Like any cosmetic treatment, dermal fillers come with some risks and potential side effects. The most common side effects of dermal fillers include bruising, swelling, and redness at the injection site. These side effects are usually mild and resolve on their own within a few days.
Less common side effects of dermal fillers include infection, allergic reaction, and lumps or bumps at the injection site. These side effects are more serious and require medical attention.
Common side effects include:
- Mild swelling and bumps.
- Localised tenderness.
- Skin blemish or bruising.
- General sensitivity and redness.