What is a VI Peel? The Benefits and Side Effects You Should Know About
You’ve cleansed, toned, moisturized, and sun-screened routinely for six months straight. You may have even invested in facials, tried an at-home microcurrent device, or derma-rolled through gritted teeth (please, collagen, appear overnight). And yet, somehow, your skin just doesn’t glow from the inside out as you’ve always dreamed it would when you said, “I do.” Time to give up? Not so fast, we sought out Melissa Doft, M.D., a board-certified plastic surgeon and clinical assistant professor of surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College to get the low down on the VI Peel, a light chemical peel that removes the damaged outer layers of skin for a smoother texture and game-changing glow.