Contra Indications

Contra Indications

Symptoms or conditions that would deem you unsuitable for treatment in the interest of your personal health, safety & well-being.

Contraindication Checklist
Facials
  • Hypersensitive skins e.g. sunburn
  • Extremely vascular skins
  • Acute inflammation or swelling in the face
  • Infectious skin condition
  • Asthma or severe sinus disorder – asthma pump would need to be present
  • Insulin dependent Diabetic – must have a letter from a GP
  • Cancer – must have a letter from a GP
  • Inject-able’s, acidic peels, operations or surgery – need therapists approval
  • Medication & allergies must be disclosed
Waxing
  • Insulin dependent Diabetic – must have a letter from a GP
  • Skin disorders
  • Severe bruising
  • Loss of tactile skin sensation
  • Circulatory problems such as, varicose veins
  • Medication & allergies must be disclosed
  • Broken skin or other impediments in immediate treatment area e.g. cuts, sores, warts, moles, swellings, lumps and bumps should be fully disclosed to therapist
Massage, Wraps, Back Therapy Treatment, Massage & Facial Combinations (see also Facials)
  • Pregnancy during first 14 weeks and last 4 weeks
  • Insulin dependent Diabetic – must have a letter from a GP
  • Cancer – must have a letter from a GP
  • Asthma – asthma pump would need to be present
  • Epilepsy – must have a letter from a GP
  • Medication must be disclosed
  • High & Low Blood Pressure – must have a letter from a GP
  • Heart Conditions – must have a letter from a GP
  • Phlebitis or Thrombosis – must have a letter from a GP
  • Allergies must be disclosed
Eyelash & Brow Tints
  • Even if you have had this treatment before you must book in for a complimentary patch test at least 24 hours before your expected treatment date.
  • Eye infection
  • Swelling or bruising in or around the eye area
  • Scar tissue
  • Excessively dry/flaky skin or cuts around the eye