Before Treatment

  • Avoid alcohol 24 hours before treatment.

  • Avoid anti-inflammatories (Ibuprofen, Advil, Motrin, Aleve, Vioxx), Aspirin, and Vitamin E one week prior to treatment. This will reduce the possible side effects of bruising and swelling in the area of treatment.

  • You must not be pregnant or breastfeeding.

After Treatment

  • Do not lie down for 3-4 hours following treatment.

  • Avoid massaging the treatment area.

  • Most patients see an improvement in the treatment area within 3-7 days.

  • Injection intervals should be no more frequent than every 4 months.