How long does it take for Juvederm to dissolve?
I got Juvederm injections above my lip and around my smile lines 4 days ago. My lips are still swollen and I can hardly open my mouth or smile. How long does it take for Juvederm to dissolve?
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Replied on 5/1/2013
By: Smooth Solutions |
Once the swelling goes down things should start to go back to normal. Juvederm will last at least 9 months, if not longer. If, however, you are unhappy with the result (I would wait a good 2 weeks), you should go back to your provider and ask them if they can remove it. You should know that your provider may charge you to remove the dermal filler because he may need to special order the dissolving agent (Hyaluronidase) that is used to remove it.
Replied on 4/29/2013
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