It’s wedding season, and if you’re a bride-to-be, congratulations! True love is built on a foundation of self-love, and a wedding is the perfect celebration of you. The journey to the vows can be stressful enough, so here is the perfect guide to simplify your routine.
By the way, these treatments are great for you and your partner.
Take your vitamins. We recommend our IV Therapy, which includes vitamins to help give you shiny hair, longer nails, and a brighter complexion. IV Therapy can be done on your lunch hour in our medspa.
Schedule a VISIA Skin Analysis with one of our aestheticians. The analysis will tell us which areas of your skin needs extra love and which products you need. Upgrading your skincare routine is a priority for wedding photos – to give you that bridal glow.
If you don’t already use sunscreen daily, start immediately. You can purchase Elta MD SPF Skincare products at our Rockford location. These products are great for the skin while protecting it from the sun’s harmful rays. If you have existing sun damage, our IPL (Intense Pulsed Light) or C02 resurfacing treatments can eliminate visible sunspots.
To ensure you have the energy and healthy glow you need, begin working on daily movement and nutrition. Feeling healthy, radiant, and confident is the key on your special day. If you’re considering advanced treatments like Coolsculpting, QWO or PrecisionTX, begin those at the nine-month mark. You’ll see results in 3-4 months and leave time for another treatment if needed.
You may choose to do Laser Hair Removal at this time. Keep in mind that hair removal can take 2-6 procedures to see permanent results and require breaks between 4-6 weeks apart. You should also avoid sun exposure with any laser treatment, so scheduling these in advance is key.
Six to Three Months:
Begin planning your aesthetic for hair, makeup, and nails with an artist. Doubling down on your skincare routine, check out our article on double cleansing [link to double cleansing article], which is a great way to ensure your face is prepared. Revisit any laser or Coolsculpting treatments still in the queue but be sure to avoid laser hair removal and spray tan applications at the same time.
This is a great time to get a chemical peel or microneedling to give your skin some R&R. Chemical peels and microneedling can be intense, so doing this in advance gives your skin time to heal.
Botox and filler should be done at this time, especially if you’ve never done them before. This gives some time to adjust get the perfect look. Our nurse injectors are ready to give you natural results for your special day.
Nothing says blushing bride like a Hydrafacial and dermaplaning treatments. This will leave your skin fuzz-free, deeply cleansed, and glowing from the inside out. If you are using retinol or other irritants, discontinue use now, and focus on waxing any hair that may need a clean-up after laser treatments.
Photo Credit: Lauren Anderson Photography
Your wedding day will be over before you know it. But the memories (and pictures) will last forever. PryorHealth is here to help you look and feel your best, especially on your wedding day.
You are invited to book a treatment at Pryor Health where we offer a full range of Surgical, Medspa and Wellness services to take years off of your appearance. We are known for our results and care of our patients.