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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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Brusiing after filler injections

The best cure for bruising is time.  Swelling and bruising usually subsides within 2 weeks after filler treatments.  Best of Luck

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

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.

Steven F. Weiner, MD
Panama City Facial Plastic Surgeon
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Bruising After Filler Injections

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

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

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