Botox® Cosmetic Injections

Care After

ExitCare Image These instructions give you information on caring for yourself after your procedure. Your doctor may also give you more specific instructions. Call your doctor if you have any problems or questions after your procedure.

HOME CARE

  • Do not lie down for 4 hours after getting the shots.

  • Do not rub the muscles where the shots were given.

  • Exercise the muscles where the shots were given. Do this every 15 minutes for 1 hour or as told by your doctor.

  • You may put ice on the area where the shots were given.

  • Put ice in a plastic bag.

  • Place a towel between your skin and the bag.

GET HELP RIGHT AWAY IF:

  • You are seeing double.

  • You have trouble swallowing.

  • You feel weak in other parts of the body.

  • Bright lights bother your eyes more than usual.

MAKE SURE YOU:

  • Understand these instructions.

  • Will watch your condition.

  • Will get help right away if you are not doing well or get worse.