Skin Treatments

Microdermabrasion

PRE-TREATMENT PREPARATION

48 HOURS PRIOR
No cosmetic injections in the treatment area

3 DAYS PRIOR
No recent sun exposure and sunbeds
Stop using cosmeceutical retinol and AHA/BHA

2 WEEKS PRIOR
Topical prescription retinol must be stopped two weeks prior
Must not have an active cold sore
No waxing, laser or IPL in the area
You cannot be taking medication that contains Isotretinoin. If you have taken Accutane, or any other acne drug, microdermabrasion should be avoided for six months after use has ceased
Please advise Technician if pregnant, breastfeeding

POST TREATMENT CARE

12 HOURS POST
Do not pick the skin as this could lead to hyper/hypopigmentation or scarring
Jessner Peel ONLY – Avoid ice and water (showers) on the treated area

24 HOURS POST
Keep cool
Keep hydrated, increase water intake to 8 glasses per day
Avoid steam, saunas and spa pools
Avoid exercise and swimming
Avoid any activities that would cause excessive perspiration

1-5 DAYS POST
Use Balense Hydrating Gentle Cleanser, Balense Recovery Cream and Balense UV Defiance SPF 50+

5 DAYS POST
Post treatment; resume with personalised prescription of Balense homecare
Gently exfoliate using Balense Jojoba Exfoliating Cleanser or use the Balense Enzymatic Sleep Masque

7 DAYS POST
Jessner Peel ONLY – use the gentle post care for 7 days & resume with personalised prescription of Balense skincare

Micro-Needling

PRE-TREATMENT PREPARATION

48 HOURS PRIOR
No cosmetic injections in the treatment area

3 DAYS PRIOR
No recent sun exposure and sunbeds
Stop using cosmeceutical retinol and AHA/BHA

2 WEEKS PRIOR
Topical prescription retinol or whitening creams must be stopped two weeks prior
Must not have an active cold sore
No waxing, laser or IPL in the area
Some skin types are required to use the following Balense prepping products:  Balense Skin Resurfacing Cleanser, Brightening Serum Concentrate, Brightening Moisturiser +HAx5, Antioxidant Lift FX Serum Concentrate or Retinol Renewal Serum Concentrate and UV Defiance SPF 50+
You cannot be taking medication that contains Isotretinoin. If you have taken Accutane, or any other acne drug, microdermabrasion should be avoided for six months after use has ceased
No Dermal Fillers within the last 4 weeks
Please advise Technician if pregnant, breastfeeding

POST TREATMENT CARE

IMMEDIATELY POST TREATMENT
Apply the recommended Balense Recovery Cream as required
Do not use SPF/Sunscreen on the day of the treatment

12 HOURS POST
Do not pick the skin as this could lead to hyper/hypopigmentation or scarring

24 HOURS POST
Keep cool
Keep hydrated, increase water intake to 8 glasses per day
Avoid steam, saunas and spa pools
Avoid exercise and swimming
Avoid any activities that would cause excessive perspiration

1-3 DAYS POST
Use Balense Hydrating Gentle Cleanser, Recovery Cream and UV Defiance SPF 50+

5 DAYS POST
Post treatment; resume with personalised prescription of Balense homecare.
Gently exfoliate using Balense Jojoba Exfoliating Cleanser or use the Balense Enzymatic Sleep Masque

7 DAYS POST
Do not apply any topical prescription creams to the treated area for 7 days
No cosmetic injectable treatments
Avoid sun exposure and Sunbeds

Medi-Aesthetic Peels

PRE-TREATMENT PREPARATION

48 HOURS PRIOR
No cosmetic injections in the treatment area
Peels cannot be applied to dehydrated skin

3 DAYS PRIOR
No recent sun exposure and sunbeds
Stop using cosmeceutical retinol and AHA/BHA

2 WEEKS PRIOR
Topical prescription retinol / whitening / steroidal creams must be stopped two weeks prior
Must not have an active cold sore
No waxing, laser or IPL in the area

Epi-Cleanse and Ageless Peel – The following prepping products must be used: Balense Skin Resurfacing Cleanser, Brightening Serum Concentrate and UV Defiance SPF 50+. Antioxidant Lift FX Serum or Retinol Renewal Serum Concentrate

4 WEEKS PRIOR
Cannot be taking medication that contains Isotretinoin. If you have taken Accutane, or any other acne drug, microdermabrasion/peels should be avoided for six months after use has ceased
Please advise Technician if pregnant, breastfeeding

Cosmelan Peel – The following prepping products must be used: Balense Skin Resurfacing Cleanser, Brightening Serum Concentrate and UV Defiance SPF 50+

POST TREATMENT CARE

IMMEDIATELY POST TREATMENT
Cosmelan Peel – The Cosmelan 1 treatment mask applied in clinic, is to be left on the skin for a minimum of 8-12 hours and as directed by the technician. The Cosmelan 1 mask should be kept moist with the atomiser water spritz

12 HOURS POST
Do not pick the skin as this could lead to hyper/hypopigmentation or scarring

Jessner Peel – Avoid ice and water (showers) on the treated area

Cosmelan Peel – On completion of application time, remove Cosmelan 1 mask with warm water and prescribed products

24 HOURS POST
Keep cool
Keep hydrated, increase water intake to 8 glasses per day
Avoid steam, saunas and spa pools
Avoid exercise and swimming
Avoid any activities that would cause excessive perspiration

Cosmelan Peel  –
Only the prescribed Mesoestetic homecare is to be used as directed by your technician
Avoid sun exposure and sunbeds up to 2 weeks
No cosmetic injectable treatments for 8 weeks
Avoid any other skin treatments/peels for up to 4 months
Avoid any laser treatments for 7 months

Ageless/Epiclense Peel  –
1-5 DAYS POST
Use Balense Hydrating Gentle Cleanser, Balense Recovery Cream and Balense UV Defiance SPF 50+.

5 DAYS POST
Post treatment resume with personalised prescription of Balense homecare
Gently exfoliate using Balense Jojoba Exfoliating Cleanser or use the Balense Enzymatic Sleep Masque

7 DAYS POST
Resume to personalised Balense homecare products

Jessners’ Peel – You need to use the gentle post care for 7 days & resume with personalised prescription of Balense skincare

Laser for Pigmentation and Rejuvenation

PRE-TREATMENT PREPARATION

48 HOURS PRIOR
No cosmetic injections in the treatment area
No numbing cream to be applied to the treatment area

3 DAYS PRIOR
Stop using cosmeceutical retinol and AHA/BHA

2 WEEKS PRIOR
Topical prescription retinol / whitening/ steroidal creams must be stopped two weeks prior
Must not have an active cold sore
No waxing, laser, threading, tweezing or IPL in the area
No fake tan
No recent sun exposure and sunbeds

2-4 WEEKS PRIOR
Laser for Pigmentation only – You must ensure to use the prescribed skin care regime of Balense products prescribed by your technician, to ensure your skin is prepared for treatment

We cannot treat if you are;
Pregnant or breastfeeding
Taking medication that contains Isotretinoin. If you have taken Accutane, or any other acne drug, laser should be avoided for six months after use has ceased
We cannot treat over metal plates or pins

POST TREATMENT CARE

IMMEDIATELY POST TREATMENT
Apply the recommended Balense Recovery Cream as required
Use Balense UV Defiance SPF 50+

12 HOURS POST
Do not pick the skin as this could lead to hyper/hypopigmentation or scarring

24 HOURS POST
Keep cool
Keep hydrated, increase water intake to 8 glasses per day
Avoid steam, saunas and spa pools
Avoid exercise and swimming
Avoid any activities that would cause excessive perspiration

1-3 DAYS POST
Use Balense Hydrating Gentle Cleanser, Recovery Cream and UV Defiance SPF 50+

5 DAYS POST
Post treatment resume with personalised prescription of Balense homecare
Gently exfoliate using Balense Jojoba Exfoliating Cleanser or use the Balense Enzymatic Sleep Masque

7 DAYS POST
Do not apply any topical prescription creams to the treated area for 7 days
No cosmetic injectable treatments for 4 weeks post treatment
Avoid sun exposure and sunbeds

Laser for Facial Veins

PRE-TREATMENT PREPARATION

48 HOURS PRIOR
No cosmetic injections in the treatment area
No numbing cream to be applied to the treatment area

3 DAYS PRIOR
Stop using cosmeceutical retinol and AHA/BHA

2 WEEKS PRIOR
Topical prescription retinol / whitening/ steroidal creams must be stopped two weeks prior
Must not have an active cold sore
No waxing, laser, threading, tweezing or IPL in the area
No fake tan
No recent sun exposure and sunbeds

You must ensure to use the prescribed skin care regime of Balense products prescribed by your technician, to ensure your skin is prepared for treatment

We cannot treat if you are:
Pregnant or breastfeeding
Taking medication that contains Isotretinoin. If you have taken Accutane, or any other acne drug, laser should be avoided for six months after use has ceased
If you have any blood clotting disorders or if you are taking blood thinners
We cannot treat over plates or pins in the treatment area

POST TREATMENT CARE

IMMEDIATELY POST TREATMENT
Apply the recommended Balense Recovery Cream as required
Use Balense UV Defiance SPF 50+

12 HOURS POST
Do not pick the skin as this could lead to hyper/hypopigmentation or scarring

24 HOURS POST
Keep cool
Keep hydrated, increase water intake to 8 glasses per day
Avoid steam, saunas and spa pools
Avoid exercise and swimming
Avoid any activities that would cause excessive perspiration

1-3 DAYS POST
Use Balense Hydrating Gentle Cleanser, Recovery Cream and UV Defiance SPF 50+

5 DAYS POST
Post treatment resume with personalised prescription of Balense homecare
Gently exfoliate using Balense Jojoba Exfoliating Cleanser or use the Balense Enzymatic Sleep Masque

7 DAYS POST
Do not apply any topical prescription creams to the treated area for 7 days
No cosmetic injectable treatments for 4 weeks post treatment
Avoid sun exposure and sunbeds

LED Light Therapy

PRE-TREATMENT PREPARATION

5 DAYS PRIOR
No photo sensitizing medications
No recent sun exposure or sunburn

Please advise Technician if you:
Are pregnant
Are taking any steroid medication
Have photo sensitive eczema or metabolic disorders & autoimmune diseases, which can give light‐ induced rashes e.g. Lupus & Porphyria
Have epilepsy or if you are claustrophobic

POST TREATMENT CARE

IMMEDIATELY POST TREATMENT
Apply the recommended Balense Recovery Cream as required
Use Balense UV Defiance SPF 50+

12 HOURS POST
Resume with personalised prescription of Balense homecare. Balense UV defiance SPF 50+ should be worn every day