MSG222

Location: Orange County,CA
Member since 10/7/2013

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  • 28 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 1 discussion
  • 15 comments
  • 11 questions

Reviews by MSG222

56 and Needing a Lift. - Orange County, CA

I had a quad bleph with lower fat grafting about two months ago. The recovery was about 7 weeks for me. I think the results are fantastic!!!! My surgery was more complicated than most and ,therefore, I had a more lengthy recovery, however, good things come to those who wait, and I am very... READ MORE

Questions from MSG222

How common is the "noose/choking sensation" following surgery?

I am freaking out about this sensation others have mentioned. How common is such a lasting sensation following modified SMAS and Corset Platysmaplasty? READ MORE

I am scheduled for a Corset Platysmaplasty as well as other procedures and am worried about the tight feeling?

I have Asthma, not really horrible, but use an inhaler. The last thing I want and what I fear is a feeling like my breathing is constricted and to have a hard time breathing.... READ MORE

One or two procedures?

Hi! I just found out that I am to have LMA anesthesia for my upcoming 5 hour surgery. This will include a SMAS lift, platysmaplasty, quad bleph and lateral temple lift. I am... READ MORE

Quad bleph and lower lid transfer - best/safest anesthesia choice?

I'm scheduled for Quad Bleph with lower lid fat transfer. Some would consider me a highly anxious person. What is the most comfortable but safest form if sedation- IV or LMA? READ MORE

Steroids if no steroids after lower bleph?

I am very confused about the use of steroids in helping resolve swelling with lower bleph. Some doctors advise a short series and others strongly caution against it. What's... READ MORE

Can sclera show from lower bleph get better with time?

I had a quad bleph and lower fat grafting about 2 months ago. One eye has a bit of sclera showing, not too bad, but noticeable to me. Can it get better after any residual... READ MORE

Want and need a SMAS facelift but afraid!

I have a good doctor and want to have the SMAS lift but am afraid of potential jaw, nerve or gland pain as well as the neck tightness from a submental platysmaplasty. Any words... READ MORE

Know it's not ideal, BUT......platysmaplasty after a SMAS facelift....is it possible?

I'm really afraid of having a submental platysmaplasty with my SMAS lift. Is it possible, down the road, to change my mind and have that as a stand alone procedure? READ MORE

The best way to avoid the "noose-like" sensation following a platysmaplasty?

Hi! How to avoid that "chin strap" feeling after SMAS lift with Submental Platysmaplasty? Is it better to minimally tighten laterally and then concentrate on the submental... READ MORE

Discussions started by MSG222

Different types of Corset Platysmaplasty???

I am still confused why some say recovery is grueling following a corset plat.  Are they referring to the original, Dr. Feldman's procedure which is stitched all the way... READ MORE

Recent comments from MSG222

I find it very hard to believe that a perfectionist like this Dr. would leave an earlobe unattached. What was the reason? READ COMMENT

What is an unattached ear lobe? READ COMMENT

Wow, looking a lot better. I am scheduled next week, so I'll be right behind you! I think it can take months for the final results, but you look great one month out! READ COMMENT

Great, thanks so much for the information. I am happy that your procedure went smoothly for you. READ COMMENT