Restylane under tear trough: Tyndall effect, raised rim and protruding veins (Photo)
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Restylane under tear trough
If the problems persist, you can have the Restylane dissolved with injections of hyaluronidase. You might want to give it another week or so to see if it improves. I prefer to inject the tear trough with a cannula. Restylane is usually injected deeply in this area. Injections that are too superficial can cause problems such as swelling, Tyndall effect, and lumpiness. Make sure that you are seeing an expert injector for this advanced area.
Restylane under tear trough: Tyndall effect, raised rim
Right now, best to leave things along to heal for about a month. One problem I see is that you may have too much filler under eyes and that's because the injector has tried to fill the hollow under eye area to match the under eye bags. In the end, you may benefit from lower blepharoplasty after removing the filler if the problem persists. See following link.
Reversing Restylane--Tear Trough injections and complications
It can take 1-2 weeks for your final results. If you're unhappy with those results, you can have it reversed and try a different technique next time. I recommend injections with cannulas to limit complications. Best, Dr. Emer
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