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Injectables PRE & POST

Pre-Treatment Instructions


  • Do NOT


ements such as: -Aspirin -Vitamin E -Ginkgo biloba -Ginseng -St. John’s Wort -Omega 3/Fish Oil supplements -Ibuprofen -Motrin -Advil -Aleve -Other NSAIDS have a blood thinning effect and can increase the risk of bruising and swelling after injections.


  • Schedule your Dermal Filler and Dysport / Botox appointment at least 2 weeks prior to a special event which you may be attending, such as a wedding or a vacation. Results from the Dermal Filler and Botox injections will take approximately 4 to 7 days to appear. Also bruising and swelling may be apparent in that time period.

  • Discontinue Retin-A 2 days before and 2 days after treatment.

  • Reschedule your appointment at least 24 hours in advance if you have a rash, cold sore or blemish on the area. If you have a history of cold sores please let us know, we may put you on an anti-viral medication prior to treatment.

  • Be sure to have a good breakfast, including food and drink before your procedure. This will decrease the chances of lightheadedness during your treatment.

  • You are not a candidate if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.


Post-Treatment Dysport / Botox


  • Do NOT manipulate the treated area for 3 hours following treatment.

  • Do NOT receive faciallaser treatments or microdermabrasion after Botox injections for at least 10 days. Ask us if you are not sure about the time frame of certain services.

  • Do NOT lie down for 4 hours after your Botox treatment. This will prevent the Botox from tracking into the orbit of your eye and causing drooping eyelid.

  • 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 you may need a touch-up treatment. You are charged for the amount of product used. Therefore, you will be charged for a product used during any touch-up or subsequent appointments.

  • Do NOT perform activities involving straining, heavy lifting, or vigorous exercise for 6 hours after treatment. This will keep the product in the injected area and not elsewhere.


Post-Treatment Instructions Dermal Filler


  • Avoid significant movement or massage of the treated area.

  • Unless instructed by the provider.

  • Avoid strenuous exercise for 24 hours.

  • Avoid extensive sun or heat for 72 hours.

  • Avoid consuming excess amounts of alcohol or salts to avoid excess swelling. 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.

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