Contraindications for treatment:​

  1. Pregnancy, breastfeeding
  2. History of keloids
  3. Immunosuppressants
  4. Photosensitising medications (break between the last dose and the treatment is a
    minimum 10 days)
  5. Herbs
    – St. John’s Wort
    – Calendula
  6. Active skin infection in the treated area (bacterial, viral or fungal)
  7. Cold sores (herpes)
  8. Cancer
  9. Collagenase
  10. Metal implants, pacemaker
  11. Allergy to metal
  12. Autoimmune disease
    – HIV
    – Lupus
    – Hepatitis
  13. Blood thinners
  14. Accutane (isotretinoin)
  15. Cortisone or steroid injections
  16. Cardiovascular disease, heart disease, heart attacks
  17. Epilepsy
  18. Dysesthesia
  19. Peripheral vascular disease
  20. Tuberculosis
  21. Thrombophlebitis and venous thrombosis (or their possible occurrence)
  22. Varicose veins
  23. Lymphatic system disease, Lymphangitis
  24. Rosacea
  25. Diabetes (Type 1)
  26. Enlarged or infected tonsils
  27. Creams or ointment with vitamin A, retinoids (e.g. Isotrexin, Differin, Zorac, Retin A),vitamin C and fruit acids (stop use two weeks before the treatment)
  28. Oral Retinoids treatment e.g. Roaccutane (stop use half a year before the first treatment)
  29. Hair removal with tweezing, waxing or epilator (stop use 7 days before treatment)