HydraFacial Pre and Post Care Instructions
HydraFacial Pre-Care Instructions:
Avoid excess sun exposure, including tanning beds for 1 week before treatment, and use SPF 30 or greater daily to ensure coverage against UVB and UBA rays.
Do not use any type of exfoliants 2 days before treatment.
Refrain from any chemical peels or lasers for 2 weeks prior.
Discontinue use of Tretinoin type products (Renova, Tretinoin, Retin A, Retin A Micro, Tri-Luma, Solage, etc.) at least 2 days before treatment.
Discontinue use of Hydroquinone 2-3 days before treatment.
If you have a history of cold sores, consider beginning prophylactic treatment with Valtrex or similar no later than the day of treatment.
Notify the center if you develop a cold sore, acne, open lesions in the area being treated, or experience any type of illness before your treatment.
Wait 2 weeks after Botox and filler treatments to have a HydraFacial treatment.
Botox and filler may be done on the same day, but only after HydraFacial treatment.
HydraFacial Post-Care Instructions:
Avoid any exfoliation to the area for 48 hours post-treatment.
To keep the area clean, avoid heat sources, including hot showers, saunas, and cardio workouts that may produce sweat for 24 hours.
You may wash your face the following morning using the products recommended by your It’s A Secret Service Professional.
Please discuss continuing use of your regular regimen post-treatment.
Do not use topical Retin-A for 2 days following treatment.
Avoid unprotected sun exposure and/or use of tanning beds for at least 3 days post-treatment.
Use sunscreen with SPF 30 or higher daily for 3-5 days post-treatment.
Makeup may be applied the day after treatment.