Why do I have blisters on my lip after juvederm treatment?

I got juvederm in my upper lip yesterday and today I have these huge clear blisterlike areas under my lip. They don't hurt and they are not red or irritated. I called my doc and she said to massage it for a week. Why did this happen? Will I be ok?

ANSWERS FROM DOCTORS (2)


5 years ago by Celibre Medical Corporation

We actually do not like the advice given by your practitioner. It
sounds like you are actually seeing the product at the surface of the
lips. This means it has not been injected deeply enough and probably
needs to be removed with hyaluronidase (enzyme) injections. If you are
not bothered by these, you can let them stay, but the product was not
injected correctly.

5 years ago by Celibre Medical Corporation (View Profile)

We actually do not like the advice given by your practitioner. It
sounds like you are actually seeing the product at the surface of the
lips. This means it has not been injected deeply enough and probably
needs to be removed with hyaluronidase (enzyme) injections. If you are
not bothered by these, you can let them stay, but the product was not
injected correctly.


5 years ago by Bella MD Laser Vein and Aesthetic Center

Contact your treating physician.
David A. Engleman M.D.

5 years ago by Bella MD Laser Vein and Aesthetic Center

Contact your treating physician.
David A. Engleman M.D.


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