Lip allergic reaction to Emla, Botox (one week ago) or Restylane (11 mths ago). Swelling subsided today but what is it? (Photo)
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Bump on lip
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Lip Swelling Post Filler Treatment
Schedule a follow up with your injecting surgeon for an in person assessment and accurate treatment.
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Lip swelling after Botox
These are very common - and typically cause swelling, dryness, discomfort or pain and, often, a visible blister.
A detailed exam and history would be needed.
Treatment is time - as happened in your case - or the anti-viral medicine, Valtrex.
Assuming this is what you have, you should have preventive Valtrex before any future lip treatments. Best wishes.
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