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Exuviance Performance Peel AP25

Exuviance

Performance Peel AP25

Item #: 2216290

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The Exuviance Performance Peel AP 25 contains 12 peels (a 6 week supply), which can be used up to twice a week on face, backs of hands, neck, chest and body.

The creators of the original Glycolic Acid peel introduce a high performance peel that is safe and easy to use at home. The Exuviance Performance Peel AP25 contains a 25% blend of Alpha Hydroxy Acids (AHAs) and Polyhydroxy Acids (PHA) including Glycolic Acid, Mandelic Acid and Gluconolactone. Performance Peel AP25 not only works at skin's surface to exfoliate dead, dull surface layers, it also stimulates the process of cell renewal among all layers, to reveal fresher, healthier cells.

With regular use, up to twice a week, this peel has been clinically proven to:
  • Refine pore size and smooth texture
  • Visibly diminish the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles
  • Improve clarity and brightness
  • Brighten and even skin tone
  • Provide an all-over healthy glow, suppleness and smoothness to skin.



First, cleanse the face with a gentle, effective cleanser such as Exuviance Purifying Cleansing Gel.
  • Apply a Step 1 Activator Pad over the entire face, avoiding eye area, lips and any area of sensitivity. Then discard pad. Carefully monitor the skin's response to the Peel by observing any redness or discomfort, including stinging, burning, itching, tightness, tingling and peeling.
  • Apply a Step 2 Neutralizer Pad to the face after 10 minutes, or sooner if you experience bothersome redness or discomfort. Apply over entire face (avoiding eyes and lips), and then rinse the face thoroughly with water.
Follow with a moisturizer such as Exuviance Evening Restorative Complex.

Precautions: The Exuviance Performance Peel AP25 may be used up to twice weekly, as tolerated by your skin. Reduce frequency of use if skin becomes uncomfortable, irritated or if bothersome peeling occurs.
Activator Pads: Aqua (Water), Mandelic Acid, Glycolic Acid, Gluconolactone, Ammonium Hydroxide, Arginine, Butylene Glycol, Glycerin, Chlorphenesin, Methylparaben, Sodium Bisulfite. Neutralizer Pads: Water, Glycerin, Propylene Glycol, Sodium Bicarbonate, Glycine, Benzalkonium Chloride.

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ExuviancePerformance Peel AP25
 
4.3

(based on 335 reviews)

89%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Softens skin (197)
  • Lightweight (100)
  • Soothes skin (94)
  • Non-greasy (80)
  • Moisturizes (26)

Cons

  • Bad smell (28)
  • Not effective (27)
  • Irritates skin (16)
  • Pricey / poor value (9)

Best Uses

  • Fine lines/wrinkles (211)
  • Uneven skin tone (192)
  • Enlarged pores (143)
  • Redness/ blotchiness (73)
  • Sensitive skin (52)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (197), Survivalist / minimalist (65), Beauty expert (28), Skin care professional (15)
    • Skin Type:
    • Combination (176), Normal (60), Dry (44), Oily (36)

Reviewed by 335 customers

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3.0

Wont repurchase

By Shan

from Ohio

About Me Beauty Expert

Pros

  • Lightweight
  • Non-Greasy

Cons

  • Irritates Skin

Best Uses

  • Fine Lines/Wrinkles
  • Uneven Skin Tone

Comments about Exuviance Performance Peel AP25:

I bought this on sale at half price and im glad i did not pay full price. Its a 6 week peel used 2x a week for 10 minutes and the first 6 applications i only felt a slight tinlge, last night after applying my whole face started burning! Going to switch to 1x a week and see if that helps with my skins sudden sensitivity to this product.

  • Skin Type:
  • Combination
  • Age:
  • 18-29
 
5.0

I love it!

By A

from Pontotoc, MS

About Me Beauty Expert

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Exfoliating​

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Enlarged Pores
    • Fine Lines/Wrinkles
    • Uneven Skin Tone

    Comments about Exuviance Performance Peel AP25:

    I have used it twice this week. I can already tell a difference in my skin. It's smoother and my dark spots have lightened.

    • Skin Type:
    • Oily
    • Age:
    • 30-44
     
    5.0

    Love this product.

    By Working Mom of 3

    from Killeen, TX

    About Me Minimalist

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Lightweight
    • Non-Greasy
    • Softens Skin

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Enlarged Pores
      • Fine Lines/Wrinkles

      Comments about Exuviance Performance Peel AP25:

      I use it twice a week. The application is very simple.

      • Skin Type:
      • Combination
      • Age:
      • 45-59
       
      5.0

      Easy, effective facial peel

      By Dee Dee

      from Houston, TX

      About Me Minimalist

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Retexurizes skin

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Fine Lines/Wrinkles
        • Uneven Skin Tone

        Comments about Exuviance Performance Peel AP25:

        I had been using Exuviance Glycolic Moisturizer and Line Sooth Serum for over a year, and when I added the Performance Peel AP 25 to my skin routine twice a week as directed, my skin vastly improved in a more even skin tone, lessening of wrinkles and reduced pore size after the six weeks. This was my 2nd purchase as I intend to continue using Performance Peel AP 25 weekly to maintain the effect.

        • Skin Type:
        • Combination
        • Age:
        • 45-59

        (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        2.0

        Okay, but not for the price

        By Me

        from Brentwood, ca

        About Me Skin Care Professional

        Pros

        • Lightweight
        • Non-Greasy

        Cons

        • Not Effective

        Best Uses

          Comments about Exuviance Performance Peel AP25:

          The product temporarily made my skin feel slightly softer after rinsing, but using it has not helped me with any other skin problems. It's just so-so for me and definitely not worth the price tag.

          • Skin Type:
          • Normal
          • Age:
          • 18-29

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Performance Peel - it actually works!

          By Hockeymom

          from Chicago

          About Me Minimalist

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Softens Skin
          • Soothes Skin

          Cons

          • Bad Smell

          Best Uses

          • Fine Lines/Wrinkles
          • Redness/ Blotchiness
          • Uneven Skin Tone

          Comments about Exuviance Performance Peel AP25:

          My skin tone is uneven and I've been lusing inking for something to help tighten and firm as I age. I used this twice in a week and was surprised at the changes! So much smoother and firmer. Forehead lines much less noticeable. I've since decided to use twice a week and after 3 weeks I can say it's a huge improvement. I have somewhat sensitive skin but have had no issues with this peel. Highly recommend.

          • Skin Type:
          • Normal
          • Age:
          • 45-59

          (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          4.0

          Small pads

          By Barb

          from NH

          Comments about Exuviance Performance Peel AP25:

          I have somewhat sensitive skin and had no irritation, just tingling when using this product. my only complaint is that the pads are too small. As this didn't seem to be an exceptional product, I will not reorder for that reason.

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Miricle worker

          By Dee

          from Huntington Beach

          About Me Minimalist

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Lightweight
          • Non-Greasy

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Fine Lines/Wrinkles

            Comments about Exuviance Performance Peel AP25:

            I was skeptcle , but wow my skin looked great after use

            • Skin Type:
            • Combination
            • Age:
            • 45-59

            (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            This product is amazing... notice the difference right away!

            By Kmo

            from Grand Rapids mi

            About Me Minimalist

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Lightweight
            • Non-Greasy
            • Softens Skin
            • Soothes Skin

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Enlarged Pores
              • Fine Lines/Wrinkles
              • Uneven Skin Tone

              Comments about Exuviance Performance Peel AP25:

              You can feel this product work right away! I always worry about large pores and I can see the shrinking with every use!

              • Skin Type:
              • Oily
              • Age:
              • 18-29

              (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Amazing results

              By Agnes

              from North Arlington, NJ

              About Me Beauty Conscious

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Softens Skin

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Fine Lines/Wrinkles
                • Uneven Skin Tone

                Comments about Exuviance Performance Peel AP25:

                I bought that product twice already. My dark spots are almost invisible.

                • Skin Type:
                • Combination
                • Age:
                • 30-44

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                • Q:

                  Can i use the exuviance bionic tonic skin rise after these peel pads??
                  Asked on 6/6/2017 by karen from warren mi

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Absolutely! Exuviance SkinRise Bionic Tonic is a great way to moisturize and condition skin. We would recommend applying a moisturizer afterwards to hydrate the skin. If you're using Exuviance Performance Peel AP25 at night, we recommend applying Exuviance Evening Restorative Complex after applying SkinRise Bionic Tonic.

                    Answered on 6/7/2017 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
                • Q:

                  I have some dark spots on my chin and one of my cheeks as a result of acne scarring. Will this help lighten those spots?
                  Asked on 6/6/2017 by Alexandra from undisclosed

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Exuviance Performance Peel AP25 will help exfoliate dull surface layers and encourage the process of cell renewal among skin layers to reveal healthier cells.The appearance of superficial acne scars may be softened over time with continued use of the peel in conjunction with daily use of a high-strength antiaging regimen such as Exuviance Age Reverse. Exuviance Performance Peel AP25 also helps even skin tone and enhance texture and radiance.

                    Answered on 6/7/2017 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
                • Q:

                  Is it okay if i use bb cream while using this product? My bb cream has very effective sun protection but i dont know if it could interfere with the process.
                  Asked on 5/12/2017 by Brenda from CA

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Absolutely! Daily use of sunscreen is recommended with Performance Peel AP25, and for one week after, to minimize the risk of sun sensitivity. As always, we recommend adding products to your skin care regimen as tolerated.

                    Answered on 5/15/2017 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
                • Q:

                  I currently use neostrsto glycolic acid face wash. Can I use that before using this product?
                  Asked on 5/7/2017 by Coll from Philadelphia

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    We typically recommend cleaning the face with a gentle, effective cleanser such as Exuviance Purifying Cleansing Gel. You can always use your favorite cleanser, as tolerated. If you feel any sensitivity or experience irritation, you may want to try Purifying Cleansing Gel or Gentle Cleansing Creme instead.

                    Answered on 5/8/2017 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
                • Q:

                  I have rosacea and have had mandelic acid peels in the past. Is this suitable to use on my face with the rosacea? I have scarring from cystic acne as a teenager that I am looking for something to help fade them.
                  Asked on 5/1/2017 by Tara from Hazleton, PA

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Performance Peel AP25 showed excellent clinical results in improvement in fine lines, wrinkles, even skin tones, texture, and radiance and can be used on all skin types, as tolerated. An extra peel is included in this kit for testing your skin's sensitivity. For sensitive skin types, we recommend starting out by leaving the peel on for 5 minutes, instead of 10, and neutralizing the peel at any sign of irritation or redness.

                    Answered on 5/1/2017 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
                • Q:

                  Can this be used between IPL laser treatments? I am looking for something that will help my old acne scars, from cystic acne as a teenager. Thank you!
                  Asked on 5/1/2017 by Tara from Hazleton, PA

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Successful treatment of indented acne scars is typically achieved with use of high-strength peels or other cosmetic procedures such as Intense Pulsed Light or laser under the supervision of a dermatologist.

                    The AP25 Performance Peel showed excellent clinical results in improvement in fine lines, wrinkles, even skin tones, texture, and radiance. We recommend consulting with your physician regarding the use of this of this peel in between treatments.

                    Answered on 5/1/2017 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
                • Q:

                  Can you go out into the sun (with sunscreen) after use? I am an outdoor person and am out in the sun a lot.
                  Asked on 3/14/2017 by Clip24 from Placerville, CA

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Of course! Since Exuviance Performance Peel AP25 contains Alpha Hydroxy Acids, which can make your skin more sensitive to the sun, we always recommend using sunscreen. Exuviance Sheer Daily Protector SPF 50 is perfect to protect against photodamage. It also offers a virtually invisible universal tint that helps smooth imperfections and helps natural skin tone appear more even.

                    Answered on 3/16/2017 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
                • Q:

                  I have not purchased this product yet but was wondering if you face actually peels like a professional chemical peel does? Just wondering how long I will look like a lizard and if you actual "peel" each time you use this product or does the skin cells just wipe off?
                  Asked on 3/7/2017 by Cheryl from Louisiana

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    The Exuviance Performance Peel AP25 is a professional-level peel formulated to be safe for use at home. The 25% blend of AHAs + PHA helps to exfoliate the surface layers of the skin. It's unlikely that you will see any visible peeling. To be sure, you can always start your first peel with a shorter exposure and neutralize after 5 minutes instead of 10 minutes.

                    Answered on 3/7/2017 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
                • Q:

                  Can I go in the sun while using this with sunblock? After the 6 weeks do I stop using the product?
                  Asked on 3/5/2017 by Babydoll from Ny

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    While using Exuviance Performance Peel AP25, and for one week after use, we recommend either avoiding the sun or using sunscreen daily to minimize the risk of sun sensitivity. Performance Peel AP25 contains a 25% level of Alpha and Polyhydroxy Acids to exfoliate and provide antiaging benefits. We recommend continuing to use this product in order to see maximum benefits.

                    Answered on 3/6/2017 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
                • Q:

                  The instructions say to avoid eye and lip areas. However, I see that some customers are praising the affects of this product on the wrinkles around their eyes and lips. Since, I've started using this product, one week ago, I've noticed that the skin on my face and neck have lightened, but that makes the skin around my eyes appear darker. Can this be used on the skin around the eyes, or not? I'd like to, if it can help the darkness and small lines around my eyes look more like the rest of my face.
                  Asked on 3/4/2017 by AL from IL

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Exuviance Performance Peel AP25 should not be used around the eyes and lip as those areas tend to be more sensitive. In order to target darker skin around your eyes, we recommend using an ophthalmologist-tested eye cream, such as Exuviance Brightening Bionic Eye Creme, which contains Vitamin K to target dark under eye circles.

                    Answered on 3/6/2017 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
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