Post Treatment Care

  • No exercise or alcohol 48 hours post treatment
  • Ice every 8 hours for 10 mins as needed.
  • Tylenol as directed as needed
  • Avoid sleeping on your face or excessive facial massage for 48 hours
  • No facial treatments (brows, facials etc) or massages for two weeks
  • After treatment, your skin may look bruised, reddened, irritated, or have localized swelling. These symptoms can take a few weeks to fade. The length of time for discoloration depends on your body’s ability to reabsorb the iron in the treated vessels.
  • You make take Tylenol for discomfort.
  • The use of graduated compression stockings is required for a continuous 48 hours immediately post-treatment. After 48 hours it is recommended to wear the compression stockings 2-3 times a week during the daytime.
  • For 5-7 days after treatment avoid heavy exercise, direct sun exposure, long plane flights, hot showers, saunas, or baths.
  • It is important to walk 15-30 minutes immediately after treatment. Repeat this daily for 3-5 days.
  • Avoid standing for long periods of time.
  • Treatment may be repeated in 4-6 weeks. Some individuals may require 3-4 treatment sessions.
  • If the extent of the varicose veins requires >10mL of the solution, you may need to come back in 1-2 weeks for repeat treatment.
  • Makeup can be applied immediately after
  • Normal activities may be resumed immediately after
  • No downtime besides warming and flushing of the skin
  • Deep massage immediately post-treatment and 2x/day throughout your entire series. Massage the treated area with the PHYSIQ post-care lotion using significant pressure
  • Increase H20 intake before and after treatment to help flush out the lymphatic system to provide optimal results, quicker.
  • Limit alcohol consumption for 3-4 days post treatment and keep it to a minimum thereafter to maximize results.
  • A gentle walk or light exercise are beneficial post treatment. Strenuous exercise should be avoided for 48 hours post treatment. Other activities that elevate body temperature (steam rooms, hot tubs, saunas) should be avoided for 48-72 hours.
  • Avoid prolonged direct sun exposure for 2 weeks post treatment. If you do go in the sun, cover up the treated area and wear a sunblock with SPF 50 or higher.
  • Your next PHYSIQ treatment can be scheduled in 1 week.
  • Regular skin regimen can be resumed after 2 days
  • Avoid self-tanners for 1-2 weeks
  • Avoid exercising for 1 week
  • Drink plenty of water
  • No scratching or peeling
  • Makeup can be applied immediately after.
  • Discontinue use of retinol for 3 days
  • Avoid vigorous activity and hot heat or water.
  • Avoid direct sunlight and wear SPF 30 or higher
  • Makeup may be applied post treatment
  • Resume normal skin care regimen 2 days following treatment
  • Discontinue Retin-A for 2 days following
  • Avoid unprotected sun exposure/tanning for 2 weeks
  • Wear SPF or higher daily
  • Avoid direct sun or heat exposure for 1 week
  • Avoid exercising for 24-48 hours
  • Drink plenty of water
  • Avoid scratching or peeling at skin
  • Avoid anti-inflammatory medications such as Ibuprofen, Advil, Motrin, and Naproxen for 48-72 hours post-procedure.
  • Avoid physical activity, exercise, hot tubs, steam rooms, and saunas 48 hours after treatment.
  • Avoid direct sun exposure on the area for 24-48 hours and apply SPF 30 if unable to avoid.
  • Ice may be applied to the area to help with soreness.
  • You may wash your face with a gentle cleanser for the first 24-48 hours after treatment. After that, you may return to your normal skincare routine. Your skin may feel dry but this will resolve on its own.
  • It is normal for minor redness/irritation after treatment.
  • Over the next few days, your skin will reabsorb the injected PRP. It is normal to see bumps and lumps. It will take your body 4-6 weeks to start producing increased collagen.
  • Avoid anti-inflammatory medications such as Ibuprofen, Advil, Motrin, and Naproxen for 48-72 hours post-procedure.
  • Avoid physical activity, exercise, hot tubs, steam rooms, and saunas 48 hours after treatment.
  • Avoid direct sun exposure on the area for 24-48 hours and apply SPF 30 if unable to avoid.
  • Ice may be applied to the area to help with soreness.
  • You may wash your face with a gentle cleanser for the first 24-48 hours after treatment. After that, you may return to your normal skincare routine. Your skin may feel dry but this will resolve on its own.
  • It is normal for minor redness/irritation after treatment.
  • Over the next few days, your skin will reabsorb the injected PRP. It is normal to see bumps and lumps. It will take your body 4-6 weeks to start producing increased collagen.
  • Avoid anti-inflammatory medications such as Ibuprofen, Advil, Motrin, and Naproxen for 48-72 hours post-procedure.
  • Avoid physical activity, exercise, hot tubs, steam rooms, and saunas 48 hours after treatment.
  • Avoid direct sun exposure on the area for 24-48 hours and apply SPF 30 if unable to avoid.
  • Ice application is not recommended post-hair restoration sessions. This will vasoconstrict the area.
  • Do not touch, rub or massage the treated area for at least 8 hours post-treatment.
  • Do not get the hair/scalp wet for at least 3 hours.
  • Use of a PH balanced shampoo is recommended for the next 7 days.
  • Avoid hair growth medications such as Minoxidil for the next 5 days.
  • Do not color, bleach or straighten hair for the next 5 days.
  • It is normal for minor redness/irritation after treatment.
  • Avoid self-tanners for 2 weeks
  • Resume skin care regimen 3 days after
  • Avoid sun and use SPF 30 or higher daily.
  • Makeup may be applied 24 hours following treatment.
  • Apply moisturizer as often as required, several times a day, to prevent the skin from becoming too dry. Only use the treatment cream recommended by your treatment provider.
  • Follow specific instructions for medical grade skincare routine as discussed by your provider.
  • Pigmentation may worsen before it gets better and flakes off. Do not pick, scratch or rub your skin. This can lead to discoloration, pigmentation and infection.
  • Avoid strenuous exercise, steam rooms, saunas, hot tubs or any activities that cause sweating until after skin has healed (around 72 hours) to prevent post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation.
  • Avoid Neurotoxin and Dermal Filler 2 weeks after your appointment.
  • Avoid use of makeup until the peeling process is complete.
  • Minimum of 30 SPF must be applied daily for 3 months post procedure.
  • Avoid cleansing the skin for 24 hours after the procedure.
  • Over the counter Tylenol may be taken for discomfort.
  • Follow specific instructions for medical grade skincare routine as discussed by your provider.
  • Do not pick, scratch or rub your skin. This can lead to discoloration, pigmentation and infection.
  • MENDS (microscopic epidermal necrotic debris) will appear on the 2nd or 3rd day after treatment as tiny dark spots and bronzed appearance to the treated skin. MENDS are part of the healing process where treated tissue is working its way out of your body as new fresh skin is regenerated. During this time, your skin will be very dry and feel like sandpaper before flaking and peeling off. Keep your skin well moisturized to support the healing process.
  • Avoid strenuous exercise, steam rooms, saunas, hot tubs or any activities that cause sweating until after skin has healed (usually 5-7 days).
  • Avoid Neurotoxin and Dermal Filler 2 weeks after your appointment.
  • Avoid use of makeup until the peeling process is complete.
  • Minimum of 30 SPF must be applied daily for 3 months post procedure.
  • IMPORTANT: There may be some degree of swelling immediately post-treatment, however if you experience excessive swelling or any of the following signs of infection,you should contact the office immediately.
  • Signs of infection include: Drainage that looks like pus Increased warmth at or around the treated area Fever of 101.5 or higher Extreme itching