The DMK philosophy at the core of every paramedical treatment and homecare corrector is to REMOVE, REBUILD, MAINTAIN and PROTECT. elysium is here to remove and rebuild with DMK salon treatments and your DMK home prescriptives will maintain our results and protect your skin from internal and external aggressors.
Today we look at the Six Layer Peel and it’s role in removing and rebuilding your skin to it’s genetic potential. This intensive resurfacing procedure has similar results to laser resurfacing, the difference however is we support your skin through every stage of the process with prep 2-4 weeks prior to your peel, homecare to optimise and maintain your results, two lift off treatments post peel and the emotional support throughout, from experienced DMK paramedical skin technicians at elysium.
Contrary to the name, it does not peel off 6 layers of skin! The name six layer comes from the number of layers of pro alpha peel that is applied to the skin. Some skins can take more layers, some a little less. This is completely tailored to the individual’s skin at the time of application.
So what does it do?
This amazing treatment removes thickened cell build up and the skins imperfections and enhances the skins own ability to regenerate. It is based on a natural healing approach using botanical chemistry to restore the skins function.
It re-establishes a healthy environment for normal cell proliferation through the desquamation and elimination of waste material, revising and restoring a more youthful tight healthy glowing complexion! Peeling gets rid of old, redundant cells so new cells can receive the trans epidermal nutrition of amino acids and other proteins and vitamins A C E and D from the DMK home prescriptive range.
It has been developed to address skin conditions such as deep wrinkles, stubborn pigmentation, thickened, sundamaged skin, open pores and scarring. The results you see in 10 days is around 60-70% of the results you would achieve after visiting elysium every week for 18 months!
How does it feel?
This peel isn’t for the faint hearted, your skin literally peels off over 7 to 10 days and it can be quite a painful and uncomfortable experience. But the results outweigh any of that and everyone agrees it is totally worth it. No pain, no gain!
We (Paula, Cassie and Lisa) are all undergoing six layer peels at the moment and with the worst behind us we are now on day 4 of our journey and our skin is starting to shed like a snake!
The peel is applied over two days and each time it is left on the skin over night. Application is painful and hot, like having chilli rubbed all over your face! We found the use of an electric fan made this so much more bearable and we all coped really well throughout application. We all agreed the first layer is the worst and after 2 or 3 layers it seems to settle down a little. But everyone’s experience is different. Day 2, you are back in the salon for a second application of the peel. This was a little more intense on day 2 but again, the fan makes it so much better. Peel stays on again over night.
The next 2 days your skin goes into “repair mode” a lot of fluid is excreted and by day 4 you are feeling so tight, it’s hard to eat and smile! Sometime around day 4 or 5 you get some relief and begin to shed. It is so important at this stage not to pick and pull pieces of skin off! You can trim the skin if you wish as it comes away naturally.
Day 5 is lift off day and we see you back at elysium for your first lift of enzyme treatment. Another lift off treatment is done on day 10.
Throughout this whole process you are supporting your skin with the prescribed DMK homecare (included in your peel package).
We are so excited to be able to offer this advanced resurfacing procedure to our clients and can not wait to help you achieve beautiful skin!
This winter we are offering FREE EFA supplements valued at $68.50 with every six layer peel!
Pop into the salon and chat with us about our personal experiences and how a DMK six layer peel can benefit your skin. The beauty of this treatment is that it is completely tailored to your skin condition and concerns. Not a one size fits all approach.
Please check out our Instagram and Facebook pages for before and after pictures
Book in a complimentary paramedical skin consultation. Call 55202338.
Spoil the most special person in your life with an elysium gift voucher
MUM’S DELUXE $280
Treat Mum to an ultimate indulgence with a Classic Swedish massage, Aromatherapy Facial and Spa Pedicure for top to toe luxury
MUM’S ON THE GO $150
She would love a little bliss time even though she is super busy with an Aroma Express Facial, Back, neck and shoulder massage and nail paint
We’ve been using Omnilux at elysium for close to a decade with amazing results and endless happy clients. LED’s are gaining a lot of press these days amongst medi spas and clinics and doctors alike for the outstanding benefits in stimulating healthy cell production and skin function for ageing, retexturing and also in the treatment of acne. But what is LED and why is Omnilux the leader in light therapy?
HOW DOES OMNILUX WORK?
Omnilux is an LED light therapy machine which bathes the skin in various wavelengths of light. The Revive or red light at 633nm is like turning the ignition on in your car. It stimulates all our skins metabolic functions which has a cascade of reactions deep down in the dermis, where our new cells are being produced. It increases our collagen production, blood flow and waste elimination, meaning as our new cells come to the surface they are plumper, healthier and more tightly packed.
The Plus light also known as the white light is 830nm making it invisible to the naked eye. It is however NOT ultra violet light which means it is completely safe. This is one of our key anti ageing weapons in our Omnilux artillery. This wavelength of light penetrates deeper into the skin and lifts, firms and tightens! You really can feel the difference after one of these!
Omnilux Blue is used in the treatment of acne. With a wavelength of 415nm it oxygenates pustlues and breakout, killing the P.Acnes bacteria. This stops the acne cycle in its tracks and is one of the only safe, non invasive, painless treatments that actually work, long term! Omnilux has changed lives for people suffering with acne and that is something we are proud to be a part of at elysium.
Depending on the skin condition we are targeting we would use a different combination of the three wavelengths mentioned above. The treatment itself is 30 minutes. We cleanse and prep the skin, the light works its magic for 20 minutes and we conclude with, your appropriate serums, moisture protective, and SPF. There is no down time, you will not be red or irritated after the treatment so you can head straight back out into the world. We recommend a program of 9 lights, 2 per week over 5 weeks. Once you have completed your program your skin will continue to improve over the following 12 weeks as the new cells make their way to the surface. Your skin will peak at around 12 weeks after your program and we recommend maintenance treatments to keep your new found glow. Individual lights are $120 and a program of 9 is $900.
We would love to offer you a complimentary skin analysis and treatment program with one of our advanced skin therapists. Call us on 07 55202338 for more information.
Take the stress out of your Christmas shopping and give the gift of relaxation this year. elysium gift vouchers are beautifully presented and can be made out for any dollar amount or any of our beautiful treatments and packages. To make your life even easier vouchers can be ordered over the phone and either emailed or posted. Call 07 55202338 or click here
Special Christmas packages:
- Holiday Sparkle $120 – Sixty minutes of bliss including hot stones back massage and aroma express facial
- Christmas Belle $200 – Classic full body massage, aromatherapy facial and hot oil scalp massage. Two hours of total relaxation.
- Float away for the day $390 – Four hours of bliss, this spa package includes scrumptious lunch. Your treatment begins with a refreshing body exfoliation followed by and aroma wrap, 60 minute aroma spa massage, aroma express facial and express mani/pedi combo.
Spring is here so get up, dust off and be fabulous!
It’s back! Choose any three treatments from the selection below to create your own package….
- Shellac fingers OR toes
- Eye trio
- 30 minute massage
- LCA peel
- Express mani or pedi
- Aroma express facial
- Coconut sugar scrub
- Hot oil scalp massage
Special ends 30th November 2015. Treatments must be experienced in one appointment. For appointments call 55202338.
Back by popular demand is our Flusia Goddess Package for Mother’s Day. By choosing one treatment from each category (Rose, Lily and Violet) Mum can put together her own customised package. Available in a beautifully presented gift certificate which is valid for twelve months. Gift certificates can be purchased in the salon or arranged over the phone and either posted or emailed.
Spoil Dad this Father’s Day, Sunday 7th September with an elysium gift voucher for an elysium Escape Package. Including a 60 minute stress relieving Classic Swedish Massage and a deep cleansing Aromatherapy Facial all for $180. 2 hours of well deserved bliss in our private treatment rooms. Dad will be floating.
Other gift ideas:
* 60 minute Hot Stone Massage $100– Using heated stones this treatment allows you to reach a deep sense of relaxation as well as targeting sore tight muscles. Relieves aches and pains, detoxifies, balances and restores the body’s energy levels.
* DMK Medi Pedi $100 – A paramedical alkaline procedure to remove dead skin build up on the feet without the use of heavy blading. Includes file and buff of the nails, cuticle tidy, alkaline removal and foot and leg massage.
* DMK Mensroom Packs $214 – Redifining the modern man in 3 easy steps this take home pack includes cleanser, spray and moisturiser with free water bottle and toiletry bag. While stocks last.
*DMK Soleil Defence SPF 50+ $59 200ml – A must for the Dad that loves the great outdoors. This is the latest in suncare from DMK. This non greasy formula is a hit with the guys.
For more great ideas pop in the salon or give us a call on 07 55202338
We are excited to introduce a new tool to our treatment menu this month! The creators of Omnilux have bought us the light heat energy machine called FSD Plus. FSD Plus is a skincare device that works by emitting gentle pulses of light and heat energy to cause micro trauma to deeper layers of the skin which instigates a healing response stimulating collagen and elastin synthesis, tightening of pores and regulating of skin tone and clarity. This process is done in a very gentle and easy to control manner and leaves you with little, to no down time or irritation to the skin. Clinical studies have shown that regular use can deliver anti-ageing results, reduce pore size and give a radiant glow. We absolutely love the results we have been getting and have found it compliments our Omnilux treatments perfectly. Take advantage of our special below and see for yourself!
We are offering buy 2, get 1 free as a great way for you to give it a try! That’s three treatments for $240 save $120. (Individual treatments are $120 each). Call 07 55202338 to make an appointment.
She’s a comforter, teacher, house cleaner, part time nurse, negotiator, problem solver, chef, security guard, personal shopper, laundromat, taxi driver and most of all she’s your Mum. No one else deserves a bit of rest and relaxation more. What should you give her to say thankyou?
- Coconut Sugar Scrub – Fresh sugarcane crystals gently buff away dead skin cells whilst a blend of coconut oil and nut extracts nourish, moisturise and protect. Includes hot shower and application of hydrating body milk. $70
- elysium handmade scented soy candles – 10oz $24.95 16oz $34.95
- DMK Transdermal Nutrition Treatment – Includes double cleanse, exfoliation, customised mask, scalp massage and transdermal infusion. $80
- 60 minute Aroma Spa Massage – A combination of eastern massage techniques to balance the body and revive the senses using Decleor aromatherapy body balms, A truly relaxing experience like to other. $99
- Decleor Aroma Spa Tonic Pack – $70 Includes full size fragrance, travel body milk and bath gel.
- Tropical Bliss Package – Includes Spa Manicure, Spa Pedicure and Coconut Sugar Scrub.
- DMK Medi Pedi – A paramedical alkaline proceedure to remove dead skin cell build up on the feet without the use of heavy blading. Includes file and buff of the nails, cuticle tidy, alkaline removal, foot and leg massage and polish. $100
- Deluxe Aroma Expert Facial– Beginning with a back massage to relax the body and mind this targeted treatment also includes aroma massage to the face, neck and decollatage, choice of specialised mask to suit your skin condition and hand and arm massage. $160
- Gorgeous elysium Gift Certificate– As well as choosing from any of our treatments and packages you can also spoil Mum with an elysium gift certificate in any dollar amount. Vouchers are presented with our treatment menu so she can have fun choosing her own special treatment. Gift Certificates can be posted or emailed for your convenience.
- Pure Fiji body range – Purchase any two products and get your 3rd product HALF PRICE!
Ok Mummy’s are you ready to hear about our indulgent Mother’s Day Exhale Package? We’re very excited about this one! Designed by two Mum’s we have put together our answer to a well deserved bit of time out. We begin your two hours of bliss in our warm cozy treatment room with your Decleor Aroma Express Facial including pressure point scalp massage and foot and leg massage followed by a buff and polish on your toes. Whilst you sip on a cold glass of champagne and strawberries with continue with a Spa Manicure and conclude with a light make-up application to leave you glowing. This package will bring you back to life from top to toe. Drop a hint with your family and why stop there, make a day of it and head out for a long lunch with your fabulous new nails and gorgeous glowing skin! Call elysium on 07 55202338 for more information and to organise a beautifully presented gift certificate.
Special ends 31st May 2014
Imagine stepping inside the door to elysium and leaving the world behind. elysium, meaning ‘a place of beauty or paradise’ is exactly that. Relax, unwind, take in the tranquil music, soothing scents and let your elysium therapist give you an experience to be remembered.
QLD, Australia 4220
Monday9am - 5pm
Tuesday9am - 5pm
Wednesday9am - 5pm
Thursday9am - 7pm*
Friday9am - 5pm
Saturday8am - 3pm*
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