1. Stop tanning at least one month before treatment.
Avoid tanning for at least four to six weeks before your laser treatment. Always wear sunscreen during this period. It is important to avoid the sun is because the sun helps your skin produce melanin.
2. Have the treated area of your skin free of cosmetics, creams or lotions.
Please do not wear any moisturizing creams, lotions or cosmetics for your treatment. You should also clean the body part to be treated. If you have used any antiperspirant, please remove it before the treatment.
3. Avoid supplements, and discuss this with your cosmetic specialist before your treatment.
It is important to avoid taking vitamin A supplements, as well as ingesting Beta Carotene. Beta Carotene is usually found in vegetables, such as carrots and squash.
4. Shave the body part you are treating 24 hours before your appointment.
Shave the body part you intend to treat 24 to 48 hours before the going for the treatment, or as directed by your speccontinue reading →