Yes, I would encourage washing of the face - lots of water and just a little of a very gentle cleanser like purpose(r). To clean the face it is more a soaking and gentle wipe then scrubbing especially in the initial days. You should contact your surgeon to go over his preferred method of post op care and stick to his/her routine.
Can I Wash my Face One Day After Fractional Co2 Procedure?
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Washing your face after co2 laser resurfacing
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