Before your appointment it is important that you follow these guidelines to ensure the best results. 

  • Arrive well rested & hydrated

  • No alcohol 24 hours prior to appointment

  • avoid caffeine the day of appointment

  • no blood thinning medication 72 hours prior to appointment (Aspirin, Advil, Aleve, Niacin, Fish Oil, Vitamin E, and Ibuprofen)

  • if taking medication prescribed by a doctor consult them before discontinuing any medications

  • avoid any facial dermatological treatments & suntanning at least 7 days before appointment (suntanning, facials, dermaplaning, microneedling, laser treatments, chemical peels)

  • Must not be using retinol & retin-a and have discontinued use for 7 days prior to appointment

  • must not be using accutane and have been off the medication for at least 1 year prior to appointment

  • avoid botox at least 2 weeks before appointment

  • during the menstrual cycle heightened sensitivity may occur