Is it OK to use Glycolic Acid Cream Post-Rhinoplasty?

I use a glycolic acid cream to lessen fresh red marks and control acne, I had a closed rhinoplasty a week ago, I want to use this product again avoiding the nose and the area directly around the nose, is it okay to use it on my face again?

Doctor Answers 2

Glycolic on nose

it is no problem. good skin care is always appropriate, especially when the skin was not operated on. good luck

Boca Raton Plastic Surgeon
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Glycolic acid use on face after Rhinoplasty.

Using the Glycolic, on your face, shouldn't be a problem after yor Rhinoplasty as long as you leave it off  your nose.

Francis R. Palmer, III, MD
Beverly Hills Facial Plastic Surgeon
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