Instruction de soins pre et post

Taking care of your skin before and after your treatments is an important part of skin care and healthy skin.

Laser Hair Removal

  • Avoid tanning beds, sun or self-tanning creams on the area to be treated 4 weeks before your first treatment until your final treatment.
  •  Avoid wearing tight clothing after the treatment to prevent chafing of the treated area.
  • Stop all hair removal methods (other than shaving) on the area to be treated 4 weeks prior to treatment.
  • Avoid all perfumed creams or exfoliation the day of the treatment (including deodorant)
  • Shave 12-24 hours prior to the treatment. We offer a shaving service for a small fee; if needed please inform us in advance so we can book extra time for your treatment. Otherwise, the area to be treated must be completely shaved before coming in for your treatment (A small fee will apply if we need to shave you).
  • Avoid using hydrating creams 24 hours after treatment.
  • If need be, apply a cold compress to the treated area followed by aloe gel.
  • Avoid sun exposure on the areas being treated.
  • Avoid exercise for 24 hours after treatment.
  • Avoid using any products containing Retinol, vitamin A, AHA, glycolic and salicylic acids, 5 days before and 3 days after a treatment.
  • Avoid wearing tight clothing after the treatment to prevent chafing of the treated area.

Chemical Peels

Pre-Treatment Care

  • Depending on your specialist, we may recommend that you pre-treat your skin for four weeks with a Skin Kit prior to your treatments.
  • Stop the use active ingredients 5-3 days before a treatment (inclu.: retinol, salicylic acid, glycolic or lactic acids, HQ)
  • Stay away from sun exposure 2 weeks before a treatment.
  • Notify your specialist if there was a change in your medical history or medication prior to the treatment.

Post-Treatment Care

  • Use the appropriate post care products for 10 days after a Salicylic peel since the peel remains active in the deeper layers of the skin for 10 days.
  • Stop the use active ingredients for 10 days  (inclu.: retinol, salicylic acid, glycolic or lactic)
  • Stay away from sun exposure 2 weeks after a treatment.
  • Vitamin C (L’Ascorbic Acid) and Hydroquinone can be applied 3-5 days after a treatment.
  • Always apply Spf and re-apply every 2 hours.

Pre-Treatment Care

  • Depending on your specialist, we may recommend that you pre-treat your skin for four weeks with the Biophora Skin Kit prior to your treatments.
  • Stop the use active ingredients 5-3 days before a treatment (inclu.: retinol, salicylic acid, glycolic or lactic acids, HQ)
  • Stay away from sun exposure 2 weeks before a treatment.
  • Notify your specialist if there was a change in your medical history or medication prior to the treatment.

Post-Treatment Care

  • Stop the use active ingredients for 10 days  (inclu.: retinol, salicylic acid, glycolic or lactic)
  • Stay away from sun exposure 2 weeks after a treatment.
  • Vitamin C (L’Ascorbic Acid) and Hydroquinone can be applied 3-5 days after a treatment.
  • Always apply Spf and re-apply every 2 hours.

Pre-Treatment Care

  • Stop the use active ingredients 5-3 days before a treatment (inclu.: retinol, salicylic acid, glycolic or lactic acids, HQ)
  • Stay away from sun exposure 2 weeks before a treatment.
  • Notify your specialist if there was a change in your medical history or medication prior to the treatment.
Post-Treatment Care
  • Stay away from sun exposure 2 weeks after a treatment.
  • It is suggested not to apply any skincare products, clansers or makeup for 24 hours after your treatment.
  • After 24 hours wash your face with a gentle cleaner and a moisturizer.
  • Stop the use active ingredients for 3-5 days  (inclu.: retinol, salicylic acid, glycolic or lactic)
  • Vitamin C (L’Ascorbic Acid) and Hydroquinone can be applied 3-5 days after a treatment.
  • Always apply Spf and re-apply every 2 hours.

WHAT CAN I EXPECT: 
It is normal to feel some tingling or burning sensation for up to 3 hours after a treatment. skin may be dry after the treatment and will start some light peeling 2-3 days after the treatment.

Microneedling

  • Your Dermamode technician will suggest an at home skin care protocol to ensure the best results.
  • Stop the use active ingredients 5-3 days before a treatment (inclu.: retinol, salicylic acid, glycolic or lactic acids, HQ)
  • Stay away from sun exposure 2 weeks before a treatment.
  • Notify your specialist if there was a change in your medical history or medication prior to the treatment.
  • During the first 48 hours, refrain from exercise, saunas, hot tubs, and sun-beds.
  • Avoid strong sunlight and sun exposure for at least 72 hours. Non-comedogenic sunblock cream can be applied after 24 hours if needed.*Noncomedogenic is a term used to describe skincare and makeup productsthat are formulated in such a way that they are not likely to cause pore blockages (comedowns) and breakouts.
  • Make sure you keep your skin away from any bacteria for 24-48 hours post treatment
    • Avoid touching your treated skin unnecessarily. If touching is necessarily, make sure to hands are washed before.
    • Make sure to wear clean/new masks same for scarves or hats.
    • We suggest changing pillow cases.
  • During the first 48 hours post treatment, it is recommended to use only apply the Dermaroller Hyaluronic Acid Ampules and the HA mask.
  • After 48 hours we recommend using Derma roller products for 2 weeks. If consecutive treatments are being done, use the Dermaroller products for the duration of the treatment’s packages and for 2 weeks after the last treatment.
  • Avoid makeup for 24 hours. If you must use makeup within the first 24 hours, please
  • Only use a 100% pure mineral powder makeup. If possible, also avoid washing your face for 24 hours after the treatment.
  • Avoid using active ingredients such as Retinol, AHAs, BHAs for 2 weeks following a treatment. Vitamin C can be used 5-7 days after a treatment.

Appointment and Cancellation

We require at least 48 hours notice for any cancellation of laser hair removal appointments. If you cancel an appointment by notifying us less than 48 hours in advance, payment of the $ 50 cancellation fee is required before you can make another appointment.

Unfortunately, we cannot extend the time period provided for people who arrive late for their appointment; however, we will do our best to complete the scheduled treatment during the time remaining at your appointment. We reserve the right to postpone the appointment if we believe that there is not enough time left to provide quality treatment and not to make our other clients wait unduly. If you show up for your appointment more than 15 (fifteen) minutes late, it will be considered a failure to show up for your appointment and the aforementioned fees will be charged.

Tattoo Removal

  • During the first 48 hours, refrain from exercise, saunas, hot tubs, and sun-beds.
  • Avoid strong sunlight and sun exposure for at least 72 hours. Non-comedogenic sunblock cream can be applied after 24 hours if needed.*Noncomedogenic is a term used to describe skincare and makeup productsthat are formulated in such a way that they are not likely to cause pore blockages (comedowns) and breakouts.
  • Make sure you keep your skin away from any bacteria for 24-48 hours post treatment
    • Avoid touching your treated skin unnecessarily. If touching is necessarily, make sure to hands are washed before.
    • Make sure to wear clean/new masks same for scarves or hats.
    • We suggest changing pillow cases.
  • During the first 48 hours post treatment, it is recommended to use only apply the Dermaroller Hyaluronic Acid Ampules and the HA mask.
  • After 48 hours we recommend using Derma roller products for 2 weeks. If consecutive treatments are being done, use the Dermaroller products for the duration of the treatment’s packages and for 2 weeks after the last treatment.
  • Avoid makeup for 24 hours. If you must use makeup within the first 24 hours, please
  • Only use a 100% pure mineral powder makeup. If possible, also avoid washing your face for 24 hours after the treatment.
  • Avoid using active ingredients such as Retinol, AHAs, BHAs for 2 weeks following a treatment. Vitamin C can be used 5-7 days after a treatment.

Unfortunately, we cannot extend the time period provided for people who arrive late for their appointment; however, we will do our best to complete the scheduled treatment during the time remaining at your appointment. We reserve the right to postpone the appointment if we believe that there is not enough time left to provide quality treatment and not to make our other clients wait unduly. If you show up for your appointment more than 15 (fifteen) minutes late, it will be considered a failure to show up for your appointment and the aforementioned fees will be charged.

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