Taking omega 3 and infini RF?

Since omega 3 capsules are anti inflammatory can they reduce your results from your infini rf treatment? Thank you

Doctor Answers 3

Omega 3's and Infini

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Since omega 3's can cause bleeding, I recommend that patients stop these 3 days prior to their procedure. I have not seen any article that says these capsules reduce results after a infini treatment. This is possible but only theoretic. I would talk to your specialist about this matter.


Orange County Plastic Surgeon
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No evidence with supplements and INFINI RF

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Like Dr Weiner, I agree there is no evidence. A few helpful hints I tell my patients is to stop potential irritants 48 hours prior to INFINI RF ( like vitamin A), then recommence a week later. Most of my INFINI RF patients undertake PRP at the same time, so staying hydrated is important. All the best, Dr Davin Lim. Brisbane. Australia. 

Anti-inflammatories and Infini

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This is a theoretic concern for all treatments that stimulate collagen. I have seen nothing that proves this either way. If it can be held, it might be helpful but I don't restrict my patients on their supplements. I do say to hold for 3 days prior to the procedure to decrease any bleeding during the procedure but then resume after we are done.

Steven F. Weiner, MD
Panama City Facial Plastic Surgeon
4.9 out of 5 stars 75 reviews

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