Depending on the peeling used, a break of varying length is necessary. After a fruit acid peeling you can go back to work immediately. After a chemical peeling a regeneration period of a few days or up to 2 weeks is necessary. It is better not to visit the sauna or solarium for a few weeks. Strenuous sports should be better avoided immediately after the treatment. After a chemical peeling, strict light protection with suitable preparations is necessary for a certain period of time.