Potomac Plastic Surgery

Are fat injections an option after already having an injectable filler, such as Restylane®, JUVÉDERM® Injectable Gel, or RADIESSE®?

Yes, generally. Fat is a natural alternative to injectable fillers. The decision largely depends on the following: Original area treated with an injectable filler The area being considered for facial enhancement with fat grafting Time interval between the injectable filler and fat grafting Usually, if you are considering adding more volume or filling wrinkles in …

Potomac Plastic Surgery

When can I resume regular exercise after Med Spa treatments?

Strenuous activities or exercise after nonsurgical cosmetic treatments will increase the risk of bleeding, swelling, and bruising, until an appropriate healing time has been allowed. This restriction during the recovery period varies based on the cosmetic treatment performed and patient's medical condition. Light activities, such as slow walking, may be performed soon after anesthesia. Heavy …