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Allergic reaction to restylane

A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 58 years experience
Time: It will take time for this to resolve since any attempt to try to dissolve the collagen is likely to cause more problem than benefit.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tiffanie Noonan
Pediatrics 21 years experience
Return to doc...: Get an appointment today to be seen by the doctor who did the cosmetic lip injection. You may be having an allergic reaction to the substance that wa... Read More
Dr. Glenn Messina
Aesthetic Medicine 36 years experience
Rare allergic: This is likely just swelling from the injection into the lip normally they swell for 1-3 days and feel hard due to this swelling. It is possible to be... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 58 years experience
Call doctor: It is unusual to have developed allergic to Restylane (dermal fillers) and yes you may need a short course of prednisone.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gilbert Lee
Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Restylane- Patience: Restylane (dermal fillers) is an excellent filler. However, it is "hydrophilic" which means that it attracts water. That means that you will swell a... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Yang
Facial Plastic Surgery 23 years experience
Safe/short lasting: There are pro's and con's to every procedure. The main risk with any injectable fillers are lumpiness, over-correction, under-correction, needing to r... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Humphreys
Plastic Surgery 43 years experience
Consultation: Only through examination of the surface issues you have would an md be able to advise you as to whether Restylane (dermal fillers) or another product,... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Evan Sorokin
Plastic Surgery 24 years experience
Restylane (dermal fillers) filler: Restylane (dermal fillers) is a hyaluronic acid filler which is used in aesthetic medicine to fill lines and wrinkles on the face.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Sclafani
Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery 33 years experience
Unlikely but ....: An allergic reaction to Restylane (dermal fillers) is very unlikely although possible. Should this occur, redness and swelling typically occurs until... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allison Holzapfel
Plastic Surgery 23 years experience
2-3 syringes: Depending on your needs for lip augmentation, most people require about one syringe for the lips. Cheeks usually require at least one syringe per sid... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Press
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
I don't see how...: No evidence to support this.
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