Skin Peeling Treatment

A facial peel is a specialised medical lotion which, when applied to the surface of the skin, intensively exfoliates the skin by removing the outer surface to unveil a fresh layer of new skin. This type of treatment is popular with all skin types and of all ages.

Photo of woman with red spots on face before skin peel treatment
Side and front views of face after treatment

Results after 3 superficial peels and use of Glo Therapeutic products.

We provide a selection of peels which have qualities that cater for a particular skin problem. Such features include fine lines, mild scarring, certain forms of acne, hyperpigmentation, congestion and dehydrated skin.

The majority of these peels predominantly target the facial area to improve skin complexion, treat skin conditions and provide anti-ageing benefits. Our products are pharmaceutical graded and medical strength that target multiple skin conditions using natural fruit acids and highly concentrated ingredients, as well as antioxidants, to ensure healthier skin with instant noticeable results.

Some treatments can be combined with microdermabrasion to give maximum results.

Our therapists are fully trained and sympathetic to any skin condition you may be suffering with, whether it is Rosacea acne, sun damage or ageing for example. We are here to advise and provide you with information regarding homecare products and what treatments will be best suited to you and your skin.

Exclusive hand and foot treatment including Lactic Peel

  • Conditioning milk cleanse
  • Microdermabrasion to remove dead skin cells
  • Brightening polish
  • Lactic Peel

This helps to rehydrate the skin leaving you with beautifully soft hands and feet – £40.

Modified Jessner 14%

Contains effective acids designed to transform skin, reducing the appearance of melasma, freckles and acne. This chemical exfoliation is suitable for a mature, acneic, pigmented skin type. It will help to reduce fine lines and wrinkles and strengthen the skin. Directed by a medical professional.

TCA (Trichloroacetic Acid)

The TCA peel is a more intense, deeper peel that can only be done every 3 months. This medical skin exfoliation is recommended for oily skin, aging skin, sun damaged skin or uneven skin tone and texture. It will also improve the appearance of lines and wrinkles. We offer a £125 course of 3 sessions with a homecare kit (worth £200). Directed by a medical professional. Suitable for all skin types.

Flower Enzyme

Revitalizes the skin with fruit enzymes that gently remove superficial dead skin cells. Flower extracts contribute mild organic acids to gently stimulate and tone skin while providing antioxidant protection. We recommend this peel if you’re experiencing dry, dull, uneven skin tone. Suitable for all skin types, including sensitive skin.

Lactic Peel 15%

An antioxidant-rich cocktail of berries that provide anti-inflammatory benefits to smooth, hydrate and brighten the skin. Suitablefor dry, dehydrated, pigmented, mature and slightly sensitive skin types. This facial uses mulbelly, bilberry and blueberry which offer a deep exfoliating action whilst maintaining moisture within the skin leaving a smoother, more plump look and reduced fine lines.


This facial uses fruit enzymes and salicylic acid to help break down dead cells for a smoother clearer skin. Also helps to reduce the production of oil – making it a perfect treatment for combination to oily skin tones with congestion, dehydrated skin or acne prone skin. May take up to three days to see full results.

Salicylic 30%

A rejuvenating facial that deeply cleanses pores with the help of cranberry, bio astin and totarol. Deeply cleanses pores with antiseptic properties. Treats oily, congested and acne-prone skin and balances the complexion.


Suitable for oily, problematic, sun damaged and mature skin. The citric fruit acids effectively rejuvenate, repair and regenerates damaged skin. Helps soften fine lines, uneven tone and texture. Glycolic 30% will take 0 – 5 days rejuvenation, 60% may take up to 10 days.

Advanced Rosacea and Acne Treatment

Oxygenising Oxygen treatment is scientifically proven to be highly effecting in improving the appearance of acne and rosacea. It reduces redness and soothes inflamed skin.

For Rosacea oxygen has been found to be very effective in controlling bacteria associated with demodex, follicularum, the common skin mite often prominent in individuals suffering from rosacea. This treatment is helpful in controlling the susceptibility to infection and further redness.

Patient Reviews

amiee boswell

Hi, I just wanted to send in a picture of before and after having facial peels done at aesthetics of Essex! I couldn't be more happy with the way my skin has improved. Thank you so much! x

Amiee Boswell 1st July 2018

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“love the clinic it’s a pleasure to visit everytime”
The whole team are exceptional ....1st class treatments with great results, it is a true credit to Amanda having such a great team

Peter Rouse 20/11/2016 2nd December 2016

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My face is 100% better since my peel! Can't recommend it enough After all the stress of losing my father in law in last few weeks it's still glowing! Normally a bit of stress sends my skin haywire! Thanks girls xxx

Marie Buckingham 1st July 2016

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I have had several treatments, laser thread vein, laser tattoo removal, microdermabrasion, chemical peels, and the results are unbelievable. I truly recommend this clinic as it has so many treatments to offer. The staff are so customer focused, the minute you walk through the door you are greeted with such warmth and friendliness. The clinic has a high professional standard so go along and see for yourself.

Peter 1st July 2016

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Treatment Costs
Includes free consultation

Modified Jessner – £85
TCA – £450
Facial – £28 – £45
Flower Enzyme – £45 – £60
Lactic Peel – £55 – £70
Enzyme – £55 – £70
Salicylic – £55 – £70
Glycolic – £55 – £70
Rosacea & Acne – £85

Frequently Asked Questions

Will a chemical peel help my skin?
A chemical peel is a procedure that rejuvenates skin. Most individuals find benefit from the application of glycolic acid. In almost all cases, patients will notice a improved vitality of skin.

How long will the treatment take?
It will vary between peels; however most will last up to 30 minutes.

Is a chemical peel painful?
No. There is a mild degree of “tingling” or a slightly itchy sensation while the glycolic acid is in contact with the skin. Upon neutralizing the peel, the skin feels fresh and smooth without discomfort.

What is the most common peel treatment?
Glycolic Acid – probably due to the fact that all skin types benefit from Glycolic Acid – is the most commonly recognized chemical peel solution. Salicylic Acid is also very common for use in acne treatments.