Is my skin damaged permanently? (photos)
11 months ago
i had juviderm injected into my cheecks a year ago ,it was too big two weeks after i went back to my plastic surgeon to dissolve it since then my skin is damaged and i have black undereye it depends on the lighting it can be very dark and sometimes we can barrly see it ,i am not sure if that is from tyndall effect ,i can still feel alot of lumps of filler near my nose ... thank you
Doctor Answers 3
This can be reversed with hyaluronidase injections or steroids/5fu. I suggest you see an expert for treatment options. Best, Dr. Emer.
I can't see anything wrong in the pictures. This needs to be evaluated in person. Hyaluronidase does not damage skin. Often times more than one injection is needed. Juvederm is not the right filler for the eye area and I don't like it for cheeks either. There is no permanent damage with Juvedem or hyaluronidase.
An evaluation will help. The darkness under the eyes can be treated with Retin A or lasers. Tyndall effect is a bluish color. The lumps will need to be evaluated by your doctor.
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