We recommend scheduling one to two weeks prior to any social events.
For most treatments, a topical or injectable lidocaine is used along with ice to numb the skin and aid in comfort and recovery.
We extensively use minimally invasive micro-cannula injection techniques for comfort, minimal bruising, swelling and downtime.
Pro-Nox is available in-office to aid in reducing anxiety while promoting relaxation and comfort during your treatment. Patients are safe to drive 10 minutes post procedure as Pro-Nox is a low dose, short acting blend of nitrous and oxygen.
We additionally offer CBD sublingual drops to aid in calmness and comfort during your treatment.Both Topical Arnica and oral Arnica tablets are known to reduce the occurrence of swelling and bruising post treatment.
Patients taking blood thinners, daily aspirin, fish oils, turmeric, ginseng, garlic, gingko biloba, and other anti-inflammatory supplements may have a higher incidence of post injection bruising. Do not stop any prescribed blood thinners or anticoagulants without the consult of your primary care provider. We always advise our patients to check with their primary care provider, and any other treating physicians prior to undergoing elective cosmetic and medical aesthetic treatments. Smoking and Alcohol will increase a patient’s chance of bruising.