Can IPL Leave Water Retention Under the Eye Area? It's Been 3 Weeks.

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Water Retention Under Eyes After IPL

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Swelling or "water retention" following IPL is not uncommon but should resolve within 3 days. I would suggest you return to the office where you received the treatment for further evaluation. Best of luck!




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