Are You a Candidate?

A NuReflection

The Can’t Do’s

• Pregnant/Nursing
• Chemotherapy and Radiation full treatments ~ prophylactic chemotherapy is generally safe to proceed
• Active dermatologic disorders, i.e. rosacea, eczema, psoriasis
• Eyelash extensions must be removed prior to eyeliner
• Sick with flu/fever.
• Active herpes anywhere on the face.
• If you are prone to keloids/excessive scarring, it could pose a problem

The Can Do’s with waiting a waiting period

• Lasik or Cataract Surgery ~ 1 month prior and wait 3 months post-op
• Latisse ~ 2 weeks off
• Botox or Disport ~ 1 Day since they cannot lie flat for at least 5 hours (If not happy with results, let product run its cycle)
• Fillers (i.e. Juvaderm, Silk, Voluma, Sculptra, etc.) ~ 1 week
• Fat transfer in lips ~ wait 1 month for swelling to subside
• Accutane full dose ~ 1 year (half-dose or prophylactic dose needs medical clearance)
• Suntanned skin ~ 1 month
• Deep Peels ~ 8 weeks
• Lasers ~ 8 weeks
• IPL (Intense Pulsed Light) ~ 1 week
• Shingles shot ~ 1 month
• Laser that removed old permanent makeup ~ 8 weeks

The Dr’s Notes

• Heart valves, stents, pacemakers, rheumatic fever ~ medical clearance and pre-medication
• Organ transplants ~ medical clearance and pre-medication
• Joint replacements ~ medical clearance and pre-medication
• Insulin dependent diabetics ~ medical clearance and pre-medication
• Fever blister history ~ medical clearance and pre-medication
• Shingles history ~ medical clearance and pre-medication, even with immunization
• Seizures ~ medical clearance
• Blood thinners, steroids ~ medical clearance
• Eye Diseases (i.e. Glaucoma or Graves’ Disease) ~ medical clearance
• Lupus/ Autoimmune Disease ~ medical clearance and pre-medication
• Blepharitits ~ medical clearance