I had Perlane injections for the first time two weeks ago. It was one of the worst things I have ever, EVER done. A blood vessel was clogged, and my entire face got very red and swollen. I had to take antibiotics and cortisone and am now left with a HORRIBLE red raised scar. DO NOT USE Perlane!! more
I switched from Restylane (used twicearound mouth and naso folds) because it never seemed to last more than 3 months and the second time, the pain and bruising was surprisingly bad (same MD as the first time and not a problem then).
I am now on month 4 of Perlane and so far, it is holding up OK, but I am doubtful of the one year potential they claim. I also was at a new RNP and... more