Location: new jersey
Member since 3/16/2010


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Juvederm Paralyzed my Smile

I had juvederm injected in the upper left lip/vermillion ONLY to even out with the other right upper lip/vermillion. I had three injections a few months apart. After the first two injections a slight ball formed above the lip line. Eventually the ball smoothed down to a slight mound above the lip line. Initially I just thought the small sphere-like ball was just swelling. And/or I thought it... READ MORE

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Why did Juvederm paralyze my smile/lip?

Why did juvederm paralyze my facial nerve after injection in my upper left lip only? I have been to 6 doctors and waiting for 2 more consults. The nerve damage is permanent... READ MORE

Recent comments from ventaris

I have been to every park ave nyc plastic surgeon every neurologist every nyc dermatologist and there is nothing that can be done for me i am paralyzed upper left lip...i dont know what you are really saying ? is your lip or lips... READ COMMENT

I am paralyzed from juvederm injection into my upper left lip!! my smile is RUINED forever !!!!!!!!!! READ COMMENT

So sorry to see you have the same problem i have ...i had juvederm injected and it turns out i am now paralyzed left smile/lip. I look like i had a stroke and did not...i had an mri, emg and nerve conduction study...neuro doc confirmed... READ COMMENT

Hi Chris I had an MRI and nerve conduction study with EMG. I had complete blood work and also was tested for lyme. NOTHING!!! and this is NOT Bell's Palsy ! I am totally exhausted. Have seen and talked to over 10 doctors !! I am... READ COMMENT

I have spoken w the FDA. I have spoken at length w a very prominent doctor advocate for Health. I am to get bk to her when I find people who are willing to come forward n actually meet w FDA authorities. And tell their stories. I need... READ COMMENT