Sofwave Pre & Post Care Instructions

The results from your SofWave procedure can be observed within 12 weeks, continuing for up to 6 months.

A follow-up treatment is recommended at 6 months to maintain optimal results.

Before Your Treatment:

  • Please arrive with a clean face and no makeup.
  • Discontinue use of tretinoin, retinol, and Vitamin C for 1 week prior to treatment.
  • Avoid all Botox, filler, or facial treatments for 2 weeks prior to treatment.
  • All male or excessively dark facial hair needs to be shaved 24 hours prior.


  • Makeup can be applied immediately after the treatment.
  • Wait 24 hours post-treatment to use any tretinoin, retinol, or vitamin C as part of your skincare routine.
  • You may resume all normal activities at any time after the treatment.
  • Refrain from using any anti-inflammatory medications (i.e. Ibuprofen) recommended for 2 weeks following the treatment unless absolutely necessary.

Contact Information:
Seattle Aesthetics
Phone: 206-735-7588

3131 Western Ave #401
Seattle, WA 98121
Tel: (206) 735-7588

After-hours appointments are available upon request 6 days a week!

Regular Office Hours:
Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

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