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Post-Microneedling Care Tips

Silver Mirror Post-Microneedling Care

Please follow the below post-treatment care instructions to receive optimum results:

How Your Skin May Feel

  • Your skin may feel tight and itchy for the first 48 hours
  • Redness is common for the first 48 – 72 hours
  • Skincare products may tingle or slightly burn for the first few days


  • APPLY sunscreen several times a day
  • USE a gentle cleanser
  • EXPECT social downtime of 48 – 72 hours
  • BOOK your follow-up appointment for 2-4 weeks after your original appointment to maximize results


  • APPLY any skin care products or makeup for at least 90 minutes after the procedure
  • EXPOSE your skin to excessive heat for 48 hours after your procedure (i.e. workouts, sauna, steam room etc.)
  • EXFOLIATE your skin for 7 days post-procedure. Refrain from using products with an active ingredient (acids, exfoliants/scrubs, Retinol)
  • RUB your skin
  • WAX your face for 7 days post-procedure

As always, please don’t hesitate to write or call us if you have any questions or concerns.

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