Is Soreness from Juvederm Normal the Day After?

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Is soreness from Juvederm normal the day after?

It is not abnormal to have a little bit of soreness and slight bruising following treatment with Juvederm. If the discomfort persists, I would recommend following up with your provider. I hope this helps, and best of luck!

Beverly Hills Facial Plastic Surgeon
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Juvederm soreness

Soreness and brusing may occur after soft tissue filler treatment, such as Juvederm.  Best is to call and consider following-up with the injecting doctor.

Anatoli Freiman, MD
Toronto Dermatologist
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Soreness the Day After Injection with Juvederm

   Soreness the day after injection with Juvederm is not unusual.  Bruising and swelling are common as well.  Kenneth Hughes, MD Los Angeles, CA

Kenneth B. Hughes, MD
Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
4.9 out of 5 stars 492 reviews

Juvederm and discomfort

Juvederm Ultra is better tolerated during injection than plain Juvederm. However, it is not uncommon to feel some soreness especially if there is a bruise or hematoma (unuasual but possible). If it persists, seek the provider who did the injection for evaluation.

Hratch Karamanoukian, MD, FACS
Buffalo Phlebologist
4.8 out of 5 stars 41 reviews

Juvederm and soreness

It is not uncommon to have some soreness in some spots after juvederm injections.  It should get better after a few days.

Steven Wallach, MD
New York Plastic Surgeon
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Soreness after Juvederm Injection

Swelling and soreness after a Juvederm (or any injection for that matter) is quite common.  It may be worse if a bruise occurred.  A little ice will help, and your symptoms should resolve in a few days to a week.  If you feel extreme tenderness or pain, then you should see your physician immediately to ensure there isn't an infection or vascular compromise to the treated area.  

Jordan C. Carqueville, MD
Chicago Dermatologist
5.0 out of 5 stars 5 reviews

Soreness or Pain Days After Juvederm Injections

Soreness or Pain Days After Juvederm Injections may happen, and is related to the actual injection and manipulation of the treated area. Soreness may last just a few days, while bruising, if present, will resolve in 7 to 10 days. 

Leyda Elizabeth Bowes, MD
Miami Dermatologic Surgeon
4.6 out of 5 stars 20 reviews

Soreness after Juvederm

It is very common to have some tenderness and even mild swelling for a few days after your injection with Juvederm or any other filler.  Some patients even have some bruising in the area of the filler injections that can last around a week. Your soreness should resolve after a few more days and the filled area should feel soft and natural.  

Jessica Kulak, MD
Fairfax Facial Plastic Surgeon
4.6 out of 5 stars 27 reviews

What's normal the day after Juvederm is done

The day after Juvederm (and for a few days) you can expect to feel some soreness and redness at the injection sites, especially if additional manipulation to the area was done by your injector. You should also expect some possible bruising and swelling. All of this will go away with a bit of time.

F. Victor Rueckl, MD
Las Vegas Dermatologist
4.6 out of 5 stars 17 reviews

Sore after Juverderm

Tenderness after injections is normal. Many patients experience some tightness, irritation, and soreness after filler injections. However, if the pain feels unusual or you are experiencing a lot of discomfort, I would return to your injector for further assessment.

Philip Young, MD
Bellevue Facial Plastic Surgeon
4.2 out of 5 stars 84 reviews

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