Had Restylane in/around my mouth/chin area and Botox in my forehead. I have now developed a coldsore. Is this a coincidence?
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Cold Sores and Fillers
Had Restylane in and around the mouth and chin area.
Restylane and cold sores
Restylane is a great product for injecting around the mouth and chin area. Some patients are more prone to developing cold sores than others. If you are prone to these cold sores then it is a good idea for you to take Valtrex when you have these lip injections. For the best cosmetic results please consult a board certified dermatologist with experience with Restylane and injections.
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