I received botox for my crow's feet and now I have all these wrinkles on my cheeks that were not there previously. What should I do?

I had botox injected into my crow's feet two weeks ago. It left me with a lot of wrinkles on my cheeks. I also feel as if the lines under my eyes are being pulled down. I was never told of any side effects. I was also interested in getting very fine lip lines done with botox but rejected the idea after reading about the possible consequences. I am a communicator/TV host and didn't want to take the chance. The injector wasn't concerned about bad results. What do I do?

ANSWERS FROM DOCTORS (2)


Answered by Harry Glassman, M.D.

Your options are very limited at this point. At times, it is difficult to tell patients that the best thing to do is nothing. I think you should hope that the Botox's effect will lessen in the coming weeks.

Published on Dec 11, 2018

Answered by Harry Glassman, M.D. (View Profile)

Your options are very limited at this point. At times, it is difficult to tell patients that the best thing to do is nothing. I think you should hope that the Botox's effect will lessen in the coming weeks.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


Answered by Laser Lipo & Vein Center

I am sorry your injector did not seem concerned.The side effects you describe are not common. Fortunately, there is no treatment required to correct them as the botox will wear off.

Published on Nov 30, 2016

Answered by Laser Lipo & Vein Center (View Profile)

I am sorry your injector did not seem concerned.The side effects you describe are not common. Fortunately, there is no treatment required to correct them as the botox will wear off.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


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