Chemical peels are powerful skincare treatments that can be used to correct common complexion concerns, including signs of again, dryness, acne and sun damage. More and more people are opting to undergo professional chemical peels from estheticians, dermatologists, and other skincare professionals.
For the best possible results, it’s critical to treat your skin with extra time and care following a chemical peel. Here, we’ll go over a handful of tips to keep in mind post-peel so that you can enjoy bright, healthy skin.
Exfoliants are an essential component of any effective skincare routine, but you should steer clear of them for approximately three to seven days following your chemical peel. This includes facial scrubs, retinoids, and acids (salicylic acid and glycolic acid are the most common). The chemical treatment will cause the top layer of skin to peel away, so additional exfoliation may cause burning, redness and irritation.Continue reading “Caring for Your Skin After a Chemical Peel”