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Side Effects and Complications from Facial Cosmetic Procedures

The common saying that with risk there is reward is never more true than when someone is about to go under the knife for cosmetic procedures. Any type of surgery, invasive or otherwise, can be risky; it is important to have the best Miami cosmetic surgeon in your corner for the desired outcome. Aside from having the best plastic surgeons in Miami perform your desired cosmetic procedures, you need to understand the side effects and risks you run having them done. This is especially true when planning on getting cheek lifts, eyelid surgery, brow lifts, and any other cosmetic procedures that involve the face.

The main side effects of getting facial cosmetic procedures done are bruising, discoloration, and swelling, causing pain to the area that was worked on. These are standard side effects that accompany almost all facial cosmetic procedures. Plastic surgery Miami physicians will be able to provide helpful tools and medication to reduce the side effects, making the healing process a little more bearable. This is usually done with pain medication and continual use of ice packs to take down the swelling. The recovery time for any of the cosmetic procedures will vary, but most will require at least a few weeks.

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While the side effects of getting facial cosmetic procedures are low, the possible complications are what really need to be thoroughly thought through before committing. Making sure you have a skilled Miami cosmetic surgeon is the best way to reduce the risk of complications. Scars, infection, and loss of sensation are the most common complications that can occur after cosmetic procedures. While these complications are rare, it is best to know all possible outcomes before to committing to any procedure.

Dr. Myron Tanenbaum, MD. Miami Plastic Surgeon
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Miami Plastic Surgery
Opthalmic Plastic Surgery | Cosmetic & Reconstructive
Miami, Florida