Vickisue

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Location: Florida
Member since 7/29/2009

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  • 53 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 152 comments
  • 6 questions

Reviews by Vickisue

Bags Under my Eyes - Eyelid Surgery Ruined my Life - Rockport, IL

Moved to Florida 7 years ago. I was 55 then, and looking somewhat tired, with bags under eyes. I went to my Dr. to improve my appearance and look somewhat younger again. I have always had pretty eyes, almond in shape and told I looked like Sophia Loren. My upper weren't that bad, but thought... READ MORE

Questions from Vickisue

Suggestions for Revision Eyelid Surgery?

What can be done for revision on Eyelid surgery? I had mine 7 years ago, I also had the almond eyes, but now they are round, wide and hollow.I would do anything to have some... READ MORE

Fat Transfer for Correcting Eyelid Surgery Results?

I had upper and lower eyelid surgery 7 years ago. It left my eyes hollowed with dark circles and sunken lids. My eyes are no longer almond-shaped and they won't stay closed... READ MORE

Difference Between Fat Transfer Procedures?

What is the difference between fat grafting, structual fat grafting, transconjunctival open composite fat grafting, and fat injections? Which is more effective and longest... READ MORE

Freezing Fat for Future Fat Grafting?

I have read you can freeze your own fat. Is this true? Can this be used for structural Fat grafting? How viable are live cells with this process? Are they harvested the same? READ MORE

What is Transconjunctival Open Composite Fat Grafting?

First let me thank you for suggestions on revision eyelid surgery. It has taken me 7 years to get here. You mentioned Transconjunctival Open Composite fat grafting. Is it... READ MORE

Oxygen Therapy Combined with Fat Transfer?

Regarding Fat Grafting or Fat Transfer, has anyone used oxygen therapy as a means of helping the blood flow, circulate and cells remaining viable through the assistance of this... READ MORE

Recent comments from Vickisue

Hello, Yes, he did both. He is a Plastic-Reconstruction Surgeon, with a wonderful reputation. I only wish I'd gone to him for my original eye bleph. He stays up on procedures and knew what I wanted done and what he thought we could fix,... READ COMMENT

I had 2 fixes. First was fat injection that only last a few months. Fat absorbed into system. Second was fat grafting, a small incision is made and fat laid in it. That seemsed to help and I stil have some 3 years later. I also hasd a... READ COMMENT

I had both revisions with Dr. Weiskolf in Illinois. He is very good. I only used my own fat, but heard other fillers are also effective. And yes, only 20% is retained, so you must keep going back and getting more, until you reach... READ COMMENT

Hello, Why a doctor would only preform surgery on one eye, is mind blowing. Skin shrinks, tightened after surgery , so he knew there would be a difference in size. If not, he should find another profession. And yes, when tissue fat is... READ COMMENT

I couldn't agree with you more. And it is true that the fat, and tissue removed is what causes the round, sunken hollowed eye socket. It will receed. It is Traumatizing and should be mentioned. But P.S. will never admit that there eye... READ COMMENT