Jessner’s Solution

Jessner’s Solution Product Summary

This combination of superficial peeling agents has been used by practitioners for a number of years.


Lactic acid, salicylic acid, resorcinol and ethanol.

Is this a superficial, medium or deep peel?

Superficial peel, sometimes used prior to a medium depth peel.

What skin problems does it claim to treat?

It visibly diminishes the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, smoothes and softens skin, increases hydration and suppleness, and balances irregular skin tones.

It can also be used safely and effectively on black and Asian skin.

Licensed status

Medical device.

Should be used by

Trained members of the medical profession only.

Peel program

Varies according to the practitioner.