Quick Guide to Recovering Well from a Chemical Peel
Aside from wrinkles, other commonly obvious signs of aging include age spots, acne scars, and skin discoloration. We have a variety of treatments and procedures to help slow the aging process and help you keep your skin fresh and looking its best! One of the more popular treatments we offer is chemical peels. Chemical Peels offer an effective technique for treating various skin conditions including sun damage, acne, and hyperpigmentation to reawaken the patient’s complexion and freshen up the skin’s appearance. We offer several different types of chemical peels depending on your skin type and skin condition.If you have been thinking of undergoing chemical peel, knowledge on how to quickly recover from the procedure ensures high chances of seeing the results that you want. Below are guidelines to a fast and safe recovery.
Stay out of the sun and avoid make-up for the first two weeks. Afterwards, sunblock is a must whenever you’re spending time outdoors.
Skin peeling and redness are normal skin reactions during the first week or two. Deeper chemical peels may even result to scabs, swelling or blisters. Oral steroids, creams, ointments, and dressings will be prescribed to help you deal with these reactions.
You may be advised to visit us for follow-up skin care. It is very important to adhere to this prescribed visits.