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Shingles Triggered by the Trauma of Radiesse Injections - Roseville, CA

After years of getting Radiesse injections without any complications or problems at all, I had a horrible experience last week when the injections caused herpes zoster (shingles) on my face. I had 1cc injected in my nasolabial folds and marionette lines Unfortunately, the makers of Radiesse even list shingles as a complication on the sample consent form that they provide to doctors, but it... READ MORE

Recent comments from wprice

Thank you for your comments, Jacqueline. I actually feel quite lucky that I did not suffer from the more severe vascular occlusion that could have resulted in necrosis. In fact, I have been very careful to only receive injections from... READ COMMENT

Yes, acyclovier and it seems to have helped tremendously. READ COMMENT

Honestly, so many times I can't even count. I started getting it back when it was called Radience and had a very skilled dr in Los Angeles who even put it in my lips with great results. READ COMMENT

I know this thread is pretty old, but I have been getting Radiesse for years--even back when it was called Radience--and had nothing but great results. Then on Monday I went to a new doctor and it has been a disaster. One side of my... READ COMMENT