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lizzylo
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Denting under eye after fillers, twice.. WHY?
I always had "tired" under eyes that got worse with weight loss and age. I am 27 and I have had them filled a few times in the last year and a half ... now and here is a basic run-down

#1 Doctor A - filled with restalyne (I think) My right undereye bruised badly, and the injection seemed to wear off after 2 months or less!

#2 Doctor B - Used Juvaderm Ultra, eyes came out great, no bruising, lasted almost 8 months or more before...

After 10 months The filler was starting to really wear off and I noticed a dent/spot under my right eye area. One eye still looked nice just needed a touch up, the other had this dent that even my friends started to notice... so I thought maybe it had been long enough and the filler was just breaking down uneven. I was in the middle of moving to another state so I could not return to Doctor B.

#3 Doctor C. Showed him the dent and he said it was a bad injection (I did not have any issues for so long though..)and dissolved the Juvaderm with an injection before putting more juvaderm in at my request a week later after everything was dissolved. He wanted to put sculptra.. but I can not afford the investment for that at this time, plus I was moving to asia and would be unable to follow up with him.

A week after I visited him for a check and I had noticed the dent was back. I brought it up and he said I was being picky, fillers are not a perfect solution, it looked great etc. I hoped maybe it would go away with time, but its been 6 months and its still there and all I see. It cant be covered up with makeup, plumped with lotions, etc and is always just there.

My fillers are starting to wear off now and I am getting the sleepy look (faster it seems vs last time) and I really want to get them done again plus have this dent addressed again... or corrected, but now I am so scared because its happened two times to me now. Whats going on??? I used to be so happy with this treatment.

To make matters even trickier I moved from California to Seoul, South Korea and I am here for the next three years... so I am worried that they may not be able to help me with this denting issue since this is more of a Caucasian issue. I want some sort of idea before I see a doctor here for fillers so I dont go in blindly and follow what they say in case its wrong for my situation.... I'm really confused and any thoughts would be very appreciated. I feel like I may be doomed to having sleepy eyes or a dented eye now...


 


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lizzylo
BTW  August 10, 2011 10:36 AM

By the way, the photos are of me with zero makeup in the bathroom lighting. With makeup you can still see the dent/shadow it casts.. so I dont think its discoloration. I circled the dent just because in photos sometimes its tricky to see plus my fillers overall (nasel labial and eyes ) have started to wear off at this time.


mytaban
Oculoplastic surgeon
Beverly Hills, CA
United States
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lower eyelid "dent"  August 10, 2011 2:27 PM

It is difficult to tell on the photo. The dent is either true hollowness in that location or relative hollowness secondary to fullness above it. The fullness is either fluid and/or fat. Again difficult to tell from photo. Consider seeing an oculoplastic surgeon.


drgrossman
Plastic surgeon
New York, NY
United States
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  August 13, 2011 2:05 PM

Get fat transfer by an experienced doc. Your problems should go away permanently. Don't do sculptra.
Good luck


melvinbrown
Bruise under eyes  August 24, 2015 3:03 PM

Hi there,

I had fillers under the eyes 5 years ago, they have gone down and I'm left with horrible bruising.

Had a vampire facial treatment a month ago to try to help but it didnt do much.

Any Idea what I should do?

Any really good people to see that could fix it in LA?

Mike :)

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melvinbrown
Bruise under eyes  August 24, 2015 3:04 PM

Hi there,

I had fillers under the eyes 5 years ago, they have gone down and I'm left with horrible bruising.

Had a vampire facial treatment a month ago to try to help but it didnt do much.

Any Idea what I should do?

Any really good people to see that could fix it in LA?

Mike :)

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under eye bruise



Sarahjgormly
  July 18, 2017 7:24 AM

Did this issue ever resolve? I have the same problem!




 



 

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