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I think i broke my skin.

I used green cream (level 9) and AHA too many days in a row (5) and now my skin stings like hell.

Its dry, especially around the eye-cheek area.

Applying a gentle moisturiser hurts like hell.

How do i make my skin go back to how it was?

Will bio-oil help?

Oh god help

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I'm sorry to hear that. :(

I searched for green cream and saw Vitamin A is it's main component. Vitamin A makes you more sensitive to the sun. So does AHA. Combine the two, and well, you get extra extra sensitive. I think

Were you using sunblock? If you didn't then you should have. In any case, I suggest you don't use any harsh chemical for a few days or a week until the skin heals. Drink water. Maybe use healing cream by Mario Badescu. Zinc Oxide may help heal it too.

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For the condition that your skin is in right now, I wouldn't use any kind of detergent, soap-based products that will strip your face of the oils it needs right now.. Just like the gentle cetaphil and let it be.

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