5. Post-Treatment Care
Do not rub or apply firm pressure (no facials!) to the nose for 24 hours following treatment. Avoid activities that involve lying faced down, such as physiotherapy treatment or massages.
Gently apply cold compress to the nose immediately after the procedure and repeatedly for the first 24 hours. Ice the areas in 15 minute intervals to minimize the swelling.
Sleep with your head elevated the first night after injection to reduce any swelling.
Avoid exercise and strenuous activity for the first 24 hours after injection.
Swelling and bruising may occur. This may last a few days, and can be camouflaged with makeup.
Avoid thermal trauma such as hot showers, whirlpool, steam rooms, saunas, ect. for 2 days following treatment.
Do not take any anti-inflammatory or blood thinning medications for 1 week following treatment. This includes Aspirin, Motrin, Ibuprofen, Advil and Antihistamine Medications.