Clear + Brilliant Pre-procedure Patient Instructions

A topical numbing cream is applied prior to treatment. An antiviral may be given if there is a history of cold sores.


Clear + Brilliant Post-procedure Patient Instructions

Expect pinkness, swelling (like a hive) for the first day. Bronzing, and pinpoint specks may continue for up to a week on the face, two weeks on the neck and chest, and two to six weeks on arms and legs. Usually there is no pain afterward.

1. Moisturize frequently with Aquaphor or a mild moisturizer of your choice. Apply a cortisone to any areas that maybe red.

2. Avoid harsh soaps, brushes, or retinoids for at least one week after treatment.

3. Cleanse the skin with gentle cleansers  twice daily.

4. Return to your normal routine after one week.


Call the office with any questions 212-249-8118.