Following your appointment

What to expect after your skin treatment and how to get the best results!

Thank you for choosing SkinViva for your recent skin care appointment.

Here are some practical tips about how to get the best results from your recent treatment and what to expect in the following days and weeks:

Injectable Treatments Aftercare

Injectable Treatments Aftercare


– Keep out of the sun for 7 days
– Don’t use any powder or makeup for 24 hours
– Avoid swimming pools, hot tubs, and saunas for 72 hours
– Avoid intense exercise or conditions that can cause excessive sweating for 24 hours
– Drink plenty of water and avoid alcohol. Good hydration helps the epidermal solution to work effectively on your skin


– Avoid strenuous exercise for 24 hours
– Avoid extensive sun or heat for 72 hours, including hot tubs, saunas or sunbeds
– Avoid consuming excess amounts of alcohol or salts to avoid excess swelling
– If you do swell a cool compress for 15 minutes will help alleviate the swelling
– Do not apply makeup for 4-6 hours
– Downtime is around 24-48 hours where you may be left with small bumps on the treated area. These will go down. There maybe occasionally mild bruising in these areas


– Keep the skin clean after treatment
– DON’T touch the area for 6 hours after treatment. This is to avoid the risk of infection
– DON’T apply makeup or have a spray tan for 6 hours after treatment. This is to avoid the risk of infection
– AVOID getting too hot after treatment, for example having hot showers (mild only), sauna, steam room. This is to avoid the risk of swelling.

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