The following aftercare advice is essential to help reduce the risk of treatment complications, to improve your comfort/healing, and to help achieve the best possible results from treatment.
There are a few things to bare in mind, please see below:
You may wish to book this procedure on a day when you will not return to work for the rest of the day
- Avoid chemical peels, micro-dermabrasion, or laser treatments (anything that causes skin irritation)
- Avoid blood thinning medications like ASA (aspirin), ibuprofen (e.g. Motrin, Advil), naproxen (Aleve), herbal supplements (e.g. garlic, ginseng, ginkgo Biloba, St. John’s Wort, omega-3) and vitamin E
- Do not drink alcohol
Please do let your practitioner know if you have any questions or if you do not understand any of the postcare instructions provided.