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are glycolic peels safe?

I been using a at home glycolic peel 40% once a week for about 2 minutes, does anyone know if there are safe while expecting?

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Asked by Anonymous at 12:38 AM on Aug. 5, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • Glycolic acid or other AHA peels, such as lactic acid, are safe during pregnancy. It is better to have buffered peels, which are gentler on the skin. Salicylic acid peels or BHA peels should be avoided during pregnancy since the absorption of salicylic acid (aspirin) should be avoided.

    Answer by NDFanatik at 12:59 AM on Aug. 5, 2009

  • Thanks for the information!

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:04 AM on Aug. 5, 2009

  • Anytime :)

    Answer by NDFanatik at 1:10 AM on Aug. 5, 2009

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