Hard lump immediately after dermal filler?
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The location where the filler was used is an important clue. It is most likely a hematoma given the speed of the swelling formation. If the swelling is not resolved within 48 hours, it is not a bad idea to make a follow appointment with your practitioner. Most fillers are very forgiving when injected in excessive amounts and a simple massage would redistribute them easily. there are rare complications of fillers that need to be kept in mind.
Hardened lump after lip injections
Many times after lip injections, a small hematoma can develop. This usually subsides over the course of 7-10 days and can gently be massaged after that. If it persists, it may likely be excess depot of filler in one single spot and can be removed via hyaluronidase.