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Anti-Aging Chemical Peels

If your skin is dry, unevenly pigmented, or damaged, anti-aging chemical peels at our Torrance med spa can restore clarity, life, and radiance to your complexion. At South Bay Plastic Surgeons, we perform a range of chemical peels for our clients from the Hermosa Beach, Manhattan Beach, and Redondo Beach areas. These treatments are designed to help various skin types with varying degrees of intensity as needed.

Chemical Peels

Illuminize Peel

The Illuminize Peel from SkinMedica® is one of the gentlest peels our office performs. It is perfect for first-time chemical-peel patients, people with sensitive skin or mild skin imperfections, and anyone looking for brighter, more radiant skin with no downtime.

Vitalize Peel

The Vitalize Peel from SkinMedica uses the benefits of alpha hydroxy acids to provide a strong, but gentle treatment. After just 1 peel, you will notice improvement in your skin’s texture and tone, lessening of fine lines and hyperpigmentation, and a healthier, more youthful appearance with little to no downtime. The Vitalize Peel is great for all skin types and gentle enough to use every 3 weeks for maximum benefits and glowing, healthy skin.

Rejuvenize Peel

The Rejuvenize Peel by SkinMedica is the strongest of the 3. The Rejuvenize peel permeates deep into the topmost layers of the skin. It thoroughly removes the visible layer of skin, causing it to flake away to reveal the younger, healthier, and clearer skin below. This peel penetrates deeply and is intended to treat moderate to severe skin imperfections such as sun damage, melasma, acne scarring, and fine wrinkles in as little as 1 treatment. This peel is great for most skin types. Downtime consisting of sensitized peeling skin can last for approximately 5 to 7 days.

Stimulator Peel

The Stimulator Peel by ZO® Skin Health is the perfect “red carpet” peel with no downtime. This peel is a combination of lactic, citric, and salicylic acid gentle yet strong enough to exfoliate the skin and stimulate cellular turnover to improve skin tone, texture, and clarity. The combination of alpha hydroxy acids this peel contains is great for all skin types and is specifically helpful in reducing the appearance of age spots and hyperpigmentation, softening fine lines and wrinkles, and even treating acneic skin.

ZO Three Step Peel

The ZO Three Step Peel is an innovative, in-office chemical exfoliation followed by an at-home treatment to combat the signs of skin aging. This peel is ideal for treating melasma, sun damage, fine lines, uneven texture, large pores, dull skin, and acne. Key ingredient retinol, also known as vitamin A, improves overall skin health by stimulating proper cellular function at the dermal layer while simultaneously repairing damage at the epidermal level. Moderate peeling can last for up to 6 days, resulting in renewed, healthier-looking skin and a more uniform complexion.

Radiance Peel

The ZO Radiance Peel offers a unique blend of acids to provide gentle yet effective resurfacing. Ingredients such as salicylic acid, glycolic acid, lactic acid, and calming botanicals such as willow bark and licorice root help to eliminate blemishes, acne scars, wrinkles, uneven pigmentation, and sun damage while improving overall texture and tone. These dead cells are replaced by healthier ones, allowing the skin’s own clarity and tightness to resurface.

MicroPeel 20

SkinCeuticals’® MicroPeel is a clinical strength chemical peel solution using 20% glycolic acid and vitamin C to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, hyperpigmentation, laxity, dullness, and imperfections. This peel removes a micro-thin top layer of the epidermis. This layer of the skin consists of clogged pores that obstruct the development of healthy, beautiful skin.

MicroPeel Plus

SkinCeuticals’ MicroPeel Plus is a unique 1-step treatment of chemical exfoliation designed to reduce acne and help correct post-inflammatory pigmentation and environmental skin damage. MicroPeel plus is formulated with a combination of salicylic acid & glycolic acid. The salicylic acid refines pores, helps control acne, reduces oil production, and removes excess skin cells and skin debris. Glycolic acid aids in improvement of rough texture, blotchiness, and uneven skin tone.

MicroPeel Sensitive

Skinceuticals’ MicroPeel Senstive is the optimal chemical peel for first-time peel patients, patients with sensitive, dull, dry skin, or someone that needs a little freshening up before an event. This gentle combination of 2% lactic acid, niacin, and usnic acid is suitable for all skin types. MicroPeel Sensitive can be performed every 2 to 4 weeks.

Pigment Balancing

SkinCeuticals’ Pigment Balancing mask contains a mixture of a glycolic acids and l-ascorbic acid. When mixed, this solution becomes a medium-depth peel which is specifically designed to dramatically lighten dark spots and refine uneven skin tone and texture of sun damaged skin. This treatment does not contain hydroquinone but has similar effectiveness to prescription strength 4% HQ. For the best results, combine this treatment with SkinCeuticals’ Pigment Regulator or other medical grade hydroquinone prescriptions.

Advanced Corrective Peel

Formulated with an exclusive blend of clinical grade acids and maximized concentration of phenylethyl resorcinol, the Advanced Corrective Peel dramatically diminishes the appearance of discoloration, while smoothing texture and refining the appearance of pores, to restore a brighter, more clarified skin tone.

The Perfect Derma Peel

The Perfect Derma Peel is a unique peel that combines glutathione, kojic acid, TCA, retinoic acid, phenol, salicylic acid, and vitamin C. Alone, the ingredients are powerful, but the combination of these gold standard ingredients delivers amazing results. This peel is painless, and in some circumstances requires no skin pre-treating. Moderate peeling can last anywhere from 5 to 7 days. “Boosters” can be added to the peel solution to strengthen the ingredients and deliver better results for more severe skin conditions.

A Reputation Built on Results

You deserve the highest caliber of service, care, and results, and at South Bay Plastic Surgeons, we're committed to providing all that and more. But don't take our word for it—see for yourself what our actual patients have to say about their experiences with us.

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5.0/5
Nov 11, 2020
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This office is so professional and friendly!! Great staff, beautiful office and top of the line treatments
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5.0/5
Nov 11, 2020
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Love the Spa and Freda ~ I purchased the VIP membership about a year ago, Freda has been giving me my facials every month which I look so forward to. All the benefits of having the VIP membership is worth every penny!! Stephanie has been doing my injections and now laser treatments for about 6 months now and absolutely love my visits with her!! She’s amazing! Highly recommend The Spa at South Bay Plastic Surgery!!
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5.0/5
Nov 7, 2020
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I had my first experience with Botox and Nancy was the sweetest! Totally informative, and the process was painless. Highly recommend Nancy
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5.0/5
Nov 4, 2020
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Awesome service! The ladies there are always professional. Sahara and Nancy are the best!
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Oct 29, 2020
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Had an amazing experience getting both skin care treatments and injectables! Love all the providers and can’t say enough good things. My skin has transformed!
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5.0/5
Oct 8, 2020
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Stephanie is my “go to”! She is the best! If you’re thinking about injections or fillers but you’re on the fence, see her!! She is so knowledgeable and good at what she does. You won’t be disappointed! I have recommended numerous friends to her and they have all been thrilled with her services! A++++
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5.0/5
Sep 8, 2020
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I saw Nancy to get filler for the first time. She was so thorough about talking to me about what I was looking for, how to achieve my results, providing options. We settled on a plan of a combo of Kybella and filler and I'm already excited about the results. Also she is fantastic about giving injections - there is no pain!
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5.0/5
Jul 6, 2020
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Clean office! Great customer service
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5.0/5
Jul 4, 2020
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I'm so happy I found this place. I got some under-eye fillers and botox with RN Nancy. She's amazing, she did an amazing job and she is very kind. I purchased the 6 month VIP express facial, Frida did my facial and she is amazing! Great staff 🙂
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5.0/5
Jun 27, 2020
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The staff is friendly and professional. Nancy knows exactly what my skin needs, and is very gentle. I had a Clear and Brilliant treatment with Nancy recently, I looked at myself tonight and really noticed my skin glowing! Thanks, Nancy!
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5.0/5
Jun 25, 2020
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I’ve been coming to Stephanie for Botox for the last two years. At 1st I was scared because I didn’t want to appear overly done. Stephanie was patient with me and calmed my nerves by explaining the process & her expertise with the different patient preferences. She does such a wonderful job and her bedside manner is the best! She is currently giving me laser treatments. I’m on my 3rd session and I the outcome so far is better than I imagined! Going to Stephanie was the best decision I’ve made on my journey to self care & improvement. I obviously highly recommend her & you will too!
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5.0/5
Jun 18, 2020
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I'm really happy with my laser hair removal treatment done by Nancy. She was very informative and made me feel very comfortable. She went over the area thoroughly and was super professional! The spa was very clean and all the staff was very friendly.
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5.0/5
Jun 18, 2020
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Nurse Stephanie Lapham is the best ! Undergoing any aesthetic treatment requires a great deal of trust in your provider. As a patient of Stephanie's for about 3 years, I have received almost all treatments provided and always walk out of the office with AMAZING RESULTS and confidence. Stephanie always gives her honest and expert opinion. She takes her time to listen to what you want to aesthetically achieve both short and long term, educates you on all your options to make the best-informed decision (no surprises), and takes her time with a gentle hand in all treatments I have received. Not only is Stephanie a master at her craft and knowledgeable in the newest techniques, she's also the sweetest most genuine person. The staff is also amazing. I can always count on Camille, Elizabeth, and Sahara for all pre/post treatment questions, products, and follow up. They are very knowledgeable, always aware of my treatment plan, and are so patient in accommodating my busy schedule. I highly recommend Stephanie to all my friends and colleagues because I know they will be in great hands.
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Mar 25, 2020
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After being diagnosed with Breast Cancer and have a lot of treatments and surgeries my Plastic Surgeon Dr. Burrel who did an excellent Breast reconstruction referred me to Valerie Gilbert the Best Tatto Artist to be the cherry on top the FINEST touch to my breast... She is very nice, funny, kind, caring and really sweet person; and also she makes you feel like home.. She is a Specialist on Permanent Areola Repigmentation And Nipple Restoration.... and I don't have words to describe the AMAZING JOB she made for me.... She is very Professional and take very seriously her Job... what else can I say she's an Angel from Heaven... I'm so thankful that God is taking care on me and I can see it in all the Angels He has been sent to my life and definitely Valerie you're one of them... Thank you Valerie for you work of Excellence! ... God Bless you Always!...
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5.0/5
Jan 18, 2020
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I love this place Nancy is the best she’s the only one I trust with my face. I always feel great after each visit. I highly recommend her.
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5.0/5
May 25, 2019
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I have been a client of Angelique George for 10 years. I would not think of going to anyone else but her. She is caring, professional and knows the in's and outs of the business and the best products to use. She is also very gentle, sincere and knows how to guide one when issues come up. She truly loves her work and is very dedicated to it and her clients. She gives more than 100 percent at every session and makes you feel so comfortable. I recommend her highly.
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Mar 27, 2019
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Michelle Florez is absolutely fantastic. She is an expert at what she does. She explains exactly everything to you clearly and precisely. She is very knowledgeable and takes what she does with pride. I have never had a negative experience the 6 years that i have been coming to the spa. Besides being an expert she is very professional, uplifting, positive and honest. She does not push products or procedures. She only gives suggestions once she is asked by the client. I could write pages on Michelle. All in all she is the best! I am so lucky to have found her.
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5.0/5
Mar 14, 2019
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I've been coming to this Spa for a year now! I was always concern with my skin but never knew the actions to take. Everyone here has made me feel so comfortable in taking these steps. I've done multiple peels and facials with the different Estheticians who have been so sweet and always make me feel so relaxed.. my skin care has improved so much and I see such a change in my acne and texture! I also have done injectable treatments here, the nurses are exceptional and put me at ease!
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5.0/5
Oct 31, 2018
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Michelle Florez is fabulous! I was a very late starter to getting anything done on my face. I was terrified because Im very sensitive to chemicals and I really cant handle pain. I also am not a fan of the look of over done plastic surgery or over injected faces. No frozen face or big lips wanted by me. But I also wanted to look my best, and also as natural as Possible, and with as little pain and down time as possible. Microneedling with stem cells is amazing! Michelle listens and is very careful to do what I am comfortable with. She is extremely professional, patient, honest and really experienced. On top of that she is a true artist. It’s Obvious by the beautiful and careful work she does. I even had a pretty bad aliergic reaction (to products after a treatment I think I’m allergic to retinol) one time and the way Michelle handled it and checked on me, made me confident that I would be coming back to her no matter what. I could not Recommend her more highly if you want anything cosmetic done to your face. And the spa itself is very nice, very well run and I am a very happy client. Thanks to Michelie!
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5.0/5
Oct 11, 2018
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This morning I had a facial with Frida at the new location of the Spa at SBPS. The facility is nice and bright with an open, contemporary feeling. Frida was very attentive and kind, making sure I felt comfortable. The whole experience was so relaxing. I would definitely recommend the Spa at SBPS.
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5.0/5
Jun 30, 2018
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I have been waiting years to really take care of myself putting others wishes ahead of me...when i finally decided to go foward with the consultation i had the kindest most Sensitive nurse in Lou...she made me feel confident in my choices and the results are amazing! LOVE U LOU! 💟💟💟💟💟 P.S. the office staff is the best!💟
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5.0/5
Jun 13, 2018
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Lou was gentle and the injections were painless! She was good about making sure I was doing okay throughout the treatment...highly recommended!!
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5.0/5
Mar 2, 2018
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Great service from the Spa - and from Lou. Would highly recommend.
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5.0/5
Feb 11, 2018
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Frida always makes my skin feel and look great after a facial. Thank you Frida!
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5.0/5
Feb 9, 2018
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*SBPS AESTHETIC INSTITUTE SUITE 302 Getting a Breast Augmentation was something that I have always wanted to do. Being in the foster care system taught me to be an independent woman, and as a part of that, I sought out to fix something about myself I was never truly comfortable with. It didn’t take long to find the perfect match for me. Once I found my team, I didn’t think twice. To Rachel the “Bra Fitter”, thank you for always making me feel comfortable during those awkward times of the fittings, and ensuring me that I was always in good hands. If they had a sales position for your job, you would be the best, and your communication was unparalleled. To Dr. Burrell the “Mastermind”, thank you for helping me trust doctors again. I trusted you implicitly with every direction that we took. You are so skilled in what you do and the passion you have for your job shows in every conversation we had. To Krishna the “Sweetest Receptionist”, thank you for welcoming me with open arms. I have had so many horrible interactions when it came to doctors’ offices, and your awesome smile made me feel like home. I never knew offices like yours could be so welcoming. Though you are the first face everyone sees when you walk in, I am honored that you took so much time out of your day to check in on me. To Olga the “Unbelievable Recovery Nurse”, thank you for walking me through my day-of procedures and what to expect. You handled my fear of needles like a champ, and I know I am not easy to deal with when it comes to “the poke”. I was so nervous before, but your calming bedside manner made me feel as though I was talking to my very own best friend. To Dr. Patel the “Vein Champagne Supplier”, thank you for being by my side. You knew exactly what to say to keep me calm. Our pre-operation call was like speaking to someone’s mother. You walked me through everything step by step and knowing you were by my side during the surgery made it all the more easy! To Chelsea the “Nurse with the biggest smile”, thank you for keeping my emotions high. Your demeanor made me feel so comfortable! Last but not least, to Cara the “Raddest Nurse”. How could you forget a girl like her? She was amazing. From the moment she walked in the room, I knew I was in good hands. You were so gentle, and I could tell you cared. It’s often easy to forget about all the people that made this happen, and if I did, I apologize-must be the drugs!  I am beyond thrilled with everything so far, and even more, I am so happy to have been surrounded by such amazing people throughout this journey. If you are looking for a place to go, this is the absolute best choice in the South Bay! -Madison Lucci
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Dec 21, 2016
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I loved The Spa at South Bay Plastic Surgeons! This is a true medical spa- the results in my skin are truly amazing. I had tiny little red veins around my nose and they were zapped away with a laser. My eyebrows have been disappearing and now they beautifully frame my face and tattooing them was the best decision I've ever made. I'm so glad I went here as the results are so natural but it took ten years off! Also, I got great advice on products and have notice an amazing improvement in my skin tone and trxture which I did not expect after only a few weeks of use. I will go back for BOTOX and some other things as they are true medical professionals and their expertise is obvious.

Facials

HydraFacial®

The HydraFacial treatment is one of the newest advances in noninvasive skin resurfacing. HydraFacial is the only hydradermabrasion procedure that combines cleansing, exfoliation, chemical exfoliation, extractions, and hydration while simultaneously infusing antioxidants, resulting in clearer, more beautiful skin with no discomfort or downtime. The HydraFacial treatment improves the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, congested and enlarged pores, oily or acne-prone skin, hyperpigmentation, and brown spots. It is suitable for all skin types.

Standard Facial

During the 60-minute facial, our focus will be on correction. Our skin therapists will start with a skin analysis to determine what can be improved. We use a number of different modalities and techniques such as sonic cleansing, double exfoliation, extractions, pressure point massage, lymphatic drainage, LED therapy, and skin-specific serums and treatment masks. Each facial is customized for different skin types.

Express Facial

All the benefits included in a regular facial condensed into 30 minutes. Perfect before a night out or during a long work day, this facial includes a double cleanse, exfoliation, extractions, and a luxury treatment mask to help bring back your healthy glow with no downtime. We recommend facials every 4 to 6 weeks to maintain healthy, youthful skin.
For more skin rejuvenation options, you may consider microdermabrasion or CO2 fractional resurfacing.
If you would like to learn more about anti-aging chemical peels in Torrance, request a consultation online, or call South Bay Plastic Surgeons at (310) 784-0644 and one of our helpful staff members will schedule your appointment.

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