with severe skin concerns,
like acne,hyperpigmentation,
and deep wrinkles.
 PCA Skin peels typically cause little
to no discomfort, minimal visible 
 exfoliation and your skin will be 
 glowing and healthy- looking 
           following treatment.

 Our wide range of peels offer benefits
for all skin types--even the most
sensitive. Your PCA Skin certified 
professional will choose the formula
           best suited for your skin.

 While PCA Skin peels do effectively
treat all skin concerns, they are also
great options for maintaining skin
health and help to prevent visible
Evolution Medical Spa of NCMC
1106 Bigler Avenue
Northern Cambria, PA

Phone: 814-948-5444
E-mail: ncmc@msn.com