What downtime to expect after a micro skin needling treatment:
day 1: severity of erythema will depend on how aggressive the session was performed.
day 2: a red or pink hue persists, similar to a moderate sunburn. swelling may be more noticeable on the second day.
day 3: skin can be pink or simply remain normal in color. swelling subsides. you will have a prescribed approved, post-session topical and skin care regimen after the session to help soothe, calm and protect the skin. continue to use for 3 days. active skincare regimen can be resumed again after day 3.
clean – use a soothing cleanser or face wash with tepid water to cleanse the face for the following 48 hours and dry gently. always make sure your hands are clean when touching the area that has been needled.
heal – personalised skincare regimen.
hydrate – following your needling session, the skin may feel drier than normal. hyaluronic acid is an ideal ingredient to hydrate and restore the skin back to perfect balance.
stimulate – in the days following your micro skin needling session, as the skin starts to become rehabilitated, you may apply a peptide based topical.
makeup – it is recommended that makeup is not applied for 48 hours after the session.
a. for the first 1-3 days, the skin will may feel dry and tight & flaky. frequent use of a approved, post-session topical will help alleviate this as well as the use of moisturiser.
b. after 2-3 days patients can return to regular skin care products or as soon as it is comfortable to do so. vitamin a products are optimal and suggested.
c. avoid alcohol based toners for 10-14 days.
d. avoid direct sun exposure for at least 10 days if possible.
e. do not apply chemical sunscreen the same day as the treatment. only use downtime approved sunscreen. #love#followback#instagramers#socialenvy#microneedling#tweegram#photooftheday#20likes#amazing#smile#like4like#look#instalike#love#followback#instagramers#socialenvy#sparklingwhitesmile#tweegram#photooftheday#20likes#amazing#smile#like4like#look#instalike#igers#picoftheday#sparklingwhitesmile#instadaily#instafollow#followme#girl#instagood#bestoftheday