Sweet Tox
Injection Boutique

pre and post tox tips

pre and post Tox Tips:

pre tox

3 days before:

  • avoid blood thinners such as alcohol, aspirin, advil, aleve, ibuprofen, vitamin e, fish oil, garlic and st. johns wart

  • take arnica tablets if prone to bruising

1 day before:

  • avoid alcohol to prevent additional bruising

  • avoid retinol creams 

schedule treatment at least 2 weeks before a big event

post tox

day of:

  • stay upright for 6 hours

  • avoid massages & facials for 7 days

  • avoid wearing tight hats & caps 

  • avoid exercise for 24 hours

  • avoid retinol for 2 days

  • be gentle with your face (no rubbing!) 

  • ok to wash face and wear makeup

  • ok to take tylenol for any pain and avoid further bruising

side effects

  • bruising, swelling and tenderness at injection site lasting a couple minutes to a week.