Services

Chemical Peels

Chemical Peel is a treatment used to improve skin texture, firmness, and tone. Peels can drastically improve acne prone skin and reduce pore size. During the procedure an acid is applied to the skin that lowers the pH that loosens the connection between dead skin cells. The superficial layers of the dead skin peel off which reveals a more radiant complexion.

Chemical Peel FAQ

Is it painful?

Most clients feel a warm or tingling sensation on the skin that generally is tolerated very well.

What skin conditions can be treated?

Chemical peels are beneficial for the following skin conditions and concerns:

  • Acne prone skin
  • Aging, fine lines and wrinkles
  • Uneven texture and tone
  • Hyperpigmentation
  • Dry, flakey, dull skin

How long does the procedure take?

Treatments typically take approximately 45 minutes.

How many treatments are required?

Treatments vary depending on individual concerns and previous treatments, during your skin consultation this will be discussed to come up with a plan made for you.

When can I exercise again post peel?

Please do not exercise for 2 days post peel.

Pricing

Single treatment $125 + HST

Package of two treatments $225 + HST

Package of three treatments $300 + HST

Each AlumierMD peel includes a post procedure skin care routine

 

Microneedling

Microneedling promotes skin repair and reduces the appearance of wrinkles and scarring with the Dermaroller Collagen Induction Therapy. We use the highest quality, medical grade sterile needles, which are optimally placed for precision penetration and maximum safety. Dermastamp causes minimally invasive precision micro-injuries without causing ablative damage. The puncturing triggers the healing cascade that triggers the constrruction of new tissue by stimulating healthy cell regeneration in precision-targeted areas. Our Dermaroller by DermaSpark is licensed by Health Canada and the Gold Standard in microneedling to provide you with the safest most efficient service.

Microneedling FAQ

Is this procedure suitable for all skin tones?

Yes, this procedure is suitable for all skin tones.

Is it painful?

Prior to the procedure we apply a numbing cream which allows for a more comfortable experience much like an exfoliation treatment.

How soon after my treatment can I return to my daily activity?

Microneedling is mildly invasive leaving your skin blushed for approximately 24-36 hours, some clients find their skin is tender or sunburned feeling while others report no discomfort whatsoever. We do recommend avoiding make up and exercise for 24 hours after the treatment.

How many sessions are recommended?

In general we recommend a series of 3 treatments 4-6 weeks apart to achieve desired results.

Pricing

Single treatment $299 + HST

Package of two treatments $500 + HST

Package of three treatments $700 + HST

 

 

Laser Hair Removal

Make saving, sugaring and waxing a thing of the past with laser hair removal! Here at Renew Medi Spa Peterborough we use the Gold standard in hair removal with our Light Sheer ET Diode laser technology to stop hair growth cycles in its tracks for permanent results. The Light Sheer targets the hair follicle in growth stage in order to permanently destroy the hair.

Laser hair removal FAQ

How many sessions will I require?

Hair growth patterns vary from individual to individual, typically best results are achieved within 5-8 treatments. The best way to determine your treatment is to book your complementary consultation.

Is it painful?

The Light Sheer laser has a built in cooling tip that allows for a more comfortable experience. Most clients describe the laser as a warm sensation or an elastic band snapping that is usually tolerated well.

Is it safe?

The Light Sheer Diode is FDA approved and the gold standard of laser hair removal. We use protective eyewear during the procedure in order to maintain safety.

How do I prepare for my laser appointment?

Please no moisturizers, deodorant or make up on the area to be treated. Please come clean shaven for best results.

 

Pricing

Upper lip $40

Chin $40

Upper lip and chin $40

Neck (female) $75

Neck (male) $125

Hands and fingers $75

Underarms $90

Upper arms $100

Forearms, hands and fingers $175

Full arm $225

Areola $20

Chest $175

Abdomen $175

Chest and abdomen $325

Bikini line $100

Designer bikini $170

Brazilian $200

Male bikini line $250

Male Brazilian $400

Great toe x2 $40

Lower legs $225

Upper legs $300

Full legs $450

Prices are subject to HST. Prices are per treatment. The number of treatments can vary depending on individual response.

Microdermabrasion

Microdermabrasion gently removes dead epidermal skin cells to leave your skin feeling soft and rejuvenated. This non-invasive treatment helps the natural production of collagen creating a healthier and younger looking skin.

Microdermabrasion FAQ

 

Is the treatment painful?

The treatment is well tolerated very well with little discomfort. Post procedure your skin will glow with a pinkish hue.

When can I resume my daily activities?

Microdermabrasion is a non invasive procedure which could even be done on a lunch hour, therefore requires little to no downtime. We ask that you refrain from make up until the next day to avoid clogging the pores.

What skin conditions can be treated?

Microdermabrasion can help treat the following conditions:

  • Uneven and granular skin
  • Enlarged pores
  • Black heads and Comedones
  • Dull flaky skin

Is it safe?

Microdermabrasion offers a gentle non-invasive approach to skin care as it removes the superficial dead layers of the skin.

How many treatments are required?

Treatments can be customized to suit your skin care goals. Typically microdermabrasion is completed seasonally or in conjunction with a series of chemical peels.

 

Pricing

Microdermabrasion with a specialized facial is $125 + HST

 

Wrinkle relaxers

At Renew Medi Spa Peterborough we utilize Dysport to target dynamic wrinkles that are caused by the muscles contracting during movement such as frowning, squinting and puckering. Dysport is an injectable medication that is administered by our Nurse injector Roxanne under the direction of our Medical Director Julia. Dysport relaxes the muscles that cause these wrinkles allowing for a refreshed smoother appearance without sacrificing your natural beauty.

 

Wrinkle relaxers FAQ

 

When will I see results?

Individual response varies from patient to patient however many notice results within 72 hours and full results at 2 weeks.

 

Will I still be able to show emotion?

Dysport is only intended to target the muscles that create these dynamic wrinkles while leaving the surrounding muscles untouched. You will still be able to smile, frown and make other expressions. It has no effect on sensory nerves so therefore there will be no loss of feeling in the area. At Renew we offer injections that enhance your natural beauty not change your appearance.

How long will my results last?

Results can vary from individual depending on various factors. Most patients report effects lasting 3-6 months.

 

Is it painful?

Pain tolerance varies from patient to patient however most patients find this procedure tolerable and often describe it as a mosquito bite or little pinch.

Do I have to do this forever and if I don’t will my wrinkles be worse?

Dysport injections are ideally maintained for best results however you may stop at anytime and it will not increase your wrinkles and fine lines as the muscle will just go back to full strength.

Pricing

Dysport $8 per unit + HST

 

Dermal Fillers

Dermal fillers consist of sterile synthetic hyaluronic acid to mimic the hyaluronic acid that is naturally found in your body. Dermal fillers can be used to plump lips to create that perfect pout, or just add volume to thinning lips. Adding volume to smooth out lines around the mouth known as smile lines. Dermal fillers can add volume to cheeks to enhance shape, balance the face or create a more youthful appearance. At Renew Medi Spa Peterborough we use a variety of fillers based on your needs to achieve your goals.

 

Dermal Filler FAQ

What is Hyaluronic acid?

Hyaluronic acid is a complex sugar that is naturally found in our body in places such as skin and cartilage. Hyaluronic acid is a water-loving molecule and binds to water to create more fullness. Dermal fillers utilize a synthetic version to treat volume loss.

How long does it last?

Results vary deepening on the individual and their lifestyle, typically can expect between 6-12 months.

When will I see results?

Results are instant however there is a fair amount of swelling so it typically takes approximately two weeks to see the lasting results.

 

Platelet Rich Plasma

Platelet Rich Plasma treatments also termed “vampire facial” is a procedure performed by our Nurse Injector Roxanne, your blood will be collected then placed in the centrifuge to separate the plasma which is your own body’s growth factors. These growth factors are key in wound healing and the regenerative process that are specific to your body. PRP can be utilized in several key ways, hair growth stimulation in thinning hairlines, acne scarring, skin texture, fine lines and volume loss.

 

When will I see results?

PRP relies on your body’s response to healing and regeneration. The process starts to become noticeable at 4 weeks an up to 3 months post procedure.

How do I prepare for a PRP treatment?

Please avoid alcohol, Advil, garlic and fish oil 72 hours prior to receiving a PRP treatment.

 

Is it painful?

PRP depending on the area can vary in comfort levels, most commonly patients report slight discomfort during the procedure and slight tenderness post procedure.

 

Pricing

One treatment $600 + HST

A Package of 3 treatments $1200 + HST