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How to reduce + minimize swelling after lip injections.

Ok people if you don’t know now you know. :) Yes most people swell and/or bruise from lip injection so here are a few tips to help reduce + minimize swelling after injections.

How to reduce swelling after lip injections

Anything that is generally good for your health is also good for your skin and helps reduce swelling after lip injections. Be sure to follow the specific guidelines of our expert injectors after your appointment.

Maintain hydration by drinking plenty of fluids, such as water and juices

Focus on eating fresh fruits & vegetables

Apply ice to treated area

Keep the head elevated to allow gravity to reduce swelling

What to avoid to minimize swelling after lip injections and botox

Lip injection patients may help minimize swelling by proactively avoiding the following:

processed foods or fast foods

excess salt

most herbal teas and supplements

spicy foods

blood thinning medications, including aspirin and ibuprofen

smoking and smoke exposure