Location: US
Member since 3/9/2011


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Reviews & Stories

Saggy Loose Lower Eyelids from Juvederm then Hyaluronidase

I had too much Juvederm injected into the wrong place. It led to chronic bags, poor contour and a very tired, old look. A few years ago I had Restylane in the same place with no issues. It looked great and lasted a long time. Hyaluronidase was recommend to dissolve the Juvederm overfill after waiting several months for the filler to go away on its own (note: it hangs around for up to... READ MORE

Questions from Raleigh4718

Treating Stubborn Juvederm and Fluid Bags in Lower Eyelids?

I had deeply injected Juvederm 10 months ago for lower lid hollowness. An overfill occurred, giving me bags and distorted lids. Several rounds of Hyaluronidase injections have... READ MORE

Can Restylane or Juvederm Cause Edema when It Starts to Break Down?

Can fillers like Restylane and Juvederm cause unwanted fluid accumulation when they start to break down? I am reading posts online whereby people have experienced varying... READ MORE

Laser Vs Chemical Peel for Stretched & Saggy Lower Eyelid Skin After Juvederm Overfill

Further to my previous question about bags from Juvederm, I am now wondering what the best option is to address my stretched and saggy skin now that most of the filler has been... READ MORE

Recent comments from Raleigh4718

I'm sad to hear your story Katie. In my experience, Juvederm migrates and causes excessive swelling/fluid retention in some people. An MRI scan confirmed I have migrated Juvederm in strange places. Not sure if it can be seen on an MRI... READ COMMENT

Yep, there is some under my eyes, in the orbit. It shows up on an MRI scan. The swollen parts have been like that for 18 months. READ COMMENT

Sorry Hanji - restylane can't be removed with surgery according to the plastic surgeons on this board. it goes away after a couple of years, or with Hyalurondiase. be careful using the Hyaluronidase, make sure you see someone who... READ COMMENT

I just sent you a PM. Hope you get better soon. Take care :) READ COMMENT