Before your chemical peel 

 

ONE WEEK BEFORE THE PEEL
1) Discontinue any topical prescriptions or any products containing Retinol or Vitamin A
2) Avoid waxing, electrolysis, hair removal creams, and laser hair removal treatments
3) Avoid sun exposure (and tanning beds)
4) Do not receive Botox or dermal fillers
5) Do not have another facial or peel treatment

CONTRAINDICATIONS OF A CHEMICAL PEEL


Some medications and health conditions don't pair well with a chemical peel. If you are using or experiencing any of the following contraindications, adhere to the timelines as stated. Or talk with one of your skin therapist for alternative treatments to make you look and feel your best!
 

Accutane: 1 year off 
 

Retin-A: Discontinue for 7- 10 days prior to treatment.
 

Pregnant or Lactating
 

Allergy to Aspirin
 

Sunburned or compromised skin: Outdoors Life style, Tanning bed users, Avid golfer or skier, Sun worshiper
 

Serious medical condition: Heart condition/problem, Immunity disorder, Diabetes etc.
 

Medications: Diabetes Type 2, Lupus, chemo
 

Permanent cosmetics wait 7 days then cover with occlusive barrier
 

Active cold sores or lesions
 

Active facial rash
 

Immediately post lift of facial surgery needs doctor approval
 

Rosacea- Will need to be evaluated.
 

Facial Waxing requires a 72 hour waiting period.

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