· You will likely be swollen after the procedure (obviously—LOL 😊) You may also notice some redness or bruising at the injection
sites, which is normal. Most side effects will be minor, and you will be able
to resume most activities once the procedure is done.
Apply ice to the
injection site afterward using an ice pack or an ice cube covered in cloth (so
it doesn’t stick to the lip and cause pain). This will help reduce swelling,
bruising, and pain.
exercise for 24 to 48 hours after you get lip or any other dermal fillers.
Elevated blood pressure and heart rate from exercise may make swelling or
bruising worse. You can take Arnica for
bruising. It is
fine to engage in light activity like walking.
Drinking plenty of water will help your body heal.
Try to avoid excess
sodium, which may worsen swelling.
temperatures like steam rooms, saunas, or heated exercise classes for 48 hours
after treatment. High heat can make swelling more pronounced.
Normally Tylenol will be fine, but not blood-thinning medications like
Try to sleep with your
head elevated on
pillows to reduce swelling. Do not sleep
on your face.
Avoid makeup on your
lips for up to 24 hours after.
Text/call me if you
need anything! 😊