Location: colorado
Member since 3/12/2011


  • 41 total posts
  • 3 reviews
  • 1 question

Reviews by akazia21

Juvederm in Lips - Denver, CO

I had juvederm ultra plus injected into my lips today. I am 32 years old and have a VERY thin top upper lip. DO NOT plan on going to events after, the swelling was a bit much but fine with ice. The swelling was probably worse because I used a dental block so the procedure was pretty much... READ MORE

Very Pleased Right Now! - Westminster, CO

Went to the same place I had the juvederm for nasolabial folds that had been bothering me. She used one syringe and spread a numbing cream on my face. Barely hurt...the juve in my lips was worse-but that wasn't bad either. She used 1 syringe for both sides, folds are almost entirely done-I... READ MORE

Finally Doing This.....a Little Scared - Denver, CO

So I have my appointment for surgery all set up with Dr. Zweibel in Denver Colorado. I'm not going t crazy, basically having a hump removed, tip refinement and just trying to get my nose to fit my face better. It's the most prominent part of my face thanks to my family's genetics...which is a... READ MORE

Questions from akazia21

Apple cider vinegar and swelling?

Hi, I was curious if anyone has tried using apple cider vinegar after cast removal to reduce swelling? I'm from Colorado and we are pretty into all natural remedies out here...... READ MORE

Recent comments from akazia21

I had closed and I have thick skin. I had a septo/rhinoplasty as my septum was severely deviated. It just means your swelling lasts longer so results take longer to see. I am in my third month and relieved I stayed conservative because... READ COMMENT

Yay! I went there also and have been very pleased with my rhinoplasty. I'm at over 2mths post op currently...:) READ COMMENT

Looks great!!! READ COMMENT

One thing to keep in mind, since you mentioned you have thick skin and want tip refinement, is that it will be a long slow process regarding swelling. Also, there is less that can be done in terms of subtle refinement due to how the... READ COMMENT

One thing, watch out when you drink alcohol early on...it makes the swelling worse! Trust me on this one lol. Have fun though, but be warned it can happen! READ COMMENT