Mild redness for several hours (you should be able to return to work immediately)
The effects of glycolic acid peels and the efficiency of the peel can be potentiated by starting glycolic acid products and retinoids as part of a rigorous skin care regimen for at least 2 weeks prior to your first chemical peel.
The night before, however, any retinoid must be stopped and may be resumed the night after the peel.
The morning of the peel, there is no necessity to apply any medicinal product other than your daily sunscreen.
History of phenol peels, isotretinoin (Accutane) in the past six months.