CHEMICAL PEEL pre-care documenT

The following pre-care advice is essential to help reduce the risk of treatment complications, to improve your comfort/healing, and to help achieve the best possible results from treatment.

There are a few things to bare in mind, please see below:

  • Avoid exfoliating your skin a week prior to your appointment
  • Avoid masks, scrubs, self-tanners, products containing AHA, BHA, retinol, or any other product that can irritate the skin for at least 48 hours before the peel
  • Avoid over the counter anti-inflammatory drugs like Ibuprofen for 48 hours prior to your treatment

There are a few things to bare in mind, please see below:

  • Avoid using Tretinoin (Retin-A), Retinol, Retinoids, Glycolic Acid, or any anti-aging products for 7 days prior to your appointment 
  • Avoid any hair removal 24 hours prior to your treatment in the area that will be treated
  • Avoid using any other chemical peels on your skin a week prior to your treatment

Please do let your practitioner know if you have any questions or if you do not understand any of the postcare instructions provided.