Avoid products containing any exfoliating agents (retinoic acid, tretinoin, retinol, benzoyl peroxide, glycolic acid, salicylic acid, astringents, etc.) for 24-48 hours before treatment.
You may use topical anesthetic in the office prior to your scheduled appointment (please arrive 30 minutes prior to procedure).
If you have a history of cold sores, we recommend a course of antiviral medication pre and post treatment in order to prevent an outbreak of cold sores if you are prone to them.
Do not apply anything to the skin for 48 hours after treatment. This includes make-up, SPF or products of any kind.
Redness and/or swelling are common and should resolve within 24-48 hours.
Bruising, pinpoint bleeding and/or minor breakouts are common and should resolve within 10 days post treatment.
To avoid scarring, scabbing and/or bleeding, avoid picking at treated areas.
Avoid heat, saunas, hot tubs and strenuous activity until skin is healed.
Do not use an electric or manual facial brush of any kind for 7 days after your treatment.
To enhance results and minimize potential side effects, ask your provider about skincare products recommended post- treatment.
You may resume your regular skin care routine one week following treatment, or as directed by your skincare provider.
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