So I finally decided to take the plunge and get rid of these hollows that have been annoying me for 3 years now. I read many horror stories on this site of people going for filler injections to correct the under eye area and ending with issues that were far worse than their initial concern. For this reason I was very diligent about doing my research and had multiple (5) consultations. I had a... more
I had deep ridges that extended from my inner eye to my cheek. Unfortunately they are hereditary and asymmetrical.
I put off my appointment a couple times because I was scared of the recovery with bruises and swelling.
However, i had hardly any.
I was a fanatic with several doses of arnica per day for 1 week prior. I took several doses of bromelian and quercitin for 3 days prior and arnica... more
I figured I would give my experiences so far...I went to Dr. Greene to try Restylane for under my eyes. I felt that it was something to try before I consider a Lower Bleph. It looked good for a month or so but then it quickly disappeared accept for one spot under my lower left eye. I didn't realize that if it doesn't go away that it can create scar tissue. I thought if I was patient it... more
I had an underdeveloped jawline/lower cheek on the right side of my face. After seeing me, Dr Greene first wanted to inject it with Radiesse. However once he found out that I had a chin implant, he didn't want to inject Radiesse there. Instead he decided to go for Restylane.
Also, I wanted to get my nasolabial lines fixed. He also injected them with Restylane. He injected a total of 4... more
After debating and researching for well over a year, I finally had the courage to have Restylane injected into my tear troughs and I am thrilled. There was minimal discomfort, not really pain. I had slight bruising and swelling for about two weeks. Definitely would not hesitate to have it done again. more