Can Juvederm Be Injected Inside the Mouth?
- Asked by faceissues in Wayne, NJ
- 4 years ago
After years of multiple injections such as Juvederm, can the needles cause scarring similar to icepick scars? Does it depend on the way it is injected? Can it be injected through the mouth to avoid this and/or bruising?
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Juvederm through mouth
Transoral (through the mouth) injections of Juvederm can be done but it has higher risk of causing infection. Inside of the mouth has a lot more bacteria than the skin and it is not possible to sterilize the area as any strong antiseptic solution will harm the mucosa (skin on the inside of the mouth).
You are better off getting Juvederm injections directly through the skin.
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