Injectables

INJECTABLES POST-OPERATIVE INSTRUCTIONS:

Post-Treatment Botox:
What not to do:
– Do NOT manipulate the treated area for 24 hours following treatment. Do NOT receive facial/ laser treatments or microdermabrasion after Botox injections for at least 10 days
– Do NOT lie down for 4 hours after your Botox treatment
– Do NOT perform activities involving straining, heavy lifting, or vigorous exercise for 6 hours after treatment

**It can take approximately 4 to 7 days for results to be seen. If the desired result is not seen after 2 weeks of your treatment, please make a subsequent appointment.
Additional botox may need to be added at this time.

Post-Treatment Instructions Dermal Filler:
What not to do:
– Do NOT manipulate the treated area for 24 hours following treatment (no massage or significant movement)
– Do NOT perform strenuous exercise for 24 hours
– Do NOT sit in the sun for 72 hours
– Do NOT consume excess amounts of salts, or alcohol to avoid excess swelling in the next 24 hours.

What can I do to help with the healing process?
– If you have swelling you may apply a cool compress for 15 minutes each hour.
– Use Tylenol for discomfort.
– Try to sleep face up and slightly elevated if you experience swelling.
– Take Arnica to help the bruising and swelling, start at least 2 days prior to injections.