Similar to any other chemical peel application, we cleanse the skin and apply the formula. Strength is generally based on the severity of your acne or pigmentation. Many of our facials and peels also use a combination of salicylic acid and glycolic acid. These acids main purpose is the treatment of acne by cleansing the skin, resurfacing acne bumps & blemishes, and penetrating deep into the skin to kill harmful bacteria and other irritants that can cause acne. There are many other benefits that come with having a peel done such as treatment for pigmentation and skin discoloration, age and sun spots, and glowing skin!