I had my second Ultherapy treatment November 8, 2012 in Mesa, AZ. I am 62, and after having great results with my first treatment last spring, I wanted another treatment on my lower face, especially my neck and jawline area. There were some painful moments, but most pulsations ranged from very easy to tolerable! How fabulous to walk out with no down time and feeling great! I have some very... more
First of all, I'm a young-looking 71. Most people think 55. I've always taken care of my skin, but it is getting droopy around the jaw and neck. I don't want to have general anaesthesia for an elective procedure, because it's somewhat risky for older people. So I selected this. I read all about it on Real Self, and it has a pretty good rating for non surgical procedures.As I've gotten older,... more
My mother who is in her seventies had the UL therapy treatment a year ago and had great results. She said she endured a lot of pain and had to have the lidocane due to extreme pain along with Vicodin and Percocet.
I received my UL therapy treatment Friday 5/18/2012. As far as pain, I took one Vicodin 1 hour prior to the treatment. The only area that was mildly painful was the brow area.... more
Today I had Ultherapy done on just my brow area. I wanted to get lifting and tightening of my upper eye area.
At the initial consult, I was offered the chance to have a Percoset prescribed to pre-medicate with before the procedure. I stupidly said no, I'm pretty tough ..... this was a mistake on my part!
Articles that downplay the discomfort of Ultherapy are not being truthful. I... more