Can I Have a Blue Peel if I Have Acne on my Face?

i really interest with obagi blue peel, but the problem is i have small size acne around my cheek and some on cheek. can i do blue peel or just keep using nu derm?

Doctor Answers 2

Blue Peel and Acne

The Blue Peel is an effective modality to improve skin quality.  It may either exacerbate your acne or improve it, depending on the type of acne you have. Raffy Karamanoukian, MD

Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
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Obagi Blue Peel for Acne

While Obagi blue peels are excellent for treating increased pigmentation due to sun damaged skin, they can also be quite effective for improving acne.

Mitchell Schwartz, MD
South Burlington Dermatologic Surgeon
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