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Post Care Instructions



  • Avoid any sun exposure for 10 days before your treatment.

  • Do not apply products that are potentially irritating for 10 days before and after treatment (examples- tretinoin/Retin-A, glycolic acid, benzoyl peroxide, hydroquinone) 

  • Inform your provider if you have a history of cold sores to receive advice on antiviral therapy prior to treatment.


  • Avoid the sun for 7 days after the procedure

  • Avoid topical sunless tanning products for 7 days

  • If the skin is sensitive or irritated, you may use over the counter (OTC) medicine such as Tylenol

  • If a blister appears contact your provider for direction, but in most cases you may apply an 
    antibiotic ointment to the area until healed

  • Avoid any other type of skin treatment for 2 weeks after the procedure

  • Slather on the sunscreen daily, at least 30+ SPF

  • Due to skin sensitivity avoid excess heat for 24-48 hours such as hot showers, saunas, hot tubs, or heat packs

  • Avoid make-up, deodorant, or other topical creams or medications for 24 hours

  • Use Arnica tablets to naturally treat pain, swelling, and bruising. 

  • Do not pick any scabs. They will heal in 7-10 days. 

  • Avoid Aspirin and NSAIDS for the first two days. 

  • Full results take 30 days. 




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