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Microneedling Aftercare

Rules and instructions after your micro-needling treatment for the best experience and results.

Special instructions

  1. Do not do anything for at least 4 hours post-treatment.
  2. Change your bed sheets and sleep on a clean pillowcase
  3. Clean and change your face towels to dry your skin
  4. Do not wash your face for the next 4 hours after your treatment.
  5. Cleanse your skin 3 times per day
  6. Do not touch your face
  7. Do not use Shampoo for 48 hours
  8. Do not wear makeup for the next 48 hours
  9. Avoid intense exercise and sweating for 48 hours
  10. Do not take anti-inflammatory medications such as ibuprofen for 10 days.
  11. Avoid tanning and prolonged exposure to the sun for a minimum of 2 weeks
  12. Apply SPF 50 daily when going out
  13. Cleanse your face before bedtime
  14. Redness or sensitivity may be present for up to 72 hours. 
  15. Acne breakouts may appear temporarily
  16. Mild skin peeling may begin on days 3-5
  17. Dry skin may persist for 10 days or more.  
  18. Do not scratch the treated skin
  19. Stay well hydrated, drink a lot of water
  20. Do not use Retinol or exfoliating products for a minimum of 10 days
  21. It is recommended to repeat the treatment every 4-6 weeks
  22. For best results, you may need 3-8 treatments.

Routine Day 2 to Day 10

  1. Cleanse your skin with a gentle cleanser and water. Rinse and then pat dry
  2. Apply a hydrating serum and let your skin absorb it completely (2 or 3 minutes)
  3. Apply a gentle moisturizer 
  4. Apply sunscreen when you go outside (after 24 hours)

Routine day 10 + you can now exfoliate

  1. Cleanse your skin with a cleanser and water, then pat dry
  2. Exfoliate your skin using an exfoliant or honey and sugar and water (maximum 3 times per week)
  3. Rub your skin with medium pressure and in a circular motion to remove dead skin.
  4. Apply a hydrating serum and let dry 2-3 minutes
  5. Apply a recommended moisturizer
  6. If you go out, apply sunscreen (SPF 30 or more) 
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