Wrinkle Relaxers Pre & Post Care - Skin by Lovely
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Wrinkle Relaxers

To get the best out of your treatment, please follow these pre and post care instructions.

Pre-treatment recommendations

Pre-treatment health screen

Health and Safety is a priority at Skin by Lovely. For your well-being and to avoid complications please review our pre and post-care policies in detail.

Pre-treatment recommendations

  • Hydrate, hydrate, hydrate! Drink at least 64 oz of water & be sure to moisturize the injection areas prior to your visit.
  • Take 2000 mg of Vitamin C daily before your treatment. The earlier you start. the better!
  • Pre treat with Arnica 3 days before your treatment by dissolving 5 pellets under your tongue 3 times a day.
  • Avoid Omega 3s, Turmeric, Ibuprofen, Vitamin E, Ginkgo Biloba , Garlic & Aspirin for 7 days prior.
    • Arnica can be purchased at most health food stores, including Whole Foods, or at our office.
  • Avoid alcoholic beverages for 4 days prior. *including red wine*
  • To lessen your chance of irritation & redness , pause the use of Retinol & exfoliating acids 3 days before your treatment & for 3 days after.
  • Please avoid:
    • Massaging the area or applying pressure for 6 hours
    • Saunas & exercise for 6 hours
    • Retinol & exfoliating acids for 3 days after
  • Keep your head above your heart for at least 4 hours after.
  • Remember- results can take 10-14 days to take full effect. All good things come to those who wait!
  • Some patients experience mild side effects such as a headache, which typically resolve within a few days. Post-injection bumps will dissipate within an hour.
  • If you experience:
    • Minor swelling: apply Amica cream/gel & take oral Amica
    • Bruising: apply Alastin INhance Serum & take 200 mg of Bromelain

If you are experiencing severe side effects such as difficulty breathing or swallowing, or intense & painful swelling at the injection site call 911 immediately & then email help@skinbylovely.com.

Experiencing symptoms?

Give us a call at 877.568.3594 or send us an email and our team will be in touch shortly.