Treatment Restrictions

ACTIVITIES THAT MUST BE AVOIDED PRIOR TO & AFTER TREATMENTS:

(Meaning it would be unsafe to receive treatment and dangerous to engage in the listed activities after treatment)

24-48 Hours:

Shaving, Waxing, Threading, Depilatory Creams, Bleaching/coloring, Injectables

1-2 Weeks:

Tanning, ANY Sun Exposure without SPF, injectables, Active Cold sores, Herpes outbreak

**Planning any summer trips or outdoor activities? – REMEMBER You need to wait 2 weeks after any extra sun exposure to safely receive treatment. (Extra sun must also be avoided after treatment for 2 weeks)**

3-4 Weeks:

Prescription skincare (oral or topical), Retin A (Rx), Medications or ANYTHING that would make you photo sensitive,

Photo-facials, laser treatments, Collagen Induction Therapy (micro needle), Dermaplaning, microblading, tattoo.

6 months -1 Year:

Shingles, Facial Surgery, Chemotherapy Radiation, Active Cancer, cancer removal spots & Accutane

additional treatment specific Contraindications

Please read over any contraindications for treatments you are interested in. If any of these apply to you, please discuss this with us before booking the procedure.

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Scar Reduction treatments

Do not take aspirin or any other medicines that lower blood clotting for one week before the procedure. If you are prone to broken capillaries, use creams with vitamin K, C or arnica every day for 7 days before and after your treatment.

Scar Reductions or CIT (Collagen Induction Therapy) is NOT a treatment option for the following conditions:

  • breastfeeding

  • active cancer

  • skin inflammations

  • advanced diabetes

  • autoimmune diseases

  • over sensitivity to the procedure’s active ingredients

  • broken blood vessels on the surface of the skin

  • mental instability

  • ANY type of blood thinner

  • pregnancy

Light Emitting Diode (LED)

  • epilepsy

Microcurrent

  • active cancer

  • cardiac pacemakers

  • epilepsy

  • metal implants

  • skin irritation

  • pregnancy

  • breastfeeding

  • broken blood vessels on the surface of the skin

  • mental instability

  • ANY type of blood thinner

Chemical Peels

  • open wounds

  • active cold sores

  • broken blood vessels on the surface of the skin

Radio Frequency

  • pregnancy and breastfeeding

  • active cancer

  • acute bacterial and viral inflammations

  • sensory disturbances

  • metal implants in the area of the procedure

  • pacemaker

  • prone to bleedings from the gastrointestinal tract

  • epilepsy

  • breastfeeding

  • mental instability

  • ANY type of blood thinner

Ultrasonic Therapy

  • broken blood vessels

  • skin diseases

  • neuralgia eye and trigeminal nerves

  • acute infectious diseases

  • dilated capillaries

  • tumors and postoperative period

  • recent med spa, peels, waxing and other skin treatments

  • pregnancy

  • tuberculosis

  • active cancer

  • breastfeeding

  • mental instability

  • ANY type of blood thinner

infrared sauna

  • Pregnancy

  • Hemophilia

  • Fever

  • Insensitivity to Heat

  • Alcohol / Alcohol Abuse