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Collagen injections and other injectable fillers give your skin a plumper, smoother appearance. Both are administered under local anesthesia. Bruising, puffiness, redness, and tenderness are common side effects.

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    • Allergy (Allergies) An allergy refers to a misguided reaction by our immune system in response to bodily contact with certain foreign substances. ...learn more »
    • Bruises A bruise, or contusion, is caused when blood vessels are damaged or broken as the result of a blow to the skin. The raised area...learn more »
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      Bruises Article
      • What is a bruise?
      • Why do bruises occur more frequently in some people than in others?
      • What does a bruise look like, and why does it change color?
      • What if the bruise doesn't get better or the area stays swollen?
      • What are some less common causes of bruising, and what do they indicate?
      • What is the treatment for bruising?
      • What is the prognosis (outlook) for bruising?
      • Bumps & bruises facts
    • Scars Scar formation is a natural part of the healing process after injury. The depth and size of the wound incision and the location...learn more »
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      Scars Article
      • Scars facts
      • What is a scar?
      • What are the different types of scars?
      • What causes a scar?
      • What are symptoms and signs of a scar?
      • How are scars diagnosed?
      • What is the treatment for a scar?
      • Are there any home remedies to reduce scarring?
      • What is the prognosis of a scar?
      • Can scarring be prevented?
      • Does insurance coverage apply to scar treatments?
    • Body Dysmorphic Disorder Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) is an illness where a person is overly preoccupied with some minor or imaginary flaw. People with...learn more »
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      Body Dysmorphic Disorder Article
      • What is body dysmorphic disorder (BDD)?
      • What are the symptoms and signs of body dysmorphic disorder?
      • What is the treatment for body dysmorphic disorder?
    • Wrinkles Wrinkles, whether they be fine line or deep furrows, typically appear on areas of the body that receive a high amount of exposure...learn more »
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      Wrinkles Article
      • Wrinkles facts
      • Introduction to wrinkles
      • What factors promote wrinkles?
      • What medical treatments and cosmetic procedures are available for wrinkles?

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Terms related to Collagen and Injectable Fillers:

  • Cosmetic Surgery, Collagen Injections
  • Plastic Surgery, Collagen Injections