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Restrictive contraindications:

If a condition is noted as a restrictive contraindication, this means that the treatment may be performed in certain circumstances – for instance, if the condition is minor rather than severe. A client may suffer with a restrictive contraindication that may only be temporary, once the condition has been treated, they may be able to undergo treatment


Here are a few examples of restrictive contra-indications.

Diabetes – some people with diabetes have skin that is very slow to heal. The skin will be watched closely to make sure it does not overreact to treatments.


  1. Bruising
  2. Warts, Moles and skin tabs (area can be avoided).
  3. Sunburn
  4. Psoriasis
  5. Eczema
  6. Dry eye syndrome
  7. Epilepsy
  8. Folliculitis
  9. Glaucoma
  10. Hay Fever
  11. Herpes Simplex Eye Infections
  12. Overhanging Eye lids
  13. Psoriasis
  14. Rosacea
  15. Seizures