Treatment is safe and effective for all skin types. The exfoliating crystals are very fine and won’t cause damage to your skin. there’s no risk for scarring or infection. Treatment is painless and can take an hour or so.
If you have active acne, chemical peels are a better choice because crystal exfoliating can irritate it or even cause more issues. Chemical peels use salicylic acid to reduce further breakouts by exfoliating the dead skin cells. If you have light wrinkles, crystal exfoliating or light chemical peels can help.
There is a risk that crystal exfoliating can spread infections from one part of your skin to another. So you should not have crystal exfoliating if you have skin infections such as impetigo, or have had warts, herpes and other viral infections. Sometimes it can make other conditions like rosacea flare up.