Sunburn After Chemical Peel?

I've had two chem peels in the last 3 months. Some results. Recently got a mild sunburn on vacation after using hats, visors, SPF 30 - 50 ......face very red, burn, itch.....what can I do to relieve discomfort and itching? thanks

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Sunburn After Chemical Peel?

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I recommend you see your treating physician as well as continue total sun exposure protection. What you describe should have protected your skin but there are reflected lights that can also cause exposure such as from water or snow.

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