PRE/POST CARE GUIDE
Do not use retinoids (vitamin A compounds) for 5 days before treatment.
Do not use any AHA/BHA products or any other harsh exfoliating products for 5 days before treatment.
Avoid sun exposure for 48 hours prior to treatment. No tanning or prolonged sun exposure for 2 weeks before treatment.
If any extreme breakout occurs, please contact to reschedule, as microneedling cannot be performed over active acne type 3 and 4 (Please contact us if your are unsure about this).
If you have a history of cold sores please seek advice regarding prophylactic anti – viral treatment.
Please avoid blood thinning medication 1 week prior to treatment, consult your doctor before stopping any prescribed blood thinners for cardiovascular purposes.
Please allow 2 weeks post any botox, dermal fillers, microdermabrasion or IPL treatments
Please allow 6 weeks post superficial peels, laser hair removal, resurfacing/ Radiofrequency treatments. Please avoid make-up on day of treatment and ensure any self tan is removed.
Please remove any hair from the treatment are 1 day prior treatment.
You may resume your normal skin care regime 5 days after your treatment.
For 48 hours after your treatment you should avoid the following:
Makeup (Unless designed for post procedure)
Irritating topical products such as Retinoids, AHA/BHAs, Hydroquinone, or chemical-based sunscreen.
For 5 days after your treatment avoid the following:
Swimming in pool/jacuzzi/ocean.
For 2 weeks after your treatment avoid the following:
Dermal Fillers or Botox.
Tattoo's on the treated area.
Facials, Skin Peels, IPL & Microderm Abrasion.
Sun Exposure/Tanning and wear sun protection.