Is this swelling or filler? (photo)

I got perlane three days ago in my upper cheek. I now appear to have a bag. Is this most likely swelling or product displacement? Is there anything I can do?

Doctor Answers 2

Swelling after filler

I agree with Dr. Blinski. It seems to be swelling. Swelling is not uncommon after fillers and can take up to 2 weeks to resolve. However, I suggest you see your provider for further evaluation.

Los Angeles Facial Plastic Surgeon
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Is this swelling or filler?

Humm--- Swelling would be my first thought. Maybe return to the injecting doctor to examine you and discuss your options.

Darryl J. Blinski, MD
Miami Plastic Surgeon
4.6 out of 5 stars 174 reviews

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