aamom

Location: Potomac, MD
Member since 11/17/2010

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  • 17 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 7 comments
  • 9 questions

Reviews by aamom

Pretty Good Results - Bethesda, MD

I've had two sessions of the sclerotherapy on a small area of my leg. After the first session the patch was reduced about 50 percent and after the second treatment is up to about 80 percent gone. Took a couple weeks after each procedure to see results, and the patch initially got darker... READ MORE

Questions from aamom

Side Effects of Laser Spider Vein Treatment?

I am anxious to get my spider veins zapped, and although it seems pretty safe I am concerned about the hyperpigmentation risk. The med spa I am considering keeps asking about... READ MORE

Laser Treatment for Spider Veins

I want laser treatment for my small area of spider veins because I am afraid of needles. But the more I research, the more confused and concerned I am about the side effects -... READ MORE

Sclerotherapy Weird Results

I had one sclerotherapy treatment on a small patch of leg spider veins about a month ago. Sometimes it looks almost totally faded, other times it looks almost as bad as before... READ MORE

Wimpy Patient Looking For a Practice?

I would like to find a practice in the Rockville Bethesda MD area that doesn't mind dealing with very wimpy and squeamish patients. I'm interested in Juvederm, maybe a... READ MORE

Exilis & Ultherapy New Generation Confusion?

I'm confused about what Exilis is used for. My concern is nasolabial folds, marionette lines, some fat under chin, and lowering eyebrows. Does Exilis address this or is it just... READ MORE

I Have Blue Veins on my Front Upper Thigh Near my Trunk?

I went for a consultation and was advised not to get any treatment because dealing with veins near the body trunk is tricky. Is this a generally accepted view? I would love to... READ MORE

How Much Less Painful is the New Ulthera Procedure?

I've heard there is a new way of doing ultherapy. How much less painful is it? Does it take longer to perform or are there any additional concerns doing it this way? READ MORE

Is Exilis Effective for Lifting the Brows a Little Bit?

My eyebrows aren't extremely saggy, but could use a bit of a lift. Is Exilis effective for this? READ MORE

Accident Caused Limited Physical Activity - but Still Want to Control Weight?

An accident a few years ago has left me with a limited ability to get physical exercise - I can move my body in an everyday type of way without problems, but have trouble with... READ MORE

Recent comments from aamom

I've been wanting to do this for a while but the pain is what I'm afraid of. I've heard a little bit about the new way they do ulthera - that it is less painful. Did you doctor make any comments to you about how much less painful it... READ COMMENT

I've heard too about the new ulthera being less painful and was hoping to hear someone's experience - thank you! Which areas did you get done? When you say discomfort - how 'discomfortable' is it exactly? The pain is what scares me... READ COMMENT

I actually see a big difference. Honestly, I think you look about 15 years younger after 3 months. READ COMMENT

Thank you so much for sharing your experience! You mentioned pain killer - what did you use and did it help? The reports of pain have been kindof scary. Anyhow, you look fabulous! Congrats! READ COMMENT