What to do for Radiesse injection necrosis? (Photo)
Doctor Answers 2
My heart sank when I saw your photos. What an awful thing to go through. I think it's great that you are doing the microneedling with PRP. However, some of this scarring may be too deep to be reached by that. For a next step you should consider some form of Fractinated Resurfacing. This can be done with CO2, with Laser or with Radio frequency. They all work. What is most important is that you go to an expert in aesthetics who has a lot of experience with their device. The fractinated resurfacing procedure could even potentially be combined with PRP. Also, medical grade topical skin care- start it soon if you haven't already- Retinol 1% encapsulated/microneedling (example ZO Medical -Retamax), Alastin Restorative Skin Complex and Alasting Skin Nectar, an exfoliating Cleanser, and antioxidant serum (ZO Medical Daily Power Defense)- doing this will encourage new collagen and elastin and improve the results from your procedures as well as lessen downtime. Many of these products can be ordered online check out ZO Skin Health and Avastin Websites.
Best, Lisa Vuich, MD
These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.