I had very deep parenthesis lines from my nose to the corners of my mouth, as well as folds at the corners of my mouth. It made me look tired and a little older than I wanted to look. One visit to Dr. Magilke and I saw the years melt away. I look in the mirror and I don't see a tired wrinkled face but a freshness I could never have achieved without the injectables. more
I went to a Bellevue, WA. plastic surgeon and was pushed toward fat injections and laser peel, none of which I wanted.
The Dr. in Portland, OR. plumped my lips, filled in some hollow spots with restylane and some botox around the inside of my eyebrows. ( I've had lots of botox for years but not where he put it). He took at least five years off my face!! He was so good to tell what you... more
It was great at first but didn't last.
If you can afford to come up with the cash every 6-8 months or so, you can get those lines taken care of. Otherwise, it's a little harsh on the budget for a few months of not seeing those fine lines. I can't afford it and I basically threw my money away. more
I feel duped by my restylane. I had my first injections more than 4 weeks ago and my face is STILL showing bruises.
I can hide it now with makeup. Two weeks before my daughters wedding I got restaylne because I wanted to look fresh and natural.
Worked like a charm to get rid of my lines around eyes and mouth. But no where, nobody, including my doctor warned me that it would cause... more