Welcome to Butterfly Aesthetics, Staten Island’s trusted sanctuary for beauty and wellness. As part of our commitment to leading-edge treatments, we’re thrilled to introduce Morpheus8.
Pre & Post Treatment Care
Advise the patient to avoid skin irritation or intentional skin tanning. Sun-screen is advisable when outdoors during daylight hours.
The patient should discontinue any irritant topical agents for 2-3 days prior to treatment.
The patient should arrive for treatment with clean skin. There should be no lotion, make-up, perfume, powder or bath/shower oil present on the skin in the area to be treated.
The patient is prepared: photos, informed consent, marking of areas, etc.
The Morpheus8 tips cannot be fully submerged in the liquid to avoid electrical shorts.
Immediately after treatment, most patients will experience erythema (redness) for 1-3 days, however for more aggressive treatments this may last longer. Slight to moderate edema (swelling) and a mild to moderate sunburn sensation are also common post treatment and may last 1-3 days. Skin may crust and peel for 2-7 days depending on treatment settings.
Before discharge a topical ointment may be applied to the face, no bandages or wraps are necessary.
There are no restrictions on bathing except to treat the skin gently, avoid scrubbing or trauma to the treated area.
Avoid sun exposure to reduce the chance of hyperpigmentation.
The use of a zinc oxide sun block SPF 30+ at all times after 24-48 hours.
Multiple treatments over a period of several months may be required to achieve the desired response.