Avoiding Filler Complications

Posted By American Med Spa Association, Monday, March 13, 2017

Dr. Cohen, who regularly speaks on the topic of filler complications at scientific meetings, shares new approaches with Dermatology Times for how to prevent and best manage these potential complications.
Banishing the Bruise

Bruising from filler injections always is a risk. But dermatologists can minimize bruising by knowing their patients and preparing based on that knowledge, Dr. Cohen says.

“If they’ve had fillers before and have had a lot of bruising or are on therapeutic anticoagulants that can’t be discontinued, consider scheduling them when the pulsed dye laser (PDL) is available,” Dr. Cohen says.
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