microneedlingpRE-care documenT

The following prepare 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:

  • Avoid alcohol consumption 48 hours prior to your treatment
  • Do let us know if you’re on any perception medication or unprescribed medication procedure

There are a few things to bare in mind, please see below:

  • Avoid over the counter anti-inflammatory drugs like Ibuprofen for 48 hours prior to your treatment. 
  • Avoid using Tretinoin (Retin-A), Retinol, Retinoids, Glycolic Acid, or any anti-aging products. 
  • Avoid any hair removal 24 hours prior to your treatment in the area that will be treated.
  • Avoid taking any supplements a week prior to your appointment such as Garlic, Ginseng, Garlic etc.
  • Do not take corticosteroid medications for 2 to 3 weeks prior to the procedure– check with your G.P before stopping any medication 
  • Avoid taking aspirin, ibuprofen, arthritis medication, or steroid medication – check with your G.P before stopping any medication 
  • Avoid alcohol consumption 
  • If possible, refrain from smoothing as this can impact the healing process 
  • It is okay to colour your hair 7 days prior to your appointment 

Please do let your practitioner know if you have any questions or if you do not understand any of the postcare instructions provided.