At Tessa Stevens we use OBAGI to treat ACNE grade 4 plus as well as very stubborn HYPER-PIGMENTATION (inc MELASMA).
Our staff are fully trained in OBAGI skincare. We offer consultations and can provide you with any prescriptive products to suit your skincare needs.
£50.00 (refundable against a treatment)
Prescription fee (if any prescriptive products are required)
£15.00 per prescription
Obagi consultations are required as it is a fully prescriptive range which treats these concerns much faster and effectively.
The Nu-Derm® System is the physician-dispensed, skin care system that can actually transform your skin at the cellular level. By addressing the signs of photodamage and restoring the healthy function of your skin cells, this system is clinically proven to result in younger- and healthier-looking skin.
OBAGI Medical has been specifically formulated to transform the skin from within. OBAGIMedical Products result in younger, healthier looking skin. The OBAGI Medial Product range helps reduce the visible signs of ageing such as fine-lines, wrinkles, melasma (dark sports), hyper-pigmentation, laxity and uneven texture. Contained in the range there are also a number of products designed to treat adult acne
OBAGI CLENZIderm M.D™ Systems are the only prescription based acne treatments that contain a patented, soluble form of 5% benzoyl peroxide (BPO) which being more easily absorbed by the skin, has been clinically proven to penetrate the follicles for effective reduction in both P. acnes bacteria and associated lesions.
A quick, superficial salicylic acid-based facial peel that exfoliates and helps improve overall complexion. It provides tighter, smoother, brighter-looking skin after just 1 use. A series of 4 – 6 peels provide the best results
Frequently asked questions
OBAGI Blue Peel Radiance is an addition to the OBAGI medical range. It contains a unique blend of salicylic, Glycolic and Lactic acid to provide a gentle but effective peel, resulting in tighter, smoother, brighter looking skin immediately after just one use. Salicylic acid based peels are used to improve patient outcomes for a range of skin conditions, including acne, photo damage and melasma. Blue Peel Radiance effectively exfoliates the uppermost damaged skin layers, leaving your skin fresh, renewed and radiant.
OBAGI Blue Peel Radiance can improve your skins look, texture, and feel in a matter of minutes.
Superficial exfoliation, with little to no downtime.
Provides instant Radiance, tighter, smoother, brighter looking skin after just 1 treatment although a series of 4 to 6 peels provides best overall results. It is particularly effective, in the treatment of photo damage, and results in an overall improvement in the texture and tone. It may also be beneficial in the treatment of darker skin pigmentary changes.
A patch test application of the peel solution is be applied on a small area of the skin before proceeding to a large area.
After the skin is prepared by cleansing with OBAGI Nu Derm Gentle Cleanser and Obagi Prep Solution, the 3 layers of Blue Peel radiance are applied systematically. The peel is left on for 12 minutes before it is removed with the OBAGI Nu Derm Gentle Cleanser and cool water. OBAGI hydrate and Spf Sunshield is then applied.
During your consultation, your therapists will advise you on which treatments and which products you should avoid using prior to the treatment.
Your therapists will support you with any aftercare required. Mild peeling and redness is normal.
- Use sunscreen with an SPF of at least 30 at all times, especially for the week post peel. Recommend Sunshield SPF50
- Hydrate or Hydrate Luxe can be used as a moisturise
- Avoid direct sun exposure
- Treat the skin gently
- Do NOT exfoliate or pick at peeling skin
- Do NOT wax or use any form of hair removal during the peeling stage
- Avoid AHAs & BHAs, retinoids, facial products containing fragrance for 1-week post peel
Not in the first 6 weeks (Reactive Phase). After this, just make sure the patient stops the use of Exfoderm, Tretinoin/Blend 3 days’ prior
Yes, but stop the use of Exfoliating day lotion 3 days prior to the peel due to the Glycolic and Lactic acid content.
You can have a Blue Peel Radiance peel when using CLENZIderm. Simply stop the use of “active” products 3 days prior to the peel. This includes all 3 products in the system. Normal protocol can resume 48 hours after application if the skin can tolerate.