Anti-Wrinkle Injections – After Care
Avoid rubbing or massaging the treated area for a minimum of 4 hours post treatment.
Avoid lying down or leaning forward for a minimum of 4 hours post treatment.
Avoid exercise and sweating for the rest of the day after treatment.
Avoid any type of facial, micro-dermabrasion, or massage for 14 days after treatment.
The full effect of toxin can take up to 14 days to see the final results. Typically patients notice a change in 4-5 days. The frown lines will reduce over time as the the muscles to lose strength and are not in use.
Please pre-book to come in at 2 weeks for a follow up assessment, especially after your first treatment, so we can see how your facial muscles are effected by the treatment. This enables your Dr/RN to fine-tune your toxin requirements. There is no charge for the appointment unless you require additional toxin which will be charged per unit at the regular rate.
Your results will last last approximately 3-4 months. Research shows that if you have your treatment at regular internals, as advised by your injector, results may last longer.
Dermal Fillers – After Care
Follow the after care program as advised by your clinician as well as any after care instructions given to you.
It is recommended not to apply make-up for 12 hours after the treatment.
Avoid for a minimum of 24 hours:
♦ Massaging or putting excessive pressure on the treatment area
♦ Strenuous exercise and sweating
Avoid for 2 weeks:
♦ Extended exposure to sun or UV light
♦ Extended exposure to heat or freezing temperatures
♦ Skin treatments including massage, facials and lasers
You may experience redness, pain, firmness, swelling, bruising, itching or discolouration at the treatment site.
If you are concerned please call or text 0401544459 so we can assist you.
Many do not experience any side effects at all.
Applying Hirudoid cream or Arnica cream on the bruise and taking Arnica tablets post treatment will assist faster recovery from bruising.
Call Garran clinic in Canberra on 6262 6216 or text 0415 832 226 for assistance