I went in mainly for cheek augmentation and to address the dark circles that have been forming under my eyes over the last year or so. I've always had small cheeks, so was looking for some fullness in the cheek area and diminished under eye circles. I received a Perlane / Restylane mix using the microcannula technique. First of all, the microcannula was great, and there was very little... more
I had two syringes into the cheek and orbital bone area. I loved it at first. Every few days that go by I see the old issues coming back a little more and more. I knew it wouldn't be perfect but I really expected more for the price. The fat bag under my eye that bugged me so much now just a short month later it is visible again. The orbital rim above my cheek is coming back. Not as bad yet... more
I was always bothered by my under eye hollows. I researched doctors who did this procedures and honed in on Dr. M.
When I saw the Doctor for filler for under eyes, he wanted me to have two syringes which he thought will fill up the uneye area. I wanted to wait and he agreed. I liked that he listened and did not pressurise me into doing it. Well guess what, the Doctor was right went right... more
I'm starting to look a lot older than I'd like to look so I made an appointment with Dr. M after reading his fantastic Yelp reviews. When I saw him, he pointed out that what was causing most of my lines was not the nasolabial area, but the tear duct area. After injecting Perlane into the hollow tear troughs below my eyes, I immediately looked more refreshed, pretty, and younger! The... more
I've been getting what my husband calls "female maintenance work" done by my derm for almost 10 years now, starting with Botox on the brow and microderms 4-5/x year and now have added Perlane for the naso-labial folds. The first time I tried Perlane I was initially worried that I'd made a mistake as the area was actually hard to the touch for about a month after the procedure... more