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Swelling After Active FX

How long does your face stay swollen after you have active fx done? It's been 4 days and my eyes are still pretty swollen.

 

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Swelling After Active FX

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Thank you for your question. Swelling is a normal temporary side effect after Active FX.  Everybody heals differently and swelling can last up to a week.  I would elevate the head of bed when you're sleeping to decrease swelling. Ice packs or cool packs may be helpful. Reduce salt from your diet as this my impact swelling as well. I hope this helps.

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