Zo Medical Peel Pre & Post Instructions

Pre-Treatment Instructions

  1. Discontinue the use of alpha hydroxyl acids, benzoyl peroxide, retinols, and other potentially irritating products 3-4 days prior to peel.
  2. Avoid laser hair removal, electrolysis, waxing, and the use of depilatory creams for 5-7 days prior to peel.
  3. Avoid having the peel until skin has completely healed from any procedures, such as IPL, laser, or microdermabrasion.
  4. If you have a history of herpes infection, you will need to start an anti-viral medication on day prior to this peel and continue for 7 days.
  5. Avoid washing face or treated area for at least 5 hours after the peel. Wait to wash the morning after the peel.


Post-Treatment Instructions

  1. Wash the face or treated area with the gentle cleanser from your daily skin care program. Wash the face gently for 30-40 seconds. Rinse and pat dry.
  2. Apply the 2nd half of the Retinol Cream.
  3. Apply a thin layer of Moisturizer Cream.
  4. Redness, stinging, itching, mild swelling, flaking, and peeling are all normal signs after the peel and vary based on patient responses.
  5. Exfoliation generally will start 2 to 3 days after the treatment and ends approximately day 5.
  6. Avoid rubbing, scratching, peeling/picking the skin with your fingers while healing.
  7. Avoid direct sun exposure for at least 7-10 days following the peel. Sunscreen may be used after the skin has completely healed.
  8. Besides the retinol crème, do not use alpha hydroxy acids, beta hydroxy acids, benzoyl peroxide, retinoid, and other potentially irritating products until the skin is healed.
  9. Avoid running water directly on your face while showering.
  10. Avoid strenuous exercise and sweating until skin is completely healed.
  11. Avoid procedures, such as facials, hair removal, microdermabrasion, and laser until skin is fully healed.
  12. After skin is healed, return to your daily skincare routine.


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