Acne treatment
Is it safe to go for chemical peels while on accutane? If yes, what type of chemical peels are usually recommended? My doc has prescribed so, but when I checked online they usually avoid the combination. Hence, confused.
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Hi It is safe to have mild chemical peels on Accutane/isotretinoin. Initially it was thought that these medicines delay healing of the skin however recent studies show that is indeed safe to use the same. Read more on this study from
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