Instruction Before and After Energy-based devices. (HIFU, Forma, Thermage)
It is normal for the area treated to have redness and swelling. You will see 10-20% facial lifting immediately, and best result within 2-3 months after collagen stimulated.
An ice pack should be avoided to maximize treatment results. Pain medication post treatment is not necessary.
Makeup can be applied immediately post treatment.
Waxing, tweezing, and depilatory creams can be resumed 3 days post treatment.
Avoid hot tubs, saunas, steam rooms and exercise post treatment. However, all other normal activity can be resumed.
A non-exfoliant cleaner and light moisturizer can be used the day of treatment. You can resume normal skin care the next day.
All skin irritants (glycolic/ salicylic acids, benzoyl peroxide, retinol products, or vitamin C) can be resumed 3 days post treatment.
An SPF 30 or higher with Zinc Oxide will be applied immediately post treatment. Please continue apply sunblock daily to maximize your results and minimize irritation.
Botox, Dysport, chemical peels, and dermal fillers can be resumed 1 week post your treatment.
A post procedure skin care regimen will be suggested by our staff to maximize and prolong your treatments and minimize complication.
It is uncommon for a blister or bruise to develop. Should you develop a blister, a topical antibiotic ointment such as polysporin can be used twice daily until healed.
Please feel free to contact us with any questions or concerns you may have after the treatment.