Restylane® is a noninvasive, in-office procedure with no downtime. With a gentle injection, you will see immediate results.
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Common Questions About Restylane®
How is Restylane® administered?
Restylane® is a gel-like substance that is injected into the desired area with a small needle by a medical professional. Depending on the area being treated, a topical and/or local anesthetic can be used to reduce discomfort.
What are the side effects of Restylane®?
There can be tenderness, redness, swelling and/or bruising at the injection site. These are rare and tend to subside within 48 hours of the treatment. Nodules may also form in the treated area but can be massaged for a smoother effect.
How long do the results of Restylane® last?
The results are immediate and Restylane® treatment has been FDA approved to last for up to 12 months.