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Greenwich, CT
(203) 637-0662

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(914) 722-6869

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(860) 657-1064

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(203) 557-6334

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(203) 689-8772

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(860) 206-8191

Closter, NJ
(551) 202-7399

Pre & Post Care – BOTOX® & Wrinkle Relaxers

Conveniently located to serve Connecticut, New York & New Jersey

NOT RECOMMENDED FOR THE FOLLOWING PATIENTS:

Greenwich Med Spa

✔ Pregnant or breastfeeding women.

✔ Those with active disease states, a hemorrhagic disorder, or are on anticoagulant treatments.

✔ Patients with history of myasthenia gravis or any known neurological disease.

✔ Patients with a history of trouble swallowing.

✔ Someone experiencing an active or local skin disease that may alter wound healing

PRE-TREATMENT PREP

✔ Do not have any vaccines for a minimum of 2 weeks before or after your treatment.

72 hours prior to treatment

✔ To combat bruising, avoid blood thinning over-the-counter medications for 72 hours, such as: Aspirin, Advil, Motrin, Ibuprofen and Aleve unless prescribed for a medical
condition by a physician.

✔ Avoid herbal supplements such as St. John’s Wort, Omega-3 capsules, antihistamines, cold and cough remedies or high doses of Vitamin E supplements.

✔ Discontinue the use of cleansing devices (e.g. Clarisonic) or any skincare containing tretinoin, retinoids, alpha-hydroxy acids (AHA), beta-hydroxy acids (BHA), benzoyl peroxide or any exfoliating agents.

24 hours prior to treatment

✔ Avoid prolonged sun exposure.

✔ Any sunburn to the area needs to be fully treated up to 24 hours before treatment.

✔ For patients prone to cold sores, an anti-viral medication
must be taken 24 hours prior to treatment.

AFTERCARE SKINCARE REGIMEN

To enhance and maintain results:

• TNS A+ serum to boost collagen production and HA5 to increase the skin’s hydration and plump up fine lines

POST-TREATMENT CARE

What to do right after treatment:

✔ Ice the treated area for 5 minutes. Any visible small bumps will absorb after 15 minutes.

✔ Mild headaches are common after the procedure and can be treated with tylenol.

What to expect:

✔ It may take 2 to 10 days for the treatment to take effect. It usually takes 2 weeks to see the final result.

✔ Some tenderness, stinging, and slight bruising is normal at the treatment site(s).

What to avoid:

✔ Do not lay flat for 4 hours after your treatment.

✔ Do not lay fl at for 4 hours after your treatment.

✔ Avoid straining, heavy lifting, vigorous exercise and general manipulation of the area for 24 hours following the treatment.

✔ Always apply a broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30 or above if you will be exposed to the sun.

✔ Avoid facials and facial massage for 2 weeks.

WE RECOMMEND: BOTOX® & Wrinkle Relaxers every 3 months to maintain results

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to call our office at 203-637-0662.

Patient getting a BOTOX lip flip.