MICRONEEDLING PRE-TREATMENT INSTRUCTIONS

* Discontinue any topical prescriptions or products containing Retinol or Vitamin A

* Avoid waxing, electrolysis, and laser hair removal

* Do not receive Injectables or facial fillers in the past six months

* Do not have any other skin treatments unless recommended

 

POST-TREATMENT CARE FOR MICRONEEDLING

* Do not touch your face for at least 4 hours.

* Avoid excessive sweating, heat (hot tubs/ saunas), tanning and sun exposure for

72 hours post- procedure.

* You can wash your face and wear makeup the next day, but it is recommended to

wait at least 24 hours.

* Avoid applying any skincare products containing active ingredients and toners with

alcohol for at least 72 hours.

* Apply a sunscreen of SPF 30 or higher the next day (or after you have washed your face)

* If the skin feels dry and/or tight, you may apply a hyaluronic acid after the initial 4 hours.

* Continue to use hyaluronic acid and moisturizer daily

* Change your pillow case the day of treatment

* Wipe down your phone and/or glasses with alcohol

* Avoid touching, kissing, hugging. (Can transfer bacteria to open skin)

* Make sure to wear a mineral base makeup, one that does not contain any oils.

PRE + POST TREATMENT CARE FOR DERMAPLANING

PRE-TREATMENT INSTRUCTIONS FOR DERMAPLANING:

One week prior to Dermaplaning treatments :

-Avoid direct sun exposure (sunburns) for 5-7 days prior to this treatment 

-No shaving

-No peels

-No waxing

-No laser treatments

-No aggressive exfoliators one week prior to Dermaplaning treatments

-You should wait 7 days after receiving Botox or Dermal Fillers to receive Dermaplaning treatments.

 

POST-TREATMENT CARE FOR DERMAPLANING:

-Avoid sun exposure as much as possible for a minimum of 3 days post treatment. If you must be in the sun, apply SPF 30 or greater, reapply often, wear a wide brimmed hat, and seek shade when possible. 

-Continue to be mindful of sun exposure and wear sunscreen daily. 

-Avoid extreme heat for 3 days (heavy workouts, steam rooms or saunas, etc.)

-Do not use scrubs or other non recommended exfoliators for 1 week. 

-Use a gentle cleanser and apply moisturizer at least twice daily post treatment.

-Apply serums and moisturizers recommended by your technician.

-Avoid chlorine for 7 days.

-Avoid facial waxing for 7 days.

-Avoid Dermal Fillers or Botox for 2 to 4 weeks based on area.

-Do not pick, scratch, or aggressively rub the treated area.

*You may experience slight peeling for the first few days. Slight wind/sun sensation and/or blotchiness are normal for the first few days. Skin care products may tingle or slightly burn for the first 2 days.