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How can I treat bruises and swelling after juvederm injection knowing that I had aspirin before injection?

I had filler injection under my eyes and in my cheeks two days ago I feel swelled and there is blue bruises and a little pain when I press the area

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VBeam and Arnica for bruising after Juvederm - Suggest blunt cannulas for injection next time

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The VBeam will decrease the bruising duration from 10-14 days to about 2-3 days.  It a very quick and easy procedure.  Arnica will also help.  I suggest going to a doctor that has done blunt cannulas for this procedure next time.  It will lead to less bruising, less pain, and faster recovery times.  I inject people that are on blood thinners all the time but would suggest that you stay off of them before being injected.  Steve Weiner, MD, Facial Plastic Surgeon, Destin, Florida.


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Bruising After Filler Injections

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Arnica works for some people, but ultimately time is the best medicine. Rest assured, it will get better in a few days. In the meantime, any bruising can be covered up with makeup. 

Michael A. Zadeh, MD, FACS
Sherman Oaks General Surgeon
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Bruises after filler and after aspirin

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At this point being that you are a few days out from your procedure, ice will probably not help and you will likely have to give it time to heal.

Steven Wallach, MD
Manhattan Plastic Surgeon
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How can I treat bruises and swelling after juvederm injection knowing that I had aspirin before injection?

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Try taking arnica, this will eliminate bruising and swelling a bit quicker, as well as warm compresses should help 

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