The biggest misconception with chemical peels is that the skin will always flake or peel, which is not the case. Exfoliation is present, however it may be at the cellular level, under the surface, and not visible to the naked eye. The amount of post peel exfoliation experienced is determined by several factors.
you are prone to cold sores or shingles it may be necessary that you take an antiviral medication such as Valtrex a few days before and after your treatment. I hope these tips help you in preparing your skin for a chemical peel! These tips have always helped me achieve great results!