Why have I developed swelling and pain suddenly 6 weeks after restylane injection to eliminate 'smokers lines' on lips?
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Pain and swelling after Restylane Injections
Pain and Swelling after Restylane for "smoker's lines"
I like to use Juvederm or Belotero for lips, Belotero or Restylane diluted to half its usual concentration, and sometimes just 4 units of Botox to the skin above the lip for "smoker's lines" or the lines on the upper or lower cutaneous lip. For long-lasting to permanent benefit, radiofrequency with Aluma is fantastic. Juvederm and Beletero don't swell much at all.
Swelling and pain 6 weeks after Restylane
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