No pain, no gain? It’s quite the opposite when it comes to excessive post-procedure downtime. Etre Vous‘ Ingeborg van Lotringen asked the experts, including Julie Scott, nurse prescriber at Facial Aesthetics, how to prevent it.

Ingeborg writes…

It’s fair to say that when it comes to tweakments (or anything else, for that matter), we want everything and the kitchen sink these days. That means all the results, in no time, with no pain and no downtime, and no unexpected long-term drawbacks either. Not too much to ask, surely?

The truth is, it is a lot to ask. Because common sense (and physics) dictates that in most cases, the faster and more dramatic the change, the more powerful or aggressive the approach needs to be.

The skin professionals referenced in this article explain they attempt to minimise the effect of post procedure inflammation.  Julie comments…

“These ever more advanced treatments are brilliant as they allow us to control the inflammation we cause,” says EV Expert Julie Scott, Owner and Clinical Director of Facial Aesthetics. “But the operative word is control, and it needs to be in the hands of a professional for it to be exercised correctly.”

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