PRE-Microdermabrasion Instructions

• Do not use Retin-A or other exfoliating creams 24 to 72 hours (1 to 3 days) prior to your


• Avoid sun tanning or tanning creams/sprays for at least a week before treatment

• You must NOT have recently had laser surgery or used Accutane

• Candidates who have had a recent chemical peel or other skin procedure, such as collagen

injections should wait two to three weeks before undergoing microdermabrasion.

• Prospective patients should also refrain from waxing or tanning the skin to be treated for a

few weeks prior to microdermabrasion treatment.

• Wash your face and neck with a non-oily, non soap based cleanser before each scheduled


What is Microdermabrasion?