Before Your Lip Blush Appointment

We recommend the following to ensure that your skin is in the best condition as possible for the procedure:

  • If your appointment is booked during an outbreak of cold sores on your lips the procedure may not be done. Please be aware that you have the simplex virus herpes, you may awaken an outbreak following this treatment. It is highly recommended to take an anti-viral medication such as Zivorax 5 days before, then the day of. Then 5 days after or as advised by your doctor or pharmacist.

  • Do not get lip injections 4 weeks before and after this treatment.

  • Do NOT drink coffee or any caffeine on the day of the procedure

  • Do NOT drink alcohol 24 hours before the procedure

  • Do NOT workout on the day of the procedure

  • Do NOT consume Advil, Aspirin, Niacin, Vitamin E and/or Ibuprofen, fish oil supplements, omega-3, unless medically necessary or any blood thinning mediation for a minimum of 72 hours prior to the procedure. (Tylenol or acetaminophen is okay)

  • Exfoliators, creams containing Glycolic Acid, Retin-A, Renova, and Alpha Hydroxyls Acid (AHAs) at least 72 hours before the procedure

  • Chemical peels and laser treatments should be avoided within 4 weeks of the procedure

  • If you have been on prescription Accutane in the past, you MUST wait at least 1 year before considering this procedure.