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Check your email for our patient check-in forms and send those in to help speed up your check-in process Come to your appointment with a clean face. **This means NO MAKEUP or MOISTURIZER**.
Eat a small meal or a snack before your appointment.
Avoid 24-48 before
It is recommended to discontinue the use of Aspirin, Motrin, Gingko Biloba, Garlic, Flax Oil, Cod Liver Oil, Vitamin A, Vitamin E, or any other essential fatty acids at least 3 days to 1 week before and after treatment to minimize bruising or bleeding. Please consult with your primary physician prior to discontinuing any medications. Avoid alcohol, caffeine, Niacin supplement, high-sodium foods, high sugar foods, refined carbohydrates, spicy foods, and cigarettes 24-48 hours before and after your treatment. (All of these factors may increase risk of bruising and swelling).
If you're sick stay home
If you develop a cold / flu, cold sore, blemish, or rash, etc. in the area to be treated prior to your appointment, we recommend that you please reschedule your appointment until it resolves.
If you have any history of Herpes Simplex (cold sores) on your face, make sure you inform the doctor that you have made your appointment with, one week prior to your appointment; this will allow us adequate time to prescribe a medication to prevent an outbreak.
It is recommended to discontinue Retin-A two (2-3) days before treatment to avoid any increased redness and irritation.
Get ready to be refreshed!
This is the best part. We are so looking forward to seeing you soon. Bring in questions you have and Whitney will be sure to address them all!