Lip Trauma, Lip scar, bit my own lip. (photo)
10 months ago
I bit my lip about a week and a half ago. When I was really drunk and more. Now I have this scar. It's not lumpy, just patchy and I really don't like it. I'm scared it will get worse. I also had restylane 0,5ml restylane injected in my upper lip about a month ago. I'm scared that when the restylane wears off the scar would get even more noticable. (sorry for my bad English I'm from The Netherlands)
Doctor Answers 1
From your photo, I'm not certain of the exact location on your lip where the scar is. It may be the center portion. Since you just bit your lip a week and a half ago, it should improve with more time. I do not think the Restylane wearing off will make the scar worse. I would wait at least 3-6 months to re-evaluate your scar and it could even take a while longer to completely heal.
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