As I approached 50, I noticed ever so slightly the changes in my facial features,i.e,. Puffiness beneath eyes, laxity in jowl region and beneath chin area. I was never happy with the tip of my nose as it appeared somewhat broad/boxy. My face appeared more drawn and lacked the "Luster" it once had in my youth. Off and on I would receive comments that were not meant to be offensive, but... more
Pros for this procedure: minimal scars, short recovery time, wonderful office staff, and
Dr. Chan is very, very good at what he does. The pros far outweigh the cons, but there was some numbness in front of the ear area, no big deal.
For the last 2 or 3 years I was feeling like I had jowls and my face just looked old. I also had an eye lift and liposuction for the neck area. My goals were... more
Years spent as a smoking sun goddess certainly made a mark on me and of course, the daily stressers of balancing work, family and just living added their marks too. Sometimes age does bring wisdom--2 years ago I quit smoking, stopped baking myself, started eating right and exercising, decided I can't control or cure everything so stop stressing over it and decided it was time to do something... more
I had my surgery performed two weeks later and only wish I'd had it sooner! I experienced no discomfort after surgery and 5 days later actually went out in public! At that point I had minimal swelling and minor bruises but not enough to make me uncomfortable in public. I was constantly assured that if I had questions or concerns, the doctor was there for me. It's been a year now since my... more