1. It is normal to have some oozing, blood-tinted saliva, overnight or for the next day.


  1. If needed, place gauze in the area for bleeding/slight oozing.


  1. Avoid brushing, rinsing and spitting the day of your procedure.


  1. Avoid acidic and spicy foods for 3-4 days.


  1. Avoid chewing around the site.


  1. Avoid smoking.