Over a year ago, I had Juvederm injected into my lips, in order to give them an even fuller appearance. The injector (Nurse) that I had this done by, was terrible. One syringe was used in three large shots, one in center of the lower lip and two on the sides of the upper lip. Obviously this resulted in irritating lumps. They subsided over the year, and I never had the lumps dissolved with the... more
At age 43 I felt my face was starting to sag! I received Juvederm XC for tear troughs and lips, and Juvederm XC Ultra for marionnette and naso-labial folds. My dermatologist feels that Juvederm is a good choice for a first experience with fillers since the gel is 'softer' under the skin compared to Restylane/Perlane, so we went with that.
OMG the pain and the tenderness. I can hardly touch... more
As part of my "rejuvenation treatment" this summer I wanted to minimize the folds and deep lines around my lips. As a kid I had a tremendous overbite and over time I had developed lines usually attributed to smokers.My treatment yesterday, August 31, involved filling the deep lines on both sides of my mouth with Radiesse and injecting Juvederm around upper and lo more
I had the upper part of my lip injected a week ago because of significant lines. I was told one syringe would be enough...which it wasnt...I still have quite a few lines showing. I am still slightly bruised and actually look like a chimp as the upper part of the lip area is raised. I'm hoping its just swelling and will subside.
Not happy with how I look. I did see the Doctor a few days ago... more
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