A dream of a face is likely to be about the image you present to the world, so a swollen face may refer to self-importance and a blemished face to a character weakness or defect. A dream of injuries to your eyes or ears may simply refer to being unable to see or hear—or unwilling to see or hear—what is going on around you, rather than to any disease. A dream of being struck on the mouth or slapped across the face suggests an inability to get your point across, whilst dreams of injuries to your nose suggest difficulties getting to know other people intimately in your life.
Hair is an important sexual symbol for both men and women, so dreams of being forcibly shaven might be a symbol of castration or a sign of subjugation. Baldness in the dreams of both sexes suggests anxiety, not about going bald, but about a lack of intellect, either your own or someone else’s. Dreams in which your teeth fall out are very common and almost always associated with self- image or fear at having spoken out of turn (See also Tooth entry in BODY).... The Element Encyclopedia
Hands can symbolize the whole pattern of your life and a dream of an injured or disabled hand may refer to some inability to perform a task in waking life, a task which may or may not be physical. Dreams about your feet tend to refer to your general progress, so dreaming of lameness, for example, may signify an inability to move forward.... The Element Encyclopedia
Spiritually, an injury or scar may suggest that something negative and harmful has occurred, which is an external force rather than internal. We may not have dealt with it as well as we might.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Material aspects: An injury will suggest a recent hurt, whereas a scar in a dream suggests that there are old hurts, which have not been fully dealt with. These may be mental and emotional as much as physical, and can remain unnoticed until we are reminded of them. Just as in physical injury there can be many kinds of scars, so there can also be in the other areas. We may, for instance, be left with a pattern of behaviour which is irritating to other people, but without the clear connection given by the dream image, we are unable to understand it.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Vision: Seeing an injury: a warning to be careful when dealing with people or instruments/tools. Here it is important which part of the body has been injured. See Body, Operation.
Depth Psychology: Somebody has hurt you (through an insult, unfairness, or disappointment), and you need to come to terms with it. Or was it you who injured someone? See Bandage, Pain, Wound.... Dreamers Dictionary
Dreams of an injury suggest an overuse of energy and that you are out of balance. This is a red flag alerting you to pay attention and sync up with your natural rhythm. See Accident.... Strangest Dream Explanations
If the injury was to your reputation, it is a dream of contrary and signifies pleasing recognition; but if the feature of your dream was physical injury, it is a warning that you are surrounded by hostile forces and you must proceed very carefully in order to expose and thwart them.... The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams