Member since 10/6/2013


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Reviews by LaTrec

Dr. Epstein: Excellent Neck Lift (61 Y.o.) - Northbrook, IL

My neck lift involving platysma muscle repair and slight under chin liposuction was performed one day ago. Already I can determine the operation was highly successful. Dr. Epstein is careful to suggest an array of treatment options with expected outcomes. He will not aggressively push... READ MORE

Beletero Injections - Vernon Hills

Intended for small scar near mouth and area above lip. I usually don't react to fillers, but this product seemed to elicit an allergic response. Areas where the Beletero was injected became hardened and red. It felt like a little hard ball was pushed from my skin (much like milia). I wanted... READ MORE

Recent comments from LaTrec

Hi Marlborough198, You may want to rethink filling with Beletero. I reviewed this product since I had raised red itchy lumps at every injection site! It only lasts 6-9 months tops-very often less. Incidentally, there are (3)... READ COMMENT

Hi Melissa175, No, there were no stitches around the ears. Stitches around the ears and into the hairline occur when a neck lift is combined with a lower face lift or full face lift. The operation and recuperation were rather easy.... READ COMMENT

I feel terrible for you. I'm shaking my head while reading this. I reviewed Beletero not long ago. My results were terrible. The clinic said it was a "game changer." I was red, inflamed and itching at every injection site. My skin... READ COMMENT

Hi Mia257, There are many who have old implants, mainly because we were advised if it ain't broke don't fix it. If you don't mind-what precipitated the rupture and how did you know this happened? Lautre READ COMMENT

Hi Melissa175, No staples were used. I did state that I wanted the crepey skin removed, but none was taken. I can only hazard that he thought my neck might be too tightfollowing such a revision. I believe skin pulled too tight has a... READ COMMENT