Patient Prep

What to Expect Pre & Post Visit

 

At Bellavie, it's important to us that you feel prepared and informed both before and after your procedure.  Review our pre, and post procedure guidelines to better prepare yourself for your visit.  

 


Botox/Xeomin/Jeuvau

PRE Please arrive to your appointment with no make up to the area. No flu shot 10 days prior to treatment. Also, Avoid anti-inflammatories within two days of appointment

POST No additional facial treatments for 1 day post procedure, no leaning over or lying down for 4 hours after treatment, no working out for the rest of the day,

 

Injectables & Fillers

PRE No current use of antibiotics, no dental work within 5 days

POST No dental work for 5 days, no facials treatments for 5 days, no working out 5 days post treatment. Avoid anti-inflammatories within two days of appointment. 

 

Laser Services 

PRE Hair should be cleanly shaven and groomed, no make up to the area, no sun tanning or self tanners 4 weeks prior to treatment, no waxing plucking or tweezing for at least 4 weeks prior to treatment

POST Avoid sun exposure & apply sunscreen, avoid hot tubs & saunas for 1-2 days, avoid products containing tretinoin, retinol, benzoyl peroxide, glycolic/salicylic acid, astringents for 5 days, no waxing or plucking

 

Microneedling with PRP 

PRE Please arrive to your appointment with no make up to the area

POST Apply skincare given at the appointment time, avoid sun exposure for 72 hours, apply sunscreen after 24 hours, expect mild to moderate edema and erythema (similar to a sunburn), no make up to the area for 24 hours

 

Skin Treatments 

PRE Avoid products containing tretinoin, retinol, benzoyl peroxide, glycolic/salicylic acid for 5 days. Come to the appointment with no make up to the area

POST Apply sunscreen

 

Microblading

PRE Avoid Medications, antibiotics or supplements that may increase the risk of bruising and blood thinning. Consult with a physician if you are taking medications prior your service appointment. Avoid sun exposure and treatments that may irritate skin 1-2 weeks prior to your scheduled appointment (ie: waxing, tanning beds, depilatories). 

POST Expect Redness, bruising swelling and mild irritation, some scabbing may occur.  Avoid direct sun exposure and use sunscreen.  Do not get brows wet for 7-12 days until the area is 100% healed.  Avoid excessive sweating 5-7 days post treatment.  Avoid makeup, exfoliants, and lotions to treated area until healed.  Avoid high heat, hot tubs saunas etc.  

Once healed you may begin or resume AM/PM moisturizing regimen.  

 

TATTOOING 

PRE Antibiotics may be prescribed prior to your appointment

POST Bandage for 3 days, showering permitted and may need to continue antibiotics for 3 days