Facials and Peels

It is important to cleanse, exfoliate, and hydrate your skin as it is constantly regenerating new skin cells.

The Skin Institute at Skin Cancer & Dermatology Institute offers a variety of treatments to help you achieve healthy, beautiful skin through exfoliation and hydration leaving the skin with a smoother and brighter tone and texture.  The treatments include:

Diamond Glow® by Allergan

Diamond Glow® by Allergan is a non-invasive treatment that simultaneously exfoliates, extracts, and infuses the skin with condition-specific serums. This gives your skin optimized plumpness, volume, hydration, tone, and texture. It delivers immediate and long-lasting results for all skin types.


We offer ​one-hour custom​ ​facial​ ​based​ ​on​ ​your​ ​skin​ ​care​ ​needs.  This includes​ ​consultation, ​​cleansing, ​ exfoliation,​ ​and  ​treatment​. We specialize in teen facials, acne facials and rejuvenating facials. 

Chemical Peels

We offer a range of chemical peels that vary in degree of intensity tailored to your needs and our skilled aestheticians will help you choose the best treatment for your skin.

  • Salicylic Acid Peels

    • Salicylic acid peels are a helpful solution for oily and acne prone skin and can also brighten the skin with a minimal amount of downtime.
  • Glycolic Acid Peels

    • Glycolic acid peels exfoliate and hydrate and brighten the skin and increase the skin’s ability to absorb serums and moisturizers. This peel can also help treat melasma.
  • Lactic Acid Peels

    • Lactic acid peels exfoliate the top layer of cells and reveal fresh healthy skin. This is a good choice for those treating age spots and giving your skin a healthy glow.


Dermaplaning​ ​is​ ​a​ ​gentle​ ​form​ ​of​ ​exfoliation​ ​that​ ​can​ ​be​ ​used​ ​on​ ​most​ ​skin​ ​and​ ​hair​ ​types.​ ​Along with​ ​gently​ ​removing​ ​the​ ​top​ ​layers​ ​of​ ​dead​ ​skin​ ​cells,​ ​it​ ​removes ​soft​ ​facial​ ​hairs.​ ​This treatment​ ​is​ ​great to get before​ ​a​ ​big​ ​event as your​ ​makeup​ ​will​ ​lay​ ​perfectly​ ​and​ ​flawlessly​ ​on your​ ​soft​ ​skin.


DermaSweep resurfacing technique that has one of a kind patent-pending bristle tips that lift away the top layer of the skin. DermaSweep cleans the pores, stimulates blood flow and leaves the skin feeling much smoother.

Find a location near you throughout the Greater Reno-Tahoe area to make an appointment to discuss what exfoliation treatments or other skin care procedures may be best for you with a Skin Cancer & Dermatology Institute Provider today.