Wear support hose.
birth control pills or extra estrogen.
excessive weight gain.
standing in line.
jobs that require standing.
shorts or a bathing suit to wear during the
a light breakfast or lunch an hour or so
prior to your appointment.
not put moisturizer on your legs the
day of treatment.
not shave your legs for two days prior
to your appointment.
pants to wear home after the procedure.
for 30 minutes immediately following
Keep the bandage on until the day after
you notice any type of adverse reaction or
if you are concerned, call Dr Helton at
Avoid strenuous physical
activity (aerobics and weight lifting) for
the first 48 hours.
hot baths for two weeks.
sure you move around when standing for a long
daytime activities and walk at least an hour
a day—the more the better, within reason.