Is it safe to use Vaseline after Restylane lip fillers?

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Hi & thank you for your question.

Yes it is fine to use Vaseline or any other lip moisturizer/chap stick.Your lips might tend to feel dry and this should help. Enjoy your results!

Reading Plastic Surgeon
4.9 out of 5 stars 144 reviews

After filler

You can use any type of hydrator you want to after lip filler. Vaseline is a fine option and is inexpensive. Be well, Dr. M

Jared Mallalieu, DO
Annapolis General Surgeon
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Yes, Vaseline or any other type of lubrication is fine after a filler. Sometimes your lips can feel a little chapped for a few days and the moisture may help.

Good luck!

Mark T. Boschert, MD
Saint Louis Plastic Surgeon
4.9 out of 5 stars 30 reviews

Vaseline after Restylane

Thank you for your question.  Yes it is safe to use Vaseline/Aqauphor/Hydrolatum after lip filler injections.  Regards, Dr. Matt Elias

Matthew Elias, DO, FAAD
Fort Lauderdale Dermatologic Surgeon
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Vaserline and Restylane

Sure, why wouldnt you be able to use vasline after filler.  Please use this if youd like to.  Best, Dr. Emer.

Jason Emer, MD
Los Angeles Dermatologic Surgeon
4.8 out of 5 stars 190 reviews

Vaseline in lips

It should be fine to use vaseline on the lip after lip augmentation with fillers. Best of luck with your results.

Steven Wallach, MD
New York Plastic Surgeon
4.1 out of 5 stars 29 reviews

Vaseline after Lip Fillers

It is perfectly safe to use Vaseline or other petrolatum to moisturize the area after lip injections. Best, Dr. Green

Michele S. Green, MD
New York Dermatologist
5.0 out of 5 stars 76 reviews

Vaseline after Restylane lip filler

Yes, it is safe to use Vaseline after Restylane. Vaseline is a petroleum jelly used for dry and sensitive skin.

Larry S. Nichter, MD, MS, FACS
Orange County Plastic Surgeon
4.9 out of 5 stars 154 reviews

Vaseline after lip fillers

Yes, it is absolutely safe to use Vaseline after lip fillers.  I would avoid massaging, however, as this can increase swelling.  Good luck!

Jacquelyn Dosal, MD
Miami Dermatologic Surgeon
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I agree,vaseline or any lip product should be fine after injection with filler.  Thank you, Jane

Jane M. Rowley, MD
Lubbock Plastic Surgeon
5.0 out of 5 stars 38 reviews

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