Kim R

Location: Sacramento, CA
Member since 9/5/2009


  • 22 total posts
  • 3 reviews
  • 1 question

Reviews by Kim R

First Fraxel Treatment

I had my first Fraxel treatment yesterday. The settings were 35/8. The pain was not too bad. It started at about a 1-2 but after a couple of passes moved up to a 3-4. It feels like little needles prickling your face, or if you have ever experienced a severe ice storm with wind pelting your face,... READ MORE

Sculptra for Melting Face - Fairfield, CA

I'm 47 and have always been thin. Within the last 3 years have noticed that my face seems to be melting away! Everything is starting to slide south. I notice some wrinkles on my cheeks which got progressively worse. After a consultation with a plastic surgeon for a mini facelift, he recommended... READ MORE

Juvederm Disappointment - Fairfield, CA

I have had Belotero 4 months ago and loved it. It was subtle, filled my wrinkles around my lips, I loved it. I tried Juvederm this time since it is the same price $500 and lasts a year. I was thinking I would get similar results. Wrong. I have lumps, uneven, and look like a duck or as... READ MORE

Questions from Kim R

How can I massage them to try to fix all of this until I can get back to the MD who was off today for the holiday? (photo)

Juvederm injected on 11/08. It is 11/11. They are too big, they are uneven and they have lumps. They have a ski slope affect so in a side profile I look like a duck. This is... READ MORE

Recent comments from Kim R

It was $1500 per treatment. So total $4500. I did get rebates back on each treatment from Sculptra as they were having a promotion. I think the total back was $200 but I can't remember. READ COMMENT

Do you have any before and after pictures you might want to share? READ COMMENT

Hi Cathy, I am really happy with the results and will probably get a touch up around Oct/Nov. I ended up getting 6 vials in total. I do feel like it was worth the money and a much better alternative to having surgery. I didn't have... READ COMMENT

Hi Cathy, It can take up to 4 months to show results. I would wait until at least then as well as moving forward with having the second appointment to have additional vials. Just a personal opinion based on my own great experiences. ... READ COMMENT

Hi Fayev, I am so, so, so happy with my progress. I am thinking about going back in the fall for a boost up. You will love Dr. Mraz. I actually try to find reasons to go and see her, she is wonderful. Don't be nervous. I think you... READ COMMENT