Cool Peel Laser Resurfacing Pre and Post Op

Preparing for your appointment

  • Avoid anti-inflammatory medications for two weeks prior to treatment unless prescribed or an existing medical condition
  • Stop all topical acids 1 week prior (Glycolic, alpha and beta hydroxyl acids, retinols, etc.)
  • Moisturize AM and PM seven days prior on treatment area and drink plenty of water
  • If you have a history of fever blisters, consider taking an antiviral medication starting one day pre treatment and follow directions on your prescription
  • Avoid UV exposure a week prior

After your appointment

  • A thin layer of Aquaphor, SkinMedica Rejuvinative Moisturizer, or Restorative Ointment from the Proedure 360 system should be applied. Keep the skin hydrated
  • Sleep with a clean pillowcase
  • Avoid sun exposure and sweating
  • Avoid touching for 24 hours
  • Mineral makeup only can be applied 24-48 hours after treatment
  • No harsh facial products for 2 weeks
  • Avoid strenuous exercise for 24 hours
  • No oil based makeup for 1 week, mineral makeup can be applied 24-48 hours after
  • No facials, facial waxing, peels, lasers, microdermabrasion, exfoliation, or injectables for 2 weeks

Mineral SPF use is mandatory. SkinMedica Procedure 360 System has all products needed for optimal results. Apply Post Procedure Repair Complex under Restorative Ointment as needed, up to 3x daily. Restorative Ointment can be used as often as needed.

AM

  • Facial Cleanser with cold water
  • Post Procedural Repair Complex
  • Restorative Ointment
  • TNS Ceramide Treatment Cream
  • Mineral SPF 30+

PM

  • Facial Cleanser with cold water
  • Post Procedural Repair Complex
  • Restorative Ointment
  • TNS Ceramide Treatment Cream

**After skin heals (3-7 days) discontinue use of Restorative Ointment. Resume all other products for 2 weeks

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