Location: Alabaster, AL
Member since 10/27/2012


  • 34 total posts
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  • 6 questions

Reviews by perfectionist1

Do NOT Rush into ANY Kind of Surgery Without Researching, Researching, Researching! - Huntsville, AL

The reason I wanted a brow lift was to eleviate the sad and angry look I carried around. However, I was left with brows that were elevated too high leaving me with a startled "operated" look. Also, the furrow that I once hated has now been replaced with "indentation" marks. One more thing...I... READ MORE

Questions from perfectionist1

Lower Lid Ectropion Repair (With TarSys Spacers) Along with Mid-face Lift to Support Lower Lid?

I am 9 days post-op and am alarmed with my appearance. Lids do not sit against the eye. Have hematomas under both eyes and area, particularly under left eye, is very hard and... READ MORE

Lower Lid Ectropion Repair (With TarSys Spacers) Along with Mid-face Lift to Support Lower Lid? (photo)

Lower Lid Ectropion Repair (with TarSys Spacers) Along with Mid-face lift to support lower lid READ MORE

Can Eyebrow Transplant? (photo)

I have had both a coronal (sp?)(26 years ago) and endoscopic brow lift (20 years ago). I should never have the endoscopic. Over the years my brows have continued to elevate.... READ MORE

Ectropion (With Spacers) and Mid-face Lift to Support Lower Lids?

I had bilateral ectropion repair (with spacers) along with mid-face lift (for support) 4 weeks ago. Neither eyelid sits against eye orbit and much sclera shows. My doctor wants... READ MORE

If Eyelid Spacer Material Used in Reconstructive Surgery is Removed, Will Eyelid Fall Further? (photo)

I had surgery four months ago to correct lagothalmos and mild retraction. The first picture is the Before picture...the second one is Post-Op four months. Since surgery I have... READ MORE

30 yrs post op Open Rhinoplasty, is it possible the scar has moved to below my nose?

I had an open rhinoplasty about 30 years ago. With aging, is it possible the scar has moved to below my nose...which is very visible? READ MORE

Discussions started by perfectionist1

I had a coronal brow lift in 1989 and an endoscopic brow lift in 1997.

My eyes look sunken and hollow and my eyebrows sit way too high.  Since having the brow lift(s), my hair on top is thinner so a "reverse" brow lift is undesirable. ... READ MORE

Has anyone had a canthoplasty to correct retraction?

I had a laser resurfacing over 15 years ago that left me with both skeletal eyes (extremely hollow upper and lower lids) and rounded eyes. Also, my eyes do not close when I... READ MORE

Recent comments from perfectionist1

I may have to have a dental implant in front. I'm scared too death. Had your natural tooth had a root canal? READ COMMENT

I do not like the fact that Realself feels it must post both the city and state inquiry is from. If someone lives in a small community, gossip is rampant. I believe it would be sufficient to mention STATE only! Thanks! READ COMMENT

@Holloweyesafterps: I, too, made the mistake to go under the knife. My eyes used to be my best feature. Now they look freakishly hollow and sunken. Since your June 2013 posting, have you sought help in correcting this? If so, was... READ COMMENT

Hi Quiet...I am considering a canthoplasty with a spacer to correct retraction and lagothalmos. We're you pleased with your surgery? What type of spacer material was used? This will be my second repair. My first repair was performed... READ COMMENT