SKIN LAB PROTOCOLS

Aesthetics in Peace & Tranquility!

We Share with you our 15 Years of Experience. Please read below for Pre-Treatment and After Treatment guidelines, your procedures will go more smoothly with a quicker healing time, reduced bruising
and enhanced results if you adhere to some of our simple guidelines.

Please take the time to read the guidelines for your particular procedure so you get the best results possible.

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to call us on 07769692710 / 01376 584555.

Review By Anon -her clinic is beautiful it's so calming i could quite easily spend time there looking out on to her beautiful garden so peaceful thank you Julie..”

Review By Anon - The result is very natural , I didn't have any bruises just minimal swelling for 2 days. Thank you, Julie!.”

Review By Julie - Absolutely over the Moon with the out come the fillers have given me more confidence going back for a little more work very soon.”

Review By Liz - Julie cares about her clients and is an absolute perfectionist, ensuring the best result possible.”

Medical Microdermabrasion Protocols

“Medical Microdermabrasion can be a good beginner’s option for those looking to take that first step down their path to facial rejuvenation”.

We are a HydraFacial Expert Skin Clinic and Julie is an Expert Skin Practioner providing Skin Treatments in Essex for Over 15 Years

Your Visit to Facial Aesthetics Essex:
  • Your initial visit to Facial Aesthetics Essex Skin Clinic begins with a FREE, no obligation consultation.
  • On arrival at the clinic you will be asked to complete a confidential patient records form
  • Your free consultation appointment typically lasts for around 30 minutes, we will ensure that all of your questions are answered
  • For injectable procedures (Such as Botox Injection treatments), your consultation and treatment will be carried out by our Specialist Cosmetic Nurse.
  • For Peels, HydraFacial and skin care, You Will initially be assessed by Our Specialist Cosmetic Nurse and Clinical Director to devise a Treatment Plan and then your treatment will be carried out by one of our Skin Peel Specialists.

    If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to call us on 01376 584555

Your Consultation at Facial Aesthetics Essex:
  • Your consultation will begin by listening and understanding your concerns and discussing how to meet and try to exceed your expectations.
  • We will clearly outline the various treatment options available, together with the benefits and any potential risks of each treatment.
  • Any questions you have about the process or treatment will be answered honestly so together we decide on the most appropriate treatment for you.
  • Any necessary pre and post-treatment after-care will also be explained in detail, We will provide a link to our website for this and will also provide a paper format for you.
  • There is no obligation to book a treatment with us after your consultation as the consultation is entirely complimentary. Above all, we Promise Never to force you into having a treatment and we will only ever treat where appropriate.

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to call us on 01376 584555

Medical Microdermabrasion Pre-Treatment Instructions:
  • Do not use Vitamin-A or other exfoliating creams 24 to 72 hours prior to your treatment.
  • Avoid sun tanning or tanning creams/sprays for at least a week before treatment
  • You must NOT have recently had laser surgery or used Accutane
  • You should wait two to three weeks before undergoing microdermabrasion if you have had a chemical peel or other skin procedure, such as dermal filler or muscle relaxant injections.
  • Avoid waxing or tanning the skin to be treated for a few weeks prior to microdermabrasion treatment.
  • Wash your face and neck with a non-oily, non-soap based cleanser before each scheduled treatment.
Medical Microdermabrasion Post-Treatment Instructions:

To maximize Microdermabrasion recovery time and results, it is important to follow all post-treatment instruction below:

  • Keep the new skin clean and moisturized
  • Anti-inflammatory creams or cold compresses may be used as necessary
  • Use a gentle cleanser.
  • Trauma such as scratching or picking the treated area should be avoided.
  • It is important to avoid irritating the treated skin with harsh chemicals, rubbing or tanning for one week.
  • Some peeling may occur in the treated areas, moisturizer should help minimize this effect.
  • Avoid staying in the sun for at least 7 days after the microdermabrasion treatment to prevent UV rays from damaging your skin which slows down the recovery.
  • Patients who absolutely cannot avoid sun exposure should use a broad-spectrum sunscreen with an SPF of 30 or higher.
  • Do not use glycolic, alpha Hydroxy, beta Hydroxy, retinol, benzyl peroxide or topical acne medications for 24-48 hrs following treatment.
  • You may resume prescription retinoid products 3 – 7 days after your last microdermabrasion treatment or as instructed.
  • You should avoid saunas and extreme heat for 24 hours. A recovery cream may be applied after your treatment to help soothe and calm your skin.
    If you are receiving a series of treatments, do not resume any of these products until after you have completed your last medical microdermabrasion treatment.
Medical Microdermabrasion Possible Side Effects:
  • May cause mild skin irritation.
  • Redness: Mild redness can be expected for 24hr’s following treatment
    • You may apply Mineral makeup immediately after treatment to minimize the redness.
  • Tenderness/Pain: Mild tenderness can be expected for 24hr’s following treatment
    • You may take an anti-inflammatory Paracetamol if necessary.

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to call me on 07769692710

Your Follow-Up and Future Appointments at Facial Aesthetics Essex:
  • We will provide a follow-up Post Treatment call to ensure that you are happy with your treatment.
  • Where necessary we will provide a complimentary Review and Top-up where necessary as we always want you to be happy with your treatment outcome. Please remember we will only provide a top-up where clinically indicated and within your treatment plan.
  • Any further questions you have about the process or treatment will be answered honestly.
  • For Some treatments that require regular repeat treatments throughout the year we are happy to provide a follow-up email or text. Above all, we Promise Never to force you into having a treatment and we will only ever treat where appropriate.

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to call us on 01376 584555

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