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Meet the new chemical peel – that doesn’t “peel”.


Ultra-Detox Chemical Peel

Have you ever wondered why your clients would ever want a traditional chemical peel?

An ablative, stinging process that can result in a sunburn-like appearance, flaking and the need to hide for several unsightly, skin shedding days sounds more like torture than treatment. The Bioelements Vision has always been to “coax the skin into shape, never assault it”.™

The problem with traditional chemical peels

Performing a peel reveals fresh, new skin cells – texture is smoothed, the appearance of lines and wrinkles is improved, pigment is lifted, and hydration and firmness restored. But traditional peel formulas fall into the same trap: they contain a single acid in monster-strength percentages.

They rely on the philosophy “stronger is better”, but can ultimately lead to flaking, pain, “weeping” skin crusting,  post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation, swelling, and potential infection. Chemical peels shouldn’t hurt. That’s why we’ve created NEW Ultra-Detox Chemical Peels – they provide all of the results, with zero pain, zero flaking, and zero downtime.

Bioelements Ultra-Detox Chemical Peels

So, what makes Bioelements Peel formulas different? Our acid-hybrid formulas of Glycolic and Lactic, along with multiple exfoliating fruit acids, work on a microscopic level to dissolve dead epidermal cells – so you get a completely controlled removal of damaged skin. Bioelements Ultra-Detox Chemical Peel formulas also include buffering ingredients, like willowherb and aloe, to prevent redness and irritation, keeping the skin comforted throughout the treatment.

Plus, activated coconut charcoal stimulates microcirculation, draws out impurities and pollution’s heavy metals, and detoxifies the skin. When these ingredients work together, they create a treatment unlike any other that leaves skin immediately smoother, brighter, firmer, and more hydrated – without the uncomfortable down time.

Ultra-Detox Peel

Your perfect peel

Bioelements Ultra-Detox Chemical Peel formulas include:

  • Glycolic Detox Charcoal Peel™ Level 2 A 15% glycolic peel with 5% lactic acid, activated charcoal, and willowherb to soften milia, reduce the appearance of pore size, reduce the appearance of lines, and brighten dark spots. This peel is meant for more resistive skin that can tolerate Bioelements Lactic-Plus Peel Level 1.
  • Glycolic Detox Charcoal Peel™ Level 3This formula is the most active with 25% glycolic acid, along with 5% lactic acid, activated charcoal and willowherb. Meant for stubborn, resistive, or thick skin that’s tolerant to Glycolic Detox Charcoal Peel Level 2, this peel will break through resistive skin to a reach deeper epidermal level to unclog stubborn pores, soften deep pores, improve the appearance of lines and wrinkles, lighten moderate levels of hyperpigmentation, and detoxify.
  • Peel Prep Lipid Eraser™A non-alcohol, non-acetone, stingless oil remover to prep skin pre-peel or microdermabrasion. The skin your clients want is under the skin they see!

Visit to learn how you can build your service menu and grow your client base with Ultra-Detox Chemical Peel treatments. You can also see pricing and package details, along with dates and locations for Bioelements Ultra-Detox Chemical Peel Events, and Advanced Exfoliation and Surface Peeling courses.

Comments (22)

Tammy says:
Sep 15, 2014

Hi Teresa, I am a hair stylist and purchased glycolic peel from my sells rep thinking the directions on how often to use this product would be listed in instructions. so … as it is not listed could you please tell me how often I should use it. I love Bioelements. Thank you so very much, Tammy

Teresa Stenzel
Teresa Stenzel says:
Sep 15, 2014

Hi Tammy,
I think it would be very helpful for you to have the Ultra-Detox Chemical Peels Technical Guide that goes with these products – in this guide is all of the information you need to know so that you can not only use the peel you purchased properly, but also know which other products you need to have on hand – both for the treatment to avoid a negative skin reaction, and to use at home before and after the peel for best results. Go to where you can download this guide. You can also email me at if you need more help.

    Autumn Pendleton says:
    Oct 15, 2018

    Hi there! I’m currently working professionally with Bioelements, have the manual, have followed your link, and I sti can’t gi d anything anywhere that says how often a level 3 glycolic detox peel can be done. Can you reference a page and paragraph or simply give a direct answer? Thanks!

      Vickie says:
      Oct 16, 2018

      Hi Autumn – When offering a progressive series of peels, we recommend treatments take place in 2-4 week intervals in order to achieve optimum results. Depending on your client’s skin, you can progress from week to week by increasing strength and activity from one treatment to the next.

bridget says:
Nov 17, 2014

Hi! I can’t find the technical guide to download anywhere at the link above. Any hints?

    Teresa Stenzel
    Teresa Stenzel says:
    Nov 19, 2014

    Hi Bridget – you need to log in as a Bioelements Partnerhip Account to access the Technical Guide on our pro site. You can also click here.

DarLena says:
Jun 8, 2015

Hi, I am n esthetics educator for a cosmetology school. I will be teaching a class on advanced treatments soon. We use bioelements, so I was wondering if you could point me in the right direction. I need to know what the PH level is on the lactic plus, and the level 2 and 3 charcoal peels.

Teresa Stenzel
Teresa Stenzel says:
Jul 8, 2015

Hi Darlena, What school do you work for? I’m pleased that you are using Bioelements. Thank you! Question: Are you registered on there is a fact page on every single pro use only product on our pro site, and the pH levels for every product and full ingredients dec are found there, along with videos and all sorts of information that you can use to flesh out your presentations and trainings. Let me know if you have any trouble registering at

Josefina Gonzalez says:
Feb 4, 2016

Hello I’m a hairstyle I have acne I did use some bioelements I will like to know which peel will be the best for me thanks

Teresa Stenzel
Teresa Stenzel says:
Feb 8, 2016

Hi Josefina, Since our Lactic-Plus Peel Level 1 is so hydrating and lactic acid has such healing properties, I professionally recommend this one for you to start with. It’s also the most gentle of the three peel levels that we have for the Treatment Room. For best results, I would use this peel while following the steps of the Bioelements Acne Clearing Facial. You can watch the video and learn more about the line and how to perform this facial by registering on You can also watch the video for this facial on Youtube. I do think this plan would really help to target and clear up your acne, along with the Bioelements Acne Clearing System at home for a complete At-Home Agenda.

Megan Tsimpidis says:
May 12, 2016

How often can you use these peels? i just used peel level 2 on myself.

    Teresa says:
    May 13, 2016

    Do you have the Technical Guide for this treatment? You can download it by logging into and learn the protocols and the variations of how this treatment can and should be performed. If you are following the entire step-by-step protocol and using the appropriate products at home, you still need to see how your skin appears on the day of treatment based on a SkinReading. If you are performing this treatment on yourself, you still need to follow the guidelines as written. Here is a link to help you.

Lisa D says:
Jan 21, 2017

Hello, I am a hair stylist looking to buy a peel and products for at home. I had combination skin…that could be a bit dry/sensitive. I have fine lines forming…and discoloration/sun spots/acne spots. Which peel should I do? How often and which other products?

Teresa Stenzel
Teresa Stenzel says:
Jan 24, 2017

Hi Lisa, Let me ask you a few questions first. What are you currently using on your skin at home? Are you wearing sunscreen every day? And have you ever had a professional peel in a facial? How did your skin respond? I’d love to chat with you personally so we can work on helping your skin. You can email me your contact information at

pamela f says:
Sep 5, 2017

Hi ,I just started a spa that uses Bioelements .I have the softening gel and the enzyme powder and the tar strength enzyme powder but there is not a blue or a white scoop with them. I do have a white scope that was with the herb kit. Would you please tell me what are the measurements of the enzyme powder (teaspoon) to how many pumps of the softening gel to make a enzyme mask. Thank you

    Teresa Stenzel
    Teresa Stenzel says:
    Sep 11, 2017

    Blue Scoop: (1 teaspoon)
    White Scoop (1/3 teaspoon).
    If you are a Bioelements Partnership Spa, you can get these scoops and many other esthetician’s supplies when you redeem your Partnership Rewards. If you’d like to learn more, go to to find out all about this amazing rewards program that will help grow your business.

Heidi Mello says:
Jan 17, 2018

Do any of the peels including level 2 and 3 require a neutralizer

    Teresa Stenzel
    Teresa Stenzel says:
    Jan 24, 2018

    Hi Heidi,
    No, water is the neutralizer for our peels. We use Softening Gel after removal with water, just to ensure no product remains on the skin.

Melissa says:
Feb 22, 2018

Hi, my name is Melissa and I have received 4 chemical peels from a professional (once every month, for the past four months) but unfortunately instead of my skin becoming lighter and my dark spots going away, my skin has become darker. Could you please tell me why this is happening. Thank you!!

Teresa Stenzel
Teresa Stenzel says:
Feb 23, 2018

Hi Melissa, sometimes when you get a chemical peel and your skin’s desquamation process is sped up, your pigmented cells will appear darker as they are lifted closer and closer to the surface of the skin before they slough off. As long are you are diligent with your at home care and are wearing a broad spectrum sunscreen of SPF50 every day, you should continue to see results. Are these treatments Bioelements Peels?

Stephanie says:
Apr 30, 2018

Hello, what kind of peel would you recommend for someone with cystic acne?

Teresa Stenzel
Teresa Stenzel says:
Apr 30, 2018

None of our peels would be appropriate in this case. Cystic acne is usually considered Hi Grade 3 or Grade 4, which would require the attention and care of a physician, since the cysts and nodules are generally a sign of a systemic infection, which cannot be treated successfully in the treatment room without medical intervention. Once the patient has been given approval by the physician to receive a facial, then you could proceed with EnzymeTherapy or Lactic-Plus Peel, Level 1.

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