Along with alcohol you should avoid drinking excessive caffeine before or after your procedure, in order not to dehydrate and increase your heart rate. By increasing your heart rate and blood flow, the Botox can destroy itself more quickly before the skin tightening effects have time to take place.
What is the 4 hour rule after Botox?
The general rule of thumb is that patients should remain upright for at least four hours following their injection to ensure that the Botox has been properly distributed throughout their face. This will also help avoid any areas where too much or too little product was used.
What foods to avoid after Botox?
For a few days following your procedure, staying away from spicy meals, alcohol, salty foods, citrous fruits, and hot beverages might assist your Botox effects be as effective and long-lasting as possible.
Can you drink 30 hours after Botox?
A person can check with their Botox provider on how long they should avoid alcohol after having the procedure. Many providers advise waiting at least 24–48 hours. There are also other ways a person can help improve the appearance and health of their skin.
What can mess up Botox?
We advise patients not to lie down, bend over, or exercise for the first four hours after a Botox injection. These activities increase blood flow to the face, which can more or less wash away the Botox before it has fully diffused to the treated areas.
What not to do 48 hours after Botox?
What shouldn't you do after having botox?
- Avoid pressure to the face for 72 hours. It's important to not apply pressure to the following treatment for a few days.
- Don't work out.
- Don't take NSAIDs or drink alcohol.
- Don't sunbathe or use a sun bed.