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Fraxel Laser Combined with Facelift Surgery

Dr. Patronella frequently combines facelift surgery with the Fraxel laser to simultaneously improve sagging tissues and the skin’s surface. For his patients who have this procedure combination, he provides a kit of skincare products which prep the skin and enhance its renewal after surgery.

Fraxel Laser Procedure

PRODUCT USAGE RECOMMENDATIONS

Skin Preparation Before Procedure: AM/PM

  • Cleanse with Gentle Cleanser (May also use Cetaphil)
  • Apply Regenerating Skin Nectar with TriHex Technology®

Immediately After Procedure:

  • Apply Soothe + Protect Recovery Balm

Daily Product Usage for Days 1-3 After Procedure: AM/PM

  • Cleanse with Gentle Cleanser
  • Apply Soothe + Protect Recovery Balm (May also use Aquafor)

Daily Product Usage for Days 4-10 After Procedure: AM/PM

  • Cleanse with Gentle Cleanser
  • Apply Regenerating Skin Nectar with TriHex Technology®

Daily Product Usage for Days 11 and Beyond Following Procedure: AM/PM

  • Cleanse with Gentle Cleanser
  • Apply Regenerating Skin Nectar with TriHex Technology®
  • Apply Ultra Nourishing Moisturizer with TriHex Technology®
  • Morning ONLY: Apply Broad Spectrum SPF 30+ or Hydratint Pro Mineral SPF 36
NO MAKEUP for 2 WEEKS AFTER PROCEDURE

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Dr. Patronella’s warm and friendly patient care team will be happy to assist you with any questions you may have and schedule your appointment with Dr. Patronella in Houston, TX.

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