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How Long Should You Wait Before Weightlifting After Vbeam Treatment?

How long should you wait before weightlifting after getting a vbeam treatment for redness on the neck and chest?

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Exercise after V-Beam

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I usually tell my patients to take is easy for 24 hours. This includes holding off on vigorous exercise, drinking alcoholic beverages or bending down for a long period of time.


New York Dermatologist

Recovery after vbeam

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If you have had no evidence of scabbing or blistering after treatment, I think it's likely safe to resume normal exercise including weightlifting after 2-3 days. If you do have any significant surface skin reaction other than a bit of minor bruising, I'd recommend waiting until that has healed.

Daniel Berg, MD
Seattle Dermatologic Surgeon

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