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Skin Rash Months After Receiving Radiesse - Chevy Chase, MD

I developed a horrible infection after receiving Radiesse in my nasolabial folds. I received Radiesse in September and 5 months later I still have a rash on one side that won't go away no matter what the dermatologists give me. I had to be on an antiviral medication for a month after the Radiesse because of the viral infection that took over the left side of my face. What a horrible... READ MORE

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As an update to my situation...over 2 years have passed since the horrible infection I had. I was left with some scarring and developed vitiligo around my eyes (I lost all of the pigment in my lashes) and have the same vitiligous spots... READ COMMENT

Thank you for this. I will certainly ask about this. READ COMMENT

I just saw her picture! Wow that infection looks so similar to what I've had. It's awful. I have another doctor's appointment next week. READ COMMENT

Yes, I've been to a few. I saw two dermatologists, my regular physician and even a naturopath. The massive red infection from the photo is now an itchy, red, dry area that breaks out. I've was told that it might take a year for the... READ COMMENT

The area is really itchy, flaky, with irritated, tiny blisters (they look like acne but have clear fluid inside) and just generally ugly to look at. I'm going to have to add a photo of the initial infection. I just hope it starts to... READ COMMENT