Is swelling a side effect of Restylane?

Restylane . 2 answers . 5 years ago

Is there any swelling that occurs with this procedure, if so, how long does the swelling last?

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5 years ago by Celibre Medical Corporation

Yes, you can definitely have swelling after Restylane injections, especially in very sensitive areas like the lips. The swelling can last up to a week (especially for lips) and is improved with the use of ice packs.

5 years ago by Celibre Medical Corporation (View Profile)

Yes, you can definitely have swelling after Restylane injections, especially in very sensitive areas like the lips. The swelling can last up to a week (especially for lips) and is improved with the use of ice packs.


5 years ago by Esta Kronberg, M.D.

Yes, you can have swelling for 3 days from Restylane. You can also have bruising for a few days up to 10 days from Restylane.

5 years ago by Esta Kronberg, M.D. (View Profile)

Yes, you can have swelling for 3 days from Restylane. You can also have bruising for a few days up to 10 days from Restylane.


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