Before Microdermabrasion or Chemical Peel
1 week prior
Discontinue use of products containing Retinol-A, glycolic acid or AHA. (Alpha Hydroxy Acid)
3 months prior
Discontinue any laser resurfacing treatments as well as dermatological chemical peels including glycolic peels.
6 months prior
Discontinue anti-acne Accutane oral medication treatments.
in case of Herpes Simplex (cold sore) outbreak even if actual sore is not yet visible
If client has planned long term or intense sunexposure: sailing, skiing...
If infectious acne, cold sores, eczema, psoriasis & other....