Contra-indications

Contra-indications

Contra-IndicationsClients who…Minimum period prior to HydrodermabrasionRationale
Are currently taking or have been taking oral medication such as Roaccutane or any of its derivatives12 weeksThis is due to high sensitivity and susceptibility to creating pigmentation
Anyone currently taking or have taken Antibiotics for skin conditions3 WeeksThis is due to high sensitivity
Have recently had laser resurfacing or plastic surgery to the area6 Months*Vulnerability to damaging underlying skin tissue
Have had Botox, Dermalife, Restylane, Hylaform or other (except Collagen) muscle freezing or ‘plumping’ injections3 weeksMay move applied product under the skin or increase the absorptions process
Have Diabetes and/or smoke and/or taking Anticoagulant drugsNoneThese clients may be more sensitive and more likely to bruise
Have used or are currently using products that contain high levels of Vitamin A or have had or are having a series of Glycolic peels (20%+)4 weeksThis is due to high sensitivity, susceptibility to creating pigmentation and may create over exfoliation
Have a history of acute underlying Eczema, Psoriasis or DermatitisHydro over these areas must be avoided at all timesMay stimulate an outbreak
Have previously had Shingles and/or suffer from cold soresHydro must not be conducted over any area previously affected by ShinglesThese viruses lie dormant. hydro may stimulate an outbreak
Have any open wounds or Cystic AcneHydro should not be performed over any effected areaMay create/drag an infection under the skin