te

Location: Denver, CO
Member since 3/4/2009

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  • 33 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 18 comments
  • 14 questions

Reviews by te

Light Chemical Peels - No Benefit

I have had four chemical peels in the last few months, with virtually no peeling or any sort of benefit, and I'm confused as to how this could be the case. The first three peels I had were light Jessner solutions (done with the intention that I'd be able to be back at work in a few days). The... READ MORE

Questions from te

Thermage As an Alternative to Breast Lift?

Can Thermage work as an alternative to breast lift for minimally sagging breasts? READ MORE

Best Products to Treat Under Eye Area?

I am 30 and am starting to show signs of aging in my under eye area (dark circles, some crepiness and slight loss of volume in upper cheek area). I am not ready for any... READ MORE

Redness and Swelling After Microdermabrasion?

I had a Microdermabrasion (Diamondtome) treatment yesterday, and the woman who performed it was really rough. Today, my skin is red and kind of puffy. I have had several... READ MORE

Sciton ClearScan for Broken Capillaries and Veins on Face?

I have been reading about the Sciton ClearScan laser for removal of broken capillaries and sunspots. I have some small broken red capillaries on my cheeks, and some larger... READ MORE

Best Laser Tightening for the Skin Around the Eyes?

I am 31 years old and am starting to show some very minor hooding/excess skin on my upper eyelids (and a bit of excess skin on the lowers).I don't think I'm quite ready for... READ MORE

Is Restylane Under the Eyes Right for Me?

I am 31, with high cheek bones. Unfortunately, my cheeks are is starting to descend slightly, and I now have a racoon look. I am not ready for surgery and would love to try... READ MORE

Options for Broken Capillaries Under the Eyes?

Hello, I would like to know what the best options are for broken capillaries under the eyes. I have quite a few small purple ones, plus one larger blue vein that I would like... READ MORE

Renova Around the Eyes?

I have heard of people using Renova and other tretinoin products around the eyes with great success in treating fines lines/wrinkles. I've also heard that tretinoin can cause... READ MORE

Is It Ok to Use Retinoids and LED Light Therapy Together?

I am wondering if it's safe to use a triretinoin product (.05%) with an LED device (BabyQuasar)? I understand that retinol products cause photosensitivity, so I want to be... READ MORE

How Will Botox in the Glabella Region Affect my Ability to Raise my Eyebrows?

I am considering Botox to my glabella region to relax the muscles in that area that are starting to cause a permanent vertical ridge (no deep wrinkles in the skin just yet, but... READ MORE

Restylane-L Injected W/ Extra Lidocaine and Epinephrine; Is This Safe?

I recently consulted with a board certified facial plastic surgeon about Restylane injections in the lower eyelid/upper cheek area. He explained to me that he uses Restylane-L... READ MORE

Restylane Under the Eyes With History of Puffiness & Urticaria-like Reactions?

I am considering Resytlane injections to fill in my lower eyelid/upper cheek junction. I am a little concerned because I usually wake up every morning with really puffy eyes... READ MORE

Are Fillers Safe for Someone Who Has Had Multiple Root Canals?

I would like to have restylane injected to my lower eyelid/cheek area, but I am increasingly concerned about the possibility of biofilm injection. I have read about several... READ MORE

What are the effects of pregnancy on facial fat graft?

Hi! I would like facial fat grafting (vs. Restylane) for volume loss. I will likely get pregnant in the next 5 years & I'd like to better understand the risk of the grafted fat... READ MORE

Recent comments from te

Which doctor did you go to? I live in Denver as well and want to make sure I'm not going to the same one! :) READ COMMENT

I can't see what you're talking about at all - it looks to me like you achieved a beautiful surgical result! READ COMMENT

Jonathan Hoenig is an oculoplastic surgeon in LA who is well known for his ability to correct botched blephs and fat transfers - you might look into him. READ COMMENT

This is just my opinion, so take it for what it's worth... You already have naturally full lips that in my opinion, don't need any augmentation. The pictures that you posted of the lips that you like look very fake and distorted to me... READ COMMENT

You didn't have a TCA peel. The SensiPeel is manufactured by a company called PCA (easily confused for "TCA). The PCA SensiPeel is nowhere close to a TCA peel in terms of how deep it goes. READ COMMENT