Pre And Post-Care Treatment Instructions for Optimal Results
NOT RECOMMENDED FOR THE FOLLOWING PATIENTS:
✔ Those with active disease states, a hemorrhagic disorder or are on anticoagulant treatments.
✔ Someone experiencing an active or local skin disease that may alter wound healing or someone who has an autoimmune disease.
✔ Patients with diabetes, epilepsy or bell’s palsy.
✔ Patients who have had a flu shot within 2 weeks.
72 hours prior to treatment
✔ 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.
✔ Please drink a minimum of 8 oz. of water within 1 hour of treatment to prepare for blood draw.
AFTERCARE SKINCARE REGIMEN
2. Brighten: Apply a brightening fluid like Arieed MD reNew Skin Brightening Cream as directed.
3. Correct: Apply a daily corrective cream such as Arieed MD reDew Intensive Hyaluronic Moisturizer as the last step in your skincare regimen before your sunscreen. Use broad-spectrum SPF 30 or above in the morning and throughout the day
What to expect:
✔ There can be temporary redness and swelling at the injection site. This will usually resolve within 3 days. Cold compresses can be used to reduce swelling. Any lumps should not be massaged in the first 72 hours as this is most likely swelling.
✔ Avoid touching the treated area within 4 hours of your treatment, after which the treatment area can be gently washed with soap and water.
✔ Until redness and swelling have gone down, avoid exposure to intense heat (sunlamps/sunbathing).
✔ Avoid exercise for 72 hours and alcohol for 24 hours after your treatment.
✔ Do not have a flu shot for a minimum of 2 weeks after your treatment.