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How long is recovery from VI Peel?

How long do the side effects of the VI Peel last?

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Replied on 8/23/2010

By: Rejuve  |  John Tang, M.D.
Saratoga, CA


It takes usually 3-6 days for face to stop peeling before your face will normalize.


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