I recently tried Botox for the first time (forehead, eyebrows, and "elevens") and am very happy with the result after two weeks, so I took the nurse's suggestion and went for the radiesse injections for my nasiolabial folds. I should have just stuck with Botox for now. I feel like a chipmunk. It has been a few hours and I am praying desperately that this look will go away once the swelling... more
43 year old male.
My mother went through a long battle and death at the end of 2010. I lost a good 20 pounds during this period and was just tired of being told how tired i look...
I recently got botox[ its new generic form actually] around the eyes and forehead, that was not a new thing for me, but while in the chair began to visit with my doc about the tired looking thing. As I... more
I have dark circles under my eyes and am always asked if I'm tired. Friday I went to a doctor that said she could take care of it with Radiesse by injecting the hollow under my eye which would also pick up my cheeks and make the parenthesis wrinkles around my mouth better.She commented that my skin was very thin and there was not much room abov more
I had radiesse injectes and experienced a large amount of swelling and bruising. I looked like I had Bell's palsy and had the bruising for over two weeks. When the swelling resolved I was left with a uneven face.My physician in the Woodlands is too busy to fix the botch job and of course wants another $1000.00 to correct. I have many friends who have had fillers, none of them reacted the way I... more