Aftercare

Botox/Dysport

  • Botox
    Starts working within 5-7 days and shows full treatment results in 2 weeks. Clients will not be treated in the same treatment area until after the 2 week period.
  • Dysport
    Starts working within 3-5 days and shows full treatment results in 2 weeks. Clients will not be treated in the same treatment area until after the 2 week period.

Filler

  • Ice can be applied to treatment area for comfort and to decrease swelling, apply 20 minutes every hour. Acetaminophen (Tylenol) or Ibuprofen (Motrin or Advil) can be taken to help with soreness post injection . 25-50mg of Benadryl can be taken to help redness, swelling, or itching. Keep in mind Benadryl can make you sleepy
  • Avoid heavy exercise for 24 hours post injection, if lips are treated avoid straws for 24 hours
  • Do not apply any make-up or moisturizer to the treated area for 6 hours after injection. After the 6 hours, when applying makeup do so gently with clean brushes and hands
  • Avoid direct sunlight for long hours, extreme hot or extreme cold until swelling and redness subsides
    (ex: hot tubs, saunas, tanning beds, and sun tanning)
  • Sleep with your head elevated with multiple pillows to help decrease swelling
  • Avoid facials, massages, or cosmetic treatments on treatment area for 2 weeks post injection
  • Product is moldable for up to 2 weeks, be careful not to put heavy pressure on the treatment area
  • Swelling and bruising can occur for up to two weeks. Full treatment results may not appear for twofull weeks, avoid getting filler in that area for that time
  • Bumps, lumps, or irregular asymmetries may appear during the two week healing period.After two weeks lumps and bumps may be felt but should not be visible

Please contact injector immediately if these occur:

  • If the area appears red, hot to touch, and “angry” looking
  • EXTREME amounts of pain that over the counter pain medicine does not alleviate
  • If the area has blue, web-like tinting under the skin where injections were placed
  • If discolored blotchy patches in areas that were not injected appear
  • If injection areas are blanching (when blood does not return to the area or is sluggish when pressure is applied)

Feel free to schedule a free 2-week follow up to re-evaluate treatment area