Chicago, IL | Pre-Op Instructions Part 1 - Two Weeks Before Your Procedure | Aesthetic Scalp
It's two weeks before your procedure. At this time, you will want to: 1) Stop taking all blood thinners. Common blood thinners include Advil, Aspirin, Fish Oil, Ginseng & Glucosamine. For a full list of medications to stop and avoid at this time, click here: https://goo.gl/1zj8m9 2) Make sure all lab work is completed and, if applicable, have medical clearance. 3) If you smoke, it is important that you stop. Smoking delays healing, gives you a higher chance of infection, higher risk of blood supply issues, worsen the outcomes with anesthesia.