For 24 to 48 hours
Do not wash the area on day of procedure.
For 3 days
Press area with a dry PAPER TOWEL or GUAZE to absorb any excess fluid. DO NOT USE TISSUE.
For 2 weeks
Use a mild soap on the area and re-apply Aquaphor. Before bathing apply a light coating of Aquaphor on the procedure area using a clean cotton swab. Continue this until the procedure area has completely healed.
Wear a hat to shield the area from the sun when you go outside.
Avoid swimming, tanning, steam rooms, or Jacuzzi for two weeks.
No makeup over area for two weeks.
Some redness/swelling/slight bruising and slight itching during healing process post procedure is normal. If you experience heavy itching, extreme swelling, blistering, or any other complications within the first 24 hours post-procedure, stop using your after-care product immediately. If symptoms continue, or you experience abnormal swelling/redness or shortness of breath/trouble breathing go to the closest Hospital ER immediately you may be having an allergic reaction to the pigment and/or the after care product you are using.
Client may receive additional instructions, depending on the treatment area.