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Exuviance Performance Peel AP25

Exuviance

Performance Peel AP25

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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
 
4.2

(based on 264 reviews)

88%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Softens skin (154)
  • Lightweight (70)
  • Soothes skin (69)
  • Non-greasy (53)
  • Moisturizes (20)

Cons

  • Bad smell (25)
  • Not effective (23)
  • Irritates skin (13)
  • Pricey / poor value (9)

Best Uses

  • Fine lines/wrinkles (156)
  • Uneven skin tone (146)
  • Enlarged pores (113)
  • Redness/ blotchiness (58)
  • Sensitive skin (42)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (163), Survivalist / minimalist (42), Beauty expert (23), Skin care professional (10)
    • Skin Type:
    • Combination (142), Normal (46), Dry (32), Oily (29)

Reviewed by 264 customers

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3.0

Didn't notice a difference

By Nina

from Chicago,IL

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Lightweight
  • Softens Skin

Cons

  • Bad Smell
  • Not Effective

Best Uses

    Comments about Exuviance Performance Peel AP25:

    One of the representatives at Ulta recommended this product and told me to try it out for 3 weeks. I bought this product for acne scarring, but since the package claims to reduce fine lines and minimize pores, I figured it'd work on something even if it didn't fade my scarring. After using it twice a week for 3 weeks, I didn't notice a difference with my scarring, pores, and fine lines.

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

    Results are worth what you're paying.

    By Moprah

    from Minneapolis, MN

    About Me Beauty Expert

    Pros

    • Lightweight
    • Moisturizes

    Cons

    • Bad Smell

    Best Uses

    • Enlarged Pores
    • Uneven Skin Tone

    Comments about Exuviance Performance Peel AP25:

    (I am a 24 year old Black woman) I am on my second box of treatment and I truly feel this product has made a world of difference in my skin. I noticed a difference after the first 3 weeks, and I continue to see improvement. I use it once a week, and my acne scars have faded (not completely, but I have had these scars since high school), and any "permanent" bumps I had are completely flat now. I highly recommend this product to anyone struggling with texture and old acne scars.

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

    Great peel

    By Pica

    from Columbia, IL

    About Me Beauty Conscious

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Softens Skin

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Enlarged Pores
      • Fine Lines/Wrinkles
      • Redness/ Blotchiness
      • Sensitive Skin
      • Uneven Skin Tone

      Comments about Exuviance Performance Peel AP25:

      This came as a sample and I enjoyed it so I purchased the kit. Turned 40 last year and noticed skin has changed to where makeup doesnt go on smoothly anymore. This peel is nice. I will do it once a month and use face polish twice a week unless I feel I need more.

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

      2nd time buying! I'm hooked!

      By MaryJaneRocker

      from Vancouver, WA

      About Me Beauty Conscious

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Softens Skin

      Cons

        Best Uses

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

        Comments about Exuviance Performance Peel AP25:

        I use this two times a week. Love it!

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

        I will purchase this again

        By Phyllis

        from Nashville tennessee

        About Me Minimalist

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Lightweight
        • Moisturizes
        • Non-Greasy
        • Smells Great
        • Softens Skin
        • Soothes Skin

        Cons

          Best Uses

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

          Comments about Exuviance Performance Peel AP25:

          Very happy with this product, my face feels and looks good.

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

          Love product

          By Debby

          from Chattanooga, TN

          About Me Beauty Conscious

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Moisturizes
          • Non-Greasy
          • Softens Skin
          • Soothes Skin

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Uneven Skin Tone

            Comments about Exuviance Performance Peel AP25:

            So refreshing

            • Skin Type:
            • Combination
            • Age:
            • 60+

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Not sure how I lived without this!

            By Cosmetijunky

            from Richmond, VA

            About Me Beauty Expert

            Pros

            • Exfoliates
            • Non-Greasy
            • Softens Skin

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Fine Lines/Wrinkles
              • Uneven Skin Tone
              • Weekly use

              Comments about Exuviance Performance Peel AP25:

              I have suffered with adult acne for years. After laser treatments, using prescription topical creams and every acne specific product on the market, I found a prescription med that really helped for several years. I cautiously stopped taking the medication, due to cost and side effects) and held my breath waiting for the acne to come back. Blemishes started popping up within a week, but as soon as I used these Exiviance peels, I knew I'd found my HG product! A month later, after committing to using these peels every 4 days, my skin looked better than it ever has! Acne free skin that was actually glowing, not greasy. It has been over a year now and, as long as I use a peel weekly, my skin stays clear and youthful. I also use Exuviance products for AM and PM, but nothing specifically for acne. I just use quality products and gently exfoliate every day to every other day.

              • Skin Type:
              • Combination
              • Age:
              • 30-44
               
              4.0

              I love this product. but I wish don't be so little at pad.

              By viviane

              from Alexandria VA

              Verified Buyer

              Comments about Exuviance Performance Peel AP25:

              I had bought 4 boxes from this peel I really like. Facial now it's too expensive. It's good you have a good products in the house so you can do yourself. The pad could come with some more product , it's too little.

              • Age:
              • 30-44
               
              5.0

              Love it!!!

              By Jamie

              from Northville, MI

              About Me Beauty Conscious

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Smells Great
              • Softens Skin
              • Soothes Skin

              Cons

                Best Uses

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

                Comments about Exuviance Performance Peel AP25:

                Just started using this product. Have done it twice now and already feel and see a difference in my skin.

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

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Peel Very Effective

                By Marina

                from Wisconsin

                About Me Beauty Conscious

                Pros

                • Lightweight
                • Softens Skin

                Cons

                  Best Uses

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

                  Comments about Exuviance Performance Peel AP25:

                  I discovered this peel two years ago and am on my third box. This peel is so effective in helping to eliminate fine lines, blotchiness and sunspots. The best over the counter peel I've found and actually prefer to one I had done at a plastic surgeon's office.

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

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                  • Q:

                    I have finished the 6 wk peel, how long do I wait before I can start again?
                    Asked on 4/25/2016 by Zibe from Algonquin

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      There is no need to wait in between boxes of Exuviance Performance Peel AP15. You can continue using the product twice a week, just as you have with the previous carton of peels.

                      Answered on 4/26/2016 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
                  • Q:

                    Do we rinse our face immediately after step 2 or should we keep that on our face also for 10 minutes and then rinse?
                    Asked on 4/6/2016 by alesi143 from SF

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Once you have applied the Step 2 Neutralizer Pad to the entire face, you can immediately rinse thoroughly with warm water. There is no need to wait any additional time.

                      Answered on 4/7/2016 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
                  • Q:

                    Do I need to rinse off after both steps?
                    Asked on 1/7/2016 by Lee from Rogers

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      No, Step 2 should be applied directly over step 1 after leaving step 1 on the face for up to 10 minutes. We recommend rinsing thoroughly after the application of step 2.

                      Answered on 1/13/2016 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
                  • Q:

                    Hi, This product can help my adult acne and black heads . My skin is v oily.
                    Asked on 12/21/2015 by Sara

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      This product will help exfoliate dull surface layers and stimulate the process of cell renewal among skin layers to reveal healthier skin. Additionally, it will help to refine pore size and smooth texture which will help address your black heads.

                      Answered on 12/23/2015 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
                  • Q:

                    I have this product and the firm ng6 non-acid peel. Am I able to use the performance the following day from using the daily peel? (Basically am I able to use both products with out them causing any irritation together
                    Asked on 10/28/2015 by V

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      You can absolutely use both peels! We recommend using Firm-NG6 Non-Acid Peel on days when the Performance Peel is not being used.

                      Answered on 10/29/2015 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
                  • Q:

                    is this hypoallergenic
                    Asked on 10/22/2015 by carsen from US

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      This product is a high strength formulation that may not be suitable for those with sensitive skin requiring hypoallergenic products. For more sensitive skin, we recommend our sensitive segment of products for your antiaging and exfoliation needs.

                      Answered on 10/27/2015 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
                  • Q:

                    Will this help clear up past acne scars/Redish purplish marks on face?
                    Asked on 10/6/2015 by Mel from Tolleson, Az

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Exuviance Performance Peel AP25 will help exfoliate dull surface layers and stimulate the process of cell renewal among skin layers to reveal healthier cells.This product will help even skin tone, and enhance texture and radiance. The appearance of superficial acne scars may be softened over time with continued use of Performance Peel AP25.

                      Answered on 10/15/2015 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
                  • Q:

                    I find the instructions a bit confusing...please help. Do I put step 1 on, wait 10 minutes and then put step 2 on OR, do I put step 1 on and immediately put step 2 on, wait 10 minutes and rinse? I absolutely LOVE this line of skincare!
                    Asked on 10/2/2015 by Christina from Kansas

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Apply the Step 1 Activator Pad first over your entire face, avoiding the eye area, lips and any area of sensitivity. Then wait up to ten minutes, carefully monitoring the skin's response to the Peel by observing any redness or discomfort. After up to ten minutes, apply the Step 2 Neutralizer Pad to the face and then rinse the face thoroughly with water.

                      Answered on 10/6/2015 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
                  • Q:

                    Will this product help with lightening my skin? My skin is dis colored from being pregnant. I have tried so many others that don't help with to discoloration. Willing to give this a try.
                    Asked on 9/7/2015 by Trying to stay beautiful from New Jersey

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Exuviance Performance Peel AP25 will help with improving skin clarity and brightness as well as help to even skin tone and provide an all-over healthy glow, suppleness, and smoothness to skin. We would also recommend our new Exuviance Pigment Lifting Masque which is formulated with concentrated brighteners to diminish the look of dark spots for a more even tone.

                      Answered on 9/8/2015 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
                  • Q:

                    Can this products (and others like it) be used along with pore strips (such as biore strips)? I've used a few different extra strength peels with different combinations of acids and never had any irritation even when using up to 3x per week but I don't want to have to give up my pore strips as I haven't yet found a peel that clears my skin well enough to not need the strips.
                    Asked on 8/16/2015 by TinkEsquire from Iowa

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Yes, you should be able to continue use of pore strips while using Exuviance Performance Peel AP25. We suggest allowing approximately 48 hours between using the pore strips and applying the peel.

                      Answered on 8/19/2015 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
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