Undergoing surgery can be a major physical and emotional undertaking. While the focus may be on the surgical procedure itself, it's important to keep in mind that taking care of your body and skin after surgery is just as important to heal from the surgery and recover mentally and physically.
One area that can be easily overlooked in the post-surgery recovery process is skin care. Depending on the type of surgery you've undergone, your skin may be especially vulnerable and require special attention. Here are some tips for looking after your skin after surgery.
1. Cleanse to Keep Your Skin Clean
Focus on keeping your skincare routine minimal, cleansing is super important. do the basics cleanse and moisturise. Keeping that consistent will ensure your skin is still clean to avoid dirt and bacteria from clogging your pores and resulting in acne and breakouts. We love using a Calming Gel Cleanser because it clears the skin without impacting your PH levels.
2. Avoid harsh chemicals