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Neuromodulator
(Nuceiva + Dysport)

This medications uses are endless.  The action is to temporarily relax muscles.  These can be muscles of expression, as well as muscles that become stronger with age. There are also many therapeutic uses.​

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Preparing For Your Neuromodulator Procedure

Do NOT consume alcohol at least 24 hours prior to treatment.  Alcohol may thin the blood and increase risk of bruising and bleeding.

 

Avoid anti-inflammatory /blood thinning medications, if possible for a period of 2 weeks prior to treatment.  Please discuss further with NP if you are on prescription blood thinners. Examples of over the counter medications and supplements, may be: aspirin, vitamin E, gingko biloba, ginseng, St Johns Wort, Omega 3/fish oil, ibuprofen, motrin, advil, aleve and naproxen.  These may also have a blood thinning effect and increase risk of bruising and bleeding.

 

Schedule your neuromodulator appointment at least 4 weeks prior to a special event.  Examples are wedding or vacation.  Bruising may also be apparent in the week following treatment.

 

Discontinue Retin A two days before and after treatment.

 

Reschedule your appointment at least 24 hours in advance if you have a rash, cold sore, skin breakouts to area of service.

 

If you have a history of cold sores and are planning on a service involving the lip area, we may put on prophylactic oral treatment with an antiviral to prevent 

You are not a candidate for treatments if you are breastfeeding or pregnant.

Post Care After Your Neuromodulator Procedure

Do NOT manipulate the treated are for a minimum of 3 hours following.  Do NOT receive facial/laser treatments, microdermabrasion, microneedling for at least two weeks.  Ask NP about time interval between various treatment services.

 

Be expressive, this focuses the medications to work in the muscles they were placed!

 

Do NOT go to sleep for at least 4 hours post after your procedure.  If you are a person who plants face in pillow, cannot control pressure to treated area.

 

Do NOT perform activities involving straining, heavy lifting, or vigorous exercise for 6 hours after treatment.  This will again keep the product in the intended area.

Results from neuromodulators can start showing in about 4-7 days post treatment.  At 2 -3 weeks the full effects of the treatment will be seen.  At this time we will follow up, generally virtually.  If a tweakment is needed, you will be charged based on product used.  

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