How Long Is Recovery?
The dots disappear within one week in the face area and about two weeks on the body. "Then a slight redness can be seen where the dots have been," she said. "Full results will appear after eight to 12 weeks and sometimes the recovery takes even longer before the skin is completely healed. During the healing process, it is important to avoid the sunlight and use SPF 50. During the first two days you should also avoid makeup on the treated area, and no alpha-hydroxy products the first week."