Location: Colorado, CO
Member since 7/13/2013


  • 243 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 3 questions

Reviews by Bski

Facelift / Necklift / Lower Lid Bleph - Denver, CO

I am going to be 66 in August (yikes - where did the time go?) and I will be going on Monday for a facelift and necklift which the doctor has called a submentoplasty. I am a retired teacher, but being retired was difficult for me, so I went back to work part-time at an elementary school. I've... READ MORE

Great Dentist, Great Staff, Great Care - Lakewood, CO

I have been a patient of Dr. Greenhalgh for several years. He is kind, patient, thorough, and he makes sure that I am completely informed so that I am empowered be an engaged and active participant in my dental health care and planning. The people that work with Dr. Greenhalgh also go that... READ MORE

Questions from Bski

What is the best option for repair of a deficit under my chin after neck and facelift?

I had a face and neck lift about a year ago, and I am not happy with the result under my chin area. My PS said a SMG broke thru the fascia that usually contains it on one side,... READ MORE

Other than laceration, what might cause the fascia containing the submandibular gland to tear, allowing the gland to droop thru?

Is there the likelihood that a submandibular gland would spontaneously break through the fascia that contains it, either before surgery (from normal daily activity), or during... READ MORE

Recent comments from Bski

Brandnewface, so much of what you wrote resonates with me. I hope your healing process goes well and that you thoroughly enjoy the new you :) READ COMMENT

Thank you, Anoni2. You have a wonderful way with words, and you're right about keeping a positive attitude. I try to keep that in mind every day. I am so grateful to be in the RealSelf space with friends who understand! Hugggggggggs READ COMMENT

Sorry for the last comment - I was having a little pity party for myself. I do go out in public, but at times I feel so self-conscious. For example: have you ever been at a restaurant and the server squats down by the table to be nearer... READ COMMENT

Thanks, RL. It's comments like yours that give me courage to go out in public. READ COMMENT

Lisa, if you look at the area under my chin from one month, four months, and this week you will see the gradual but evident deficiency becoming more evident. I agree with you about change ... it's tough. READ COMMENT