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Hope Springs Eternal! - Northern California
- posted 9 months ago
- updated 2 months ago
- Not Worth It
- Cost: $3,500
- Northern California
I described it to a friend as like having one's...
- 20 Aug 2012
I described it to a friend as like having one's face & neck quilted on a sewing machine! I had nothing but OTC, since I was driving, & hooo-boy! The temples felt like the worst ice cream headache ever. However, it was the weird electrical storm at random/remote scalp locations during the forehead that were really unnerving. In fact, this is the only place I've noticed any negative after-affects: most of my crown is tender, like being scraped with too rough a hairbrush. Only 2 weeks out, so too soon to tell ... but a friend did kindly say, "Well, at least you don't look worse." Hmmm
Now at 6 weeks, and the doctor took more pictures....
- 29 Aug 2012
12 weeks now. The doctor pushed my final review...
- 28 Sep 2012
Some days I think I look a tad bit better, other days I see no change, some days worse -- but that's kind of how things are WITHOUT this procedure, some days are just better than others. If it is better, it is so subtle as to be imperceptible. The mind plays tricks! I so WANT to see improvement, and how could something SO painful and SO expensive not do SOMETHING?? Sometimes I think maybe I looked worse than I thought at the beginning, so this IS the improvement. Other times I think I've been had.
Truthfully, not one person has said anything, and I'm beginning to think a $40 package of teeth whitening strips is by far the better investment -- that, and the sunscreen I've been using day in and day out for the last 30 years.
16 weeks out -- had pictures taken at the doctor's...
- 28 Oct 2012
20 weeks now. I don't look worse, but I sure...
- 27 Nov 2012
FINAL UPDATE: Dr. & I agreed that there was no...
- 8 Feb 2013
UPDATE: I wasn't going to post anymore, but now...
- 15 Mar 2013