Skin Treatments FAQ

Lactic Peel

Lactic Acids occur naturally in certain plants and fruits. History suggests that these “fruit acids” have been used for hundreds of years as moisturisers and skin fresheners. Over the last 10 years, medical research has advanced our understanding of these acids and allowed us to create better formulations of these products. Read More…

Mandelic Acid Peel

Mandelic acid in its natural state is derived bitter almonds (the name is derived from the German “Mandel” for “almond”). Ultraceuticals uses a 100% synthetic form of Mandelic Acid at 40% strength. It is an Alpha Hydroxy Acid (AHA) which helps to efficiently eliminate dead skin cells, with a benefit of a BHA (Beta Hydroxy Acid) which assists to counteract excess lipids on the skin, unblock pores and activate the skin’s natural regeneration cycle. Read More…

Microdermabrasion

Ultra Skin Resurfacing – Microdermabrasion is a medical technique to help remove dead skin cells which leaves the skin feeling smooth supple and vibrant. This treatment is used on both the face and body to improve the overall look, feel, texture and tone of the skin. This treatment assists in smoothing fine lines, reducing hyperpigmentation, refining large pores and helps to soften acne scarring. Read More…

UltraSonophoresis is a non-invasive device used within a professional Ultraceuticals treatment to increases the absorption of skincare products applied to the skin.
The Ultra Sonophoresis treatment optimises the absorption of active ingredients into the skin using ultrasonic vibrations. Using Sonophoresis to infuse products from the Ultraceuticals range increases product absorption by several thousand fold giving intense absorption of the ingredients resulting in healthy, great looking skin. Read More…

Vita Peel

VitaPeel is a modified ‘Jessner’ formula. Jessner is named after Max Jessner the original formulator of this Peel. VitaPeel will help improve the appearance of hyperpigmentation, sun damaged and aged skins. VitaPeel can also be used as an effective treatment for acne-prone skins. This peel combines both Alpha Hydroxy Acid (AHA) which helps to efficiently eliminate dead skin cells, with a benefit of a BHA (Beta Hydroxy Acid) which assists to counteract express lipids on the skin, unblock pores and activate the skin’s natural regeneration cycle. Read More…

A-Zyme

Ultraceuticals A-Zyme Peel combines B 1% Retinol with 6% Bromelain. Retinol is one of the most effective ingredients available for the care of skin that is showing visible signs of ageing, especially photoageing or sun damage. With a good course of stabilised and effective retinol based skin treatments, ageing skin can be expected to show significant visible improvements in the appearance of the skin texture, tone and fine lines. Retinol is also highly effective for the treatment of acne concerns as it helps to normalise oil flow and dramatically reduce dead cell build up . Bromelain has been used for centuries as an anti-inflammatory agent, more often today it is known as a proteolytic enzyme that has the ability to digest dead proteins and skin cells without harming living cells. Read More…

The Ultra Brightening Accelerator Mask contains a powerful blend of 8 skin brightening agents and skin exfoliating ingredients. The ingredients in the Ultra Brightening Accelerator Mask work to rapidly break down melanin within the skin and accelerate the removal of hyperpigmentation.
This unique mask treatment has been developed specifically for use within the treatment room to work in conjunction with a home care program. It has shown to visibly diminish mild to advanced pigmentation and helps minimise future skin discolouration. This is an ideal complement to a course of peels or an alternative to a peel for clients seeking a different treatment option which offers less downtime. Read More…

Direct Needle Therapy

Direct Needle Therapy is a skin rejuvenation treatment that helps you restore collagen and elastin through a natural healing process. Ultra fine, medical grade needles are passed vertically across the skin creating multiple skin punctures that induce a wound healing response to stimulate new collagen and elastin production. This will also assist in breaking down existing scar tissue and encourage further and better healing of acne scars and fine wrinkles so skin texture will be refined. Skin needling also helps repair stretch marks and surgical scars. Read More…