45 – 60 mins
Some patients may experience mild tingling, redness, numbness or swelling after their injection. These side effects are perfectly normal and they will begin to subside usually within the first week. Ice packs and/or ibuprofen usually provide comfort and peace of mind. Minimizing post-procedural exercise is a good idea, as this can help keep swelling down. You will be able to fully visualize your results within the first two weeks, but this varies from client to client.
The treatment is relatively painless and our nurse practitioners will make sure you are comfortable prior to the procedure with the application of a topical numbing agent.