Profhilo Treatments


Must have had prior treatment or consultation

Avoid aspirin, NSAIDS, anticoagulant drugs, Gingko Biloba, fish oils, Vitamin A & E and any other essential fatty acids in the week before treatment as it thins the blood and increases risk of bruising.

On the day of treatment, DO NOT use make-up, lotions, creams, serums, tanners, or any other products on the area or areas being treated.

Do not wax, bleach, use depilatory creams (Nair), or have any electrolysis for 4 weeks.

Avoid any chemical peels, needling treatments, facials, laser or microdermabrasion for 2 weeks prior to treatment of the same area.

Avoid unprotected natural and artificial sun exposure of the area to be treated for 2 weeks for best results. A broad-spectrum sunscreen (UVA & UVB) with SPF of 30 or greater is recommended.



Over the next 24 hours, you may experience the following at the injection site:

  • Bruising and/or redness. A cool pack can be used for comfort. The Healite II LED Light (in clinic treatment) can assist with bruising and is recommended
  • Small lumps at the injection points which will disappear over the next 24-48 hours
  • A little discomfort 

Over the next 24-48 hours please avoid:

  • Physical strain, headfirst movements and sports the day of and the day after treatment
  • No alcohol for 24 hours
  • Cosmetic therapies 

Over the next 2 weeks:

  • Avoid saunas, steam baths, icy temperatures or UV radiation by the sun 
  • Avoid dental procedures 
  • Filler injections in the same area, microdermabrasion, chemical peels and IPL
  • No fractional resurfacing for 4 weeks after the treatment

If you experience any whitening at the injection points or severe pain following treatment, please contact the clinic as soon as possible.