Location: Staten Island, NY
Member since 5/6/2011


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Questions from springup

What Treatments Are Best for Hyperpigmentation Under Eyes Post Facelift?

I am almost four months post-op and the dark areas still very visible. How can I tell if they are bruise stains or dark pigmentation? Would they be treated differently?... READ MORE

Discussions started by springup

How long before complete facelift/necklift recovery?

I'm almost six months into recovery from facelift, necklift and lower bleph.  There are so many issues I never expected to experience.    I still... READ MORE

Recent comments from springup

Hi Kittarwen, It sounds like you do have bruising which I think should fade gradually. I had what is called hemosiderin staining. It took sooo long to fade. Now I see a little darkness under my eyes on my cheekbones, which I believe... READ COMMENT

I do read comments when they pop up but have not posted for quite some time. I am 3 1/2 years post op now. When I read my first post I can still feel the desperation and regret I felt for so long after having the surgery. It took... READ COMMENT

Hi! Thanks for checking in with me. I will be three years post op in a few months. I feel so much better. Crazy as it may seem, my neck and under my jaw still feel pulled and tight sometimes, but not nearly as bad as it was. My... READ COMMENT

Right BarbyDoll. Why don't we ever see the real stories? Then people could make a more educated decision about this possibly life altering surgery. READ COMMENT

I am 2 years and 8 months post op. The first year was awful for me physically and mentally. It got gradually better after that and I feel almost like my old self again aside from the pulling under the chin which comes and goes in... READ COMMENT