Medi facial skin peels - St Andrews

ZO Ossential Stimulator Peel

What Is It?

ZO Ossential Stimulator Peel is widely known in the media as the ‘red carpet facial’.  It is very popular with celebrities who need to look picture perfect under the intense photography lights.  The peel is developed by Dr Zein Obago who has been named “the king of skin”.

It has powerful ingredients and is also Infused with anti-inflammatory ingredients to make this peel non-irritating but able to create a brighter, fresher and youthful glowing skin.

Results Achieved

It results in smoother, brighter, even coloured glowing skin.  The salicylic acid in the peel helps to prevent breakouts, which on the red carpet, with bright flashing lights, is every celebrity’s nightmare.

  • Glycolic Acid stimulates cell turnover
  • Lactic acid to slough away dead skin cells
  • Citric Acid gives the skin a healthy glow


  • Procedure Time

    20-60 minutes

  • Results Period

    Instant and ongoing

  • Recovery Time


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Common Queries Regarding This Procedure

How does it work?

The peel is designed to exfoliate the skin by stimulating cellular turnover. This is achieved by using a combination of AHA’s (Alpha Hydroxy Acids) which get to work removing dead cells and stimulating healthy new cells.

How long does it last?

20-60 minutes – depending if combining with microdermabrasion and/or LED phototherapy.

For whom is it not suitable ?

It is suitable for all skin types

Are there any cautions/ contra-indications?

Retinol products must be stopped 5-7 days prior to the treatment

Can it be combined with other treatments?

Yes – it enhances aesthetic injectable treatments.  Stimulated skin improves the quality of the skin, thus improving the ‘canvas' for injectable treatments to be more effective.

The peel can be combined with other treatments to enhance the result. It can be combined with microdermabrasion and/or LED phototherapy, whichever will be recommended based on your skin condition.

Is it sore?

No – there is a tingling sensation, which only lasts a few minutes at  most.

What is the recovery time?

None to very little recovery time. Some skin types can appear dry after a couple of days – we would recommend you have this done 3-5 days before an event


Use a high SPF and avoid the sun  as with any peel. To maintain the results combine with ZO products.

Treatment Price


A deposit of £25 is required to secure the appointment.  We also have our Fresh Face Membership Plan that allows you to benefit by paying monthly along with lots of other member benefits.

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