CHEMICAL PEEL AFTERCARE

  • The skin may peel or flake but refrain from touching picking or pulling at any loose skin, this may compromise the results
  • The skin can be cleansed with a gentle cleanser with warm/tepid water. Do not scrub, pat dry.
  • Avoid use of benzoyl peroxide or glycolic facial skin products during the healing process
  • Avoid facial products containing fragrance
  • Avoid the use of exfoliants, further peeling agents, retinoids, retinols and vitamin A product for 5-7 days after treatment
  • Refrain from saunas, sun beds, steam baths and hot showers for 24hour
  • Avoid intensive sun exposure, tanning both and extreme weather condition for 2 weeks
  • Avoid high impact exercise or vigorous physical activities for 24 hours
  • Avoid electrolysis, depilatory creams, waxing or laser hair removal for minimum 7 days
  • Avoid swimming or chlorinated water for 2 weeks
  • Use of an intensive moisturiser is recommended for at least a week as skin may feel dryer or tighter after treatment
  • Minimal make up can be applied once skin has settled
  • Any concerns should be reported to your practitioner as soon as possible
  • ALWAYS use an spf to protect your skin