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Pre & Post Treatment Instructions – IPL Hair Removal
Before IPL Hair RemovalTreatment
Avoid use of Accutane for 6-9 months prior to hair removal treatment.
Avoid waxing, plucking, or depilatories for a minimum of 4 weeks.
Wait at least 2 weeks for hair removal treatment if you have had a chemical peel or injections (Restylane, Botox, collagen) in the area to be treated.
Stop use of exfoliants, such as Renova and Glycolic Acid, on an area to be treated 1 week prior to IPL hair removal treatment.
Shave area before each IPL hair removal treatment.
The skin should be clean, with no lotion, make-up, deodorant, perfume, or sunscreen before IPL hair removal treatment.
After IPL Hair Removal Treatment
Do not apply makeup to treated area for at least 3 hours.
Do not irritate treated area chemically or mechanically for 48 hours.
Do not pluck or wax treated areas in between IPL hair removal treatments.
Some shedding or extrusion of treated hairs will occur around 2-4 weeks following IPL hair removal treatment.
Avoid sun, direct and indirect heat, and apply sunscreen to treated area for 3 days following IPL hair removal treatment.