Femi After Care

Femi After Care

FemiLift After Care Instructions

Before the Procedure

  • Please notify us before the treatment if you think you could be pregnant.
  • You will need to provide our doctor with your latest pap smear results.
  • Consult your doctor before discontinuing blood thinners or aspirin.
  • If you have the Herpes Simplex 2 virus we will need to call in a prescription.
  • Discontinue vaginal products 3 days before your treatment.
  • You cannot be on your menstrual cycle during or 7 days after the treatment.
  • We prefer you to shave the labia or have laser hair removal treatments right up to your treatment.
  • There is a slight chance of hyper-pigmentation or hypo-pigmentation on the labia from laser treatments. This could be permanent but typically is just temporary.

During the Procedure

  • The laser treatments will have a slight tingling, but not painful.
  • With laser there can be redness and swelling at the treatment site. This is normal and in most cases should disappear over the next 3 days.
  • On occasion, pain and discomfort will occur with the laser procedure. The pain is usually tolerable and no anesthesia will be needed
  • If pain is excessive during the procedure, inform the technician immediately so that settings can be adjusted.

After the Procedure 

  • Normal showering can be done immediately after treatment.
  • Please do not take a bath for 3 days after treatment.
  • It is normal to have a slight discharge for 3 days after the treatment.
  • Do not use a tampon or have intercourse for 3 days after the treatment.
  • You may not see improvement until the entire series of 3 treatments is performed.
  • Appointments are scheduled 4 weeks apart to ensure optimal results.
  • Do not expose the treated area to direct sunlight.

Frequently Asked Questions – FemiLift  

  1. Does the procedure hurt?
  2. The procedure can tingle slightly, somewhat like a pap smear.
  3. What is the downtime?
  4. You can return to normal activities immediately (except intercourse).
  5. Can I shower or bathe after the treatment?
  6. You can shower any time after your treatment, but please wait 3 days to submerse yourself in a bathtub.
  7. I am having discharge after the treatment.
  8. Clear discharge is normal. Call us if discharge is pink or bloody.
  9. Why won’t a single treatment work?
  10. The laser manufacturer trials, and our personal experiences, have indicated it take three treatments for full results.
  11. Should I come in for more treatments after my original series?
  12. We recommend one treatment a year.
  13. Will this cure my stress urinary incontinence?
  14. While the procedure has benefits for incontinence, this is not specifically a treatment for incontinence and it will not cure it.