A member asked:

How do i treat red marks/scars caused by glycolic acid? i did 30% peel left on for 2min neutralized it properly etc also during the peel my skin frosted on my cheecks where the scars are now

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Dr. Ashu Syal answered

Specializes in Pediatrics - Nephrology & Dialysis

Sounds like you did a little too strong treatment. Give it time to heal. Mild steroid-- Hydrocortisone ointment 1% can be helpful. Most important is stay away from sunlight and use lots of sun block.

Answered Jun 25, 2014

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Dr. Oscar Novick answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

Try using virgin coconut oil as a moisturizer to restore your skin' s luster .It may take 2-4 weeks before you see results.

Answered Apr 18, 2014

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