Pre-Treatment Instructions:

  • Certain medications or supplements may increase your risk of bruising.  Discuss with your aesthetician prior to your treatment.
  • If you have a history of cold sores, we recommend a course of antiviral medication pre and post treatment. 
  • Avoid hair removal prior to treatment. 
  • Avoid products containing any exfoliating agents (retinoic acid, tretinoin, retinol, benzoyl peroxide, glycolic acid, salicylic acid, astringents, etc.) for 24-48 hours before treatment.
  • If you are taking Accutane (isotretinoin), Morpheus8 treatment may be performed six months AFTER medication is completed.
  • You may use topical anesthetic in the office prior to your scheduled appointment (please arrive 90 minutes prior to procedure).

Post-Treatment Instructions:

  • Redness and/or swelling are common. Treatment area may show dots/grid marks and should resolve within 1 week. 
  • Do not apply any make-up for at least 48 hours.
  • 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.
  • Resume your regular skin care routine 7-10 days post treatment, or as directed by your skincare provider.