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BEFORE +
AFTERCARE

Before your treatment:

  • Do not drink alcohol or smoke 1-2 days prior to and after your procedure 

  • Discontinue the use of Aspirin or other Anti-Inflammatory 3-5 days before the procedure

  •  Consult your prescribing physician before discontinuing any blood thinners 

  • Adequate hydration is essential, drink at least 6 – 16.9 oz water bottles the day prior to your procedure  and at least one 16.9 oz water bottle 1- 2 hours before your procedure

After your treatment:

  • You may experience moderate bruising lasting up to 7-10 days or more. Treated areas should be handled  gently when cleansing. 

  • Avoid heat therapies and massage in the treated area for at least 4 weeks. 

  • Avoid heavy physical exercise or exertion for 2-3 days post procedure. 

  • Normal skincare regimen can be resumed immediately following treatment.

  • Eat soft foods and maintain well hydrated for the next 7 days.

  • Avoid excessive chewing and talking for the next 3 days.

  • Wear facial bandage as much as possible for the next 3 days and when at home for the next 2 weeks.