I had my first treatment a few weeks ago and had a discharge following the procedure. My doctor said this was normal.
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Vaginal discharge is normal and expected.
The MonaLisa Touch is a fractional CO2 laser it has unique features which creates an ablative then a thermal effect on the vaginal skin. These microinjuries allows for self vaginal tissue healing leading to the buildup of natural collagen, blood vessels and thicker vaginal skin. Therefore, patients may see vaginal discharge for a few days after the procedure. If there is significant any concerns or bleeding, patient's should always contact their provider.
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It is usual that women experience 3-5 days of quite heavy vaginal discharge, frequently pink-tinged, after treatment. This discharge may take on a modest odor, and is most often normal. However, if there is pain, discharge lasting > 5 days, cramping, fever, or if you are concerned, best to contact your healthcare provider.
Click below if you wish for in-depth info about FemiLift. For info on MonaLisa Touch, go to their websirte.
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