Location: San Diego, CA
Member since 4/6/2011


  • 7 total posts
  • 4 reviews
  • 1 discussion
  • 2 questions

Reviews by kaytee1

Canceled 2 treatments - San Diego, CA

I had my first fraxel yesterday. I showed up early for the numbing cream, The hour went by fast because I was nervous! The procedure itself didn't take too long but WOW it DOES hurt. It is doable if you keep telling yourself why you are doing it. The RN was super sweet and talked me through... READ MORE

10 Years Younger! - San Diego, CA

I had three syringes of juvederm 2 weeks ago. I did this because I had hollows under my eyes, NL folds and marionettes. Recently I had 2 fraxels and my skin was looking good but couldn't deal with deep wrinkles. We did the eyes first. Just a little ice under the eye and then the... READ MORE

Hard Recovery, but Finally Worth It - Southern California

Had SMAS lower face and neck, plus upper eyes done. had a very hard recovery do to complications-- bad bruising, multiple hematomas and pain. Finally I am LOOKING GREAT! It has changed my life. My doctor was great and supportive and reassured me that though some people do get complications it... READ MORE

Latisse After Upper Bleph - Southern California

Hi ladies, I had an upper bleph (along with a faclift) 4 months ago. The lashes got a little thin after the surgery so I decided to try latisse after scars healed. Just finished week one and my eyelids are pink! Is this normal? I apply the latisse one drop per eye with a very fine eyeliner brush... READ MORE

Questions from kaytee1

Why Don't Multiple Fraxel Treatments Destroy New Collagen?

I am having a series of 4 Fraxel treatments. I understand Fraxel Restore treats 20% of the skin, then there is aprox 1 month healing time between treatments. Why doesn't... READ MORE

Still Having Pain 5 Weeks Post Op, Possible Causes?

I had a smas lower face and neck lift 5 weeks ago. Unfortunatly I had complications-- multiple hematomas, severe swelling and bruising. In fact I am still bruised. My lift is... READ MORE

Discussions started by kaytee1

extreme pain post op, no answers

Hi everyone, I am 8 days post op on smas lower face and neck lift. I also had my upper lids done. Though my surgery went well, I had some complications-- a hematoma in the neck... READ MORE