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(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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(860) 206-8191

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(551) 202-7399

Pre & Post Care – The Eraser™ Microneedling

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 diabetes, epilepsy, or Bell’s palsy.

✔ Patients with a history of keloid scarring.

✔ Someone experiencing an active or local skin disease that may alter wound healing or someone who has an autoimmune disease.

✔ Patients with active cystic acne or cold sores.

PRE-TREATMENT PREP

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

2 weeks prior to treatment

✔ Avoid chemical peels, lasers, or microdermabrasion.

72 hours prior to treatment

✔ Discontinue the use of cleansing devices (e.g. Clarisonic) and 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 or sunburn to the treatment area.

✔ Please shave your beard if you would like the skin beneath to be treated.

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

✔ Should an active or extreme breakout of acne occur before a treatment, the area will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis by the treatment provider.

AFTERCARE SKINCARE REGIMEN

To enhance and maintain results:

1. Cleanse: Use a gentle, soap-free cleanser like Arieed MD reFresh Cleanser.

2. Moisturize: Apply Alastin Regenarating Nectar twice daily. Apply a moisturizer in the morning and evening, or as often as needed to relieve dryness and restore skin comfort. We recommend Arieed MD reDew Hyaluronic Intensive Moisturizer.

3. Protect: Use a broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30 or above every morning and throughout the day

POST-TREATMENT CARE

What to expect immediately after the treatment:

✔ Skin may feel tight and more sensitive than usual and vulnerable to irritation and damage. You may find that you are sensitive to products that you usually use and tolerate well.

✔ You may experience mild redness and irritation 1 to 7 days after the treatment.

✔ You may experience dryness up up 7 days post treatment.

✔ Pinpoint bruising can occur.

What to avoid:

✔ No makeup is to be used on the face for at least 12 hours after the treatment.

✔ Keep hands washed and away from the face as much as possible.

✔ Avoid any direct sun exposure for at least 10 days (if possible). If there is to be sun exposure after 72 hours, a broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30 or above should be used. This precaution should be continued throughout the treatment duration.

✔ Discontinue the following products until your skin has completely healed:

Tretinoin, retinoids, AHAs, BHAs, bleaching creams, alcoholbased toners and exfoliating cleansing devices like the Clarisonic.

WE RECOMMEND: 4-6 Eraser treatments for best results

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