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NEW YORK — Glycolic peels and microdermabrasion treatments were once solely the province of dermatologists’ offices. Now, they’re moving to retail counters. The latest and most broadly distributed entry is coming from Lancôme,...

NEW YORK — Glycolic peels and microdermabrasion treatments were once solely the province of dermatologists’ offices. Now, they’re moving to retail counters. The latest and most broadly distributed entry is coming from Lancôme, which intends to add consumer appeal to the chemical procedure with Resurface Peel Restructuring and Soothing System, due in October. It could ring up sales of $25 million in its first year. For more, see Lancome Takes It All Off.

This story first appeared in the July 30, 2004 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.