Pre & Post Chemical Peels

PRE TREATMENT INSTRUCTIONS
In order to achieve the best results from your treatment we ask that you read and understand the following instructions. If
you have any questions regarding these instructions please contact your Skin Specialist/Physician for clarification
I, agree to stop, discontinue or not have any of the following treatments

FOR 1 WEEK PRIOR TO TREATMENT:
• Anti-wrinkle injections
• Prescription topical Retin A
• Home Needling

FOR 2 WEEKS PRIOR TO TREATMENT:
• Waxing, bleaching or hair dying any areas to be treated
• Depilatory use in any treated area
• Electrolysis on any treatment area
• IPL/Laser Hair removal treatments
• IPL/Laser Skin Rejuvenation (Only prior to very superficial peels)
• Sun exposure to area to be treated
• Facial treatments of any kind including any AHA, BHA or Vitamin A treatments
• Microdermabrasion / Epidermal Levelling
• Dermal Fillers

FOR 4 WEEKS PRIOR TO TREATMENT:
• IPL/Laser Skin Rejuvenation (Only prior to Superficial peels and Skin Needling)
• AHA, BHA, Vitamin A or TCA Superficial to Medium Depth Peels
• In clinic Needling

FOR 3 – 6 MONTHS PRIOR TO TREATMENT:
• Medical Needling
• Fractional Ablative Laser Resurfacing
• TCA or Phenol Deep Peeling
• Facelift Surgery

FOR 6 – 12 MONTHS PRIOR TO TREATMENT:
• Isotretinoin (Roaccutane)
• Full Ablative Laser Resurfacing

POST TREATMENT AFTERCARE INSTRUCTIONS
In order to achieve the best results from your professional treatment we ask that you read and
understand the following instructions.
Your recovery time will be influenced by the type of treatment you have received and your individual
skin’s response. Your Skin Specialist will have discussed with you the individual time frame you should
expect for recovery in addition to your personalised post treatment home care.
I agree to stop, discontinue or not have any of the following treatments:

FOR 24 HOURS POST TREATMENT:
 Exercise (avoid getting overheated)
 Bathing or Showering
 Application of physical sun protection

FOR 72 HOURS POST TREATMENT:
 Application of chemical sun protection

FOR 5 – 10 DAYS POST TREATMENT:
 Exfoliating products (scrubs, AHA’s, BHA’s, Vitamin A)
 Products not recommended by my Skin Specialist
 Home Needling
 Anti-wrinkle injections
 Prescription topical Retin A
 Sun exposure to area treated

FOR 2 WEEKS POST TREATMENT:
 Waxing, bleaching or hair dying any areas to be treated
 Depilatory use in any treated area
 Electrolysis on any treatment area
 IPL/Laser Hair removal treatments
 IPL/Laser Skin Rejuvenation (Only prior to very superficial peels)
 Facial Treatments of any kind including any AHA, BHA, Vitamin A or TCA treatments
 Microdermabrasion / Epidermal Levelling
 Dermal Fillers

FOR 4 WEEKS POST TREATMENT:
 IPL/Laser Skin Rejuvenation (Only prior to Superficial to Medium Depth peels)
 AHA, BHA, Vitamin A or TCA Superficial to Deep Peels
 Needling (Standard In clinic or Medical)
 Fractional Ablative Laser Resurfacing / Full Ablative Laser Resurfacing  Facelift Surgery

POST TREATMENT AFTERCARE INSTRUCTIONS
In order to achieve the best results from your professional treatment we ask that you read and
understand the following instructions.
Your recovery time will be influenced by the type of treatment you have received and your individual
skin’s response. Your Skin Specialist will have discussed with you the individual time frame you should
expect for recovery in addition to your personalised post treatment home care.
I agree to stop, discontinue or not have any of the following treatments:

FOR 24 HOURS POST TREATMENT:
 Exercise (avoid getting overheated)
 Bathing or Showering
 Application of physical sun protection

FOR 72 HOURS POST TREATMENT:
 Application of chemical sun protection

FOR 5 – 10 DAYS POST TREATMENT:
 Exfoliating products (scrubs, AHA’s, BHA’s, Vitamin A)
 Products not recommended by my Skin Specialist
 Home Needling
 Anti-wrinkle injections
 Prescription topical Retin A
 Sun exposure to area treated

FOR 2 WEEKS POST TREATMENT:
 Waxing, bleaching or hair dying any areas to be treated
 Depilatory use in any treated area
 Electrolysis on any treatment area
 IPL/Laser Hair removal treatments
 IPL/Laser Skin Rejuvenation (Only prior to very superficial peels)
 Facial Treatments of any kind including any AHA, BHA, Vitamin A or TCA treatments
 Microdermabrasion / Epidermal Levelling
 Dermal Fillers

FOR 4 WEEKS POST TREATMENT:
 IPL/Laser Skin Rejuvenation (Only prior to Superficial to Medium Depth peels)
 AHA, BHA, Vitamin A or TCA Superficial to Deep Peels
 Needling (Standard In clinic or Medical)
 Fractional Ablative Laser Resurfacing / Full Ablative Laser Resurfacing  Facelift Surgery

POST TREATMENT AFTERCARE INSTRUCTIONS
I also agree to:

 NOT PICK AT THE SKIN – this can increase the risk of infection, pigment changes and scarring
 Increase water intake to include “at least” 8 glasses
 Wear Sun Protection and reapply every 2 hours (as per AST post treatment application guidelines)
 Protect the treatment area with protective clothing such as hat, sunglasses and long sleeves when
outdoors
 Not use wash cloths, or any other type of cloth on the treated area, instead, apply cleanser to clean
hands and foam for application
 Contact the clinic with any further questions or concerns
 Adhere to the aftercare instructions for the next 3-7 days (or for the period recommended by my
skin specialist):

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