Cosmetic Injectables Home Care

Anti-wrinkle Injections Home Care

  • Avoid repeated rubbing of the areas injected. Do not put pressure on the treated areas for 4 hours after the treatment.
  • It is useful not to use the muscles injected for 1 hour after the treatment.
  • If you need to take a headache tablet today, use 2 paracetamol, 4 hourly and avoid Aspirin and anti-inflammatories e.g. Nurofen.
  • Please feel free to come back for a review in 2 weeks or contact us to discuss your aftercare.


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Dermal Fillers Home Care

  • After your treatment, apply ice to the treated area which may feel numb for 2-3 hours and whilst this is a normal effect, care should be observed with hot food and drinks.
  • It is best to avoid make up to the treated area for 12 hours, but if it is necessary, apply a light cover of mineral based make up.
  • For the first 24hours, avoid strenuous exercise and alcohol to minimise the risk of bruising. Arnica herbal preparations and eating pineapple may reduce the visible effects.
  • The following 3-7 days after the treatment, it is advised not to undertake facial treatments including facial massage and microdermabrasion, dental treatments physiotherapy, chiropractic treatments and any therapy that involves lying on the area with direct pressure to it for an extended period. Sleeping is as normal as pillows are soft.
  • If there is any pain following the treatment that is requiring analgesics or keeping you awake at night you must contact us immediately.
  • It is important to maintain your usual skin care regimes especially the use of sunscreen unless otherwise advised by your practitioner. Active products containing Vitamin A (Retinol) should not be applied to the treated area for 3 days.
  • Laser treatment to the area should be avoided for 1-3 weeks, and spas and saunas should be avoided for 24-72 hours.
  • For urgent medical advice relating to your recent injectable treatment at EB call 000.
  • For non-urgent matters or to discuss your aftercare, please call the salon you visited.


Please contact us for specific requests regarding this treatment.