Location: Florida, FL
Member since 3/4/2014


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Nerve Paralysis After Restylane in Tear Trough - Jacksonville, FL

I received Restylane by a board cert. Derm in my tear trough. I felt immediate numbness and experienced pain for a few days. The numbness never went away so 2 weeks later I went in and she injected Vitrase to reverse the Restylane. It was during this injection that I felt a strange feeling overcome my nose and melt down into my upper lip. I now can't move my mouth, cheek or feel the right side... READ MORE

Questions from numbpostrestylane

2 week Post Tear trough Restylane injection numbness and possible permanent nerve damage?

Numb down to mouth. I have fluid stuck in my nose/cheek area down my lip area & is worse in the day. She injected Vitrase yesterday but said she's never dealt with this. As she... READ MORE

Malar Edema in face and mouth post Restylane tear trough injection

I had edema and numbness in my nose & cheek after a tear trough Restylane injection. When she went to reverse with Vitrase, bodily fluid spilled out somehow inside of my face.... READ MORE

I had Restylane injected into my tear troughs 2.5 wks ago, immediate pain & numbness down my right cheek, nose & upper lip.

Now I cannot move these areas at all. I have a crooked smile and my cheek muscle isn't contracting back when I smile. It seems I have some partial paralysis. She tried to... READ MORE

Nerve Palsy: R side of face due to Vitrase injection performed to reverse Restylane in tear trough which caused initial numbness

How can I speed up healing of a damaged nerve caused by an injection? I can't move my face or smile on 1 side. I'm looking for answers on proactive steps I can take to heal the... READ MORE

Recent comments from numbpostrestylane

How long did your experience last? I had an injection 2.5 weeks ago and cant move the right side of my face or smile. help? READ COMMENT

Hi ladies. I'm suffering from partial face paralysis. 2 1/2 weeks ago a derm injected Resylane into my tear trough (no block) and I immediately felt numbness and pain down one side of my face. now i cant smile on one side and I cant... READ COMMENT