Pre and Post Care for Hair Reduction


Pre-Care

It is important that the you avoid the following within a 30 day* period prior to treatment:
•    Do NOT sunbathe
•    Do NOT use sun beds
•    Avoid self-tanning products
•    Do NOT have electrolysis
•    Do NOT wax
•    Do NOT pull out hair with tweezers
•    Do NOT thread the hairs
•    Do NOT bleach the hair
•    Do NOT use depilatory creams

Shave as close to treatment time as possible, leaving a small patch with approximately 2mm or 2 days of hair growth for visual assessment.


Aftercare and Maintaining Growth

We would advise that you should do the following for the next 30 days after the Ellipse SWT treatment.
•    Avoid sun exposure or sun beds
•    Wear at least a SPF 30 or higher when outside

You should avoid the following for the next 24-48 hours after the treatment.
•    No perfumed products or make–up
•    No excessive heat e.g.: saunas, steam rooms or hot baths
•    No swimming or gym
•    No touching, picking or scratching the area

Please note: The only method of hair removal which is suitable for in between treatments is shaving
Do not:
•    Wax, tweeze, thread or pull hairs
•    Do not use a bleaching cream
•    Do not use a depilatory cream

Pure Aloe Vera gel must be used for the next 48 hours after the treatment if any inflammation persists.
You can shave or exfoliate the area 4 days after the treatment to encourage the hairs to shed

 

 

Pre and Post Care for Skin Treatments


Pre-care

It is important that the client avoids the following within a 30-60 day period prior to treatment:
•    Do NOT sunbathe or use sun beds
•    Avoid self-tanning products

For 7 days prior to the treatment
•    Do NOT have electrolysis, Do NOT wax
•    Do NOT bleach, Do NOT use depilatory creams
•    Do NOT use anti-inflammatory medications (including aspirin & ibuprofen, thread vein rosacea and high colour clients)

Please refrain from smoking 4 hours before treatment (thread vein, rosacea, and high colour only) Post Treatment Care

We would advise that you should do the following for the next 30-60 days after the Ellipse treatment.
•    Avoid sun exposure or sun beds
•    Wear at least a sun protection of 30 or higher when outside. (SPF30+)

You should avoid the following for the next 24-48 hours after the treatment.
•    No perfumed products or make-up
•    No excessive heat e.g. saunas, steam rooms or hot baths
•    No swimming or gym
•    No touching, picking or scratching the area
•    Avoid exfoliation

Please note: Pure Aloe Vera gel must be used for the next 48 hours after the treatment if any reaction persists.

•    Slight erythema/redness is seen immediately after the treatment and this will disappear in 1-2 hours or in some cases a few days.
•    The area around the vessels that were treated will become oedematous and the swelling can last for 4 days.
•    You can advise the client to use 100% Aloe Vera gel at home for the next 24-48 hours to reduce this side effect.
•    Use a sunscreen with at least SPF30 on the area for the next 30-60days following treatment.
•    Any pigmentation in the area will turn darker after the treatment creating a light crust, a ‘dirty look’ and will slough off in the next 7-10days.

About Us

We are a Beauty Salon offering a wide range of treatments from waxing, massage and CACI non-surgical facials.
You can find us upstairs inside LK Parlour Hair Salon in Camberley, only 1 minute walk from Blackwater Train Station.
Parking: Free for 1 hour across the road from the salon, or Paid behind the salon by the Blackwater Centre (70p per hour, card or cash).

Opening Hours

Tue: 9:30 - 7:00pm

Wed: 8:30 - 4:30pm

Thu: 12:00 - 9:00pm

Fri: 9:30 - 6:00pm

Sat: 8:00 - 2:00pm

Sun/Mon: Closed