Avoid anti-inflammatory/blood thinning medications 5 days prior and 2 days post treatment. Medications such as: Vitamin E, Gingko Biloba, Ginseng, Garlic, St. John's Wort, Omega 3/fish oil supplements, ibuprofen (Motrin, Advil), Naproxen (Aleve), and other NSAIDS have blood thinning effects and can increase the risk of bruising and swelling after injections. No aspirin unless prescribed by your provider. Please let us know if you are taking prescribed blood thinners such as Coumadin (Warfain), Plavix, and Eliquis.
Avoid dental procedures at least 2 weeks prior to and after receiving filler injections.
Do not drink alcoholic beverages for 24 hours before and after treatment to avoid increased bruising.
Allow 2 weeks for healing for special events. Minor swelling and bruising is possible.
Notify the office if you have a history of cold sores to receive advice on antiviral therapy prior to your treatment.
You cannot have this treatment if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, have an allergy to its ingredients or have a history of neurologic disorders.
It is common to experience minor bruising, redness, and swelling after having filler injections.
Avoid strenuous activity for 24 hours after your injections.
No pressure on the injection areas for 48 hours. Do not massage treated areas for 2 weeks after your procedure
Avoid makeup until 24 hours after your procedure.
Avoid dental procedures/cleaning 2 weeks after receiving filler.
No travel for 48-72 hours after your procedure
No laser treatments, saunas, chemical peels, facials, tanning/tanning beds, or microneedling for 2 weeks after your procedure