i had fillers 6mths ago, 4wks ago i was mugged. my face was very swollen, its settled down now but i still feel i have filler under my eye between my nose & cheekbone. ive managed to get some of it down, its not right but feels better. is there anything else i can do?
Can Restylane Move?
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Generally Restylane should not move
It depends on how it’s injected, but generally Restylane should not move. Always make sure your physician has a lot of experience with this product.
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Fillers do not move generally
After a mugging much of the swelling may just be edema fluid. GIve it some time to subside before you think that the Restylane has moved. I doubt after several months that this is possible. But if this truly is the case hyaluronidase can be used to melt it.
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Mugging After Restylane
Sorry about your mugging. Return to your injecting physician for evaluation. She/he may be empathetic and agree to adjust your Picasso-ish Restylane face at cost of the product. I hope that you recover speedily.
Better luck and be well.
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