Eva S

Location: Seattle, WA
Member since 4/28/2008


  • 272 total posts
  • 3 reviews
  • 260 questions

Reviews by Eva S

IPL Was Great for my Rosacea, but Quitting Smoking Helped More

I have had Photo Facials many times, because my face was constantly bright red from rosacea. When makeup stopped covering the redness and people started commenting on how red my face was all the time, I had to figure out how to fix it. A photo facial would reduce most of the redness for... READ MORE

Sonic Peel is Terrific, Cleared my Acne

In August of this year, my skin was at its worst.  I have always had a problem with acne so my skin was very bumpy and rough, with large visible pores.  On my cheeks, chin, and forehead I had spots of hyper pigmentation.  I have used lots of different products to lighten my skin... READ MORE

Depends on Where You Go

I've been having the full brazilian for years, but moved to the Seattle area from Texas recently and had to find a new waxer. Let me tell you, having a good take-it-all-off Brazilian wax requires a waxer with talent, experience, and the right kind of wax. A good waxer will make you feel... READ MORE

Questions from Eva S

Breast Augmentation for Body Builders - Above the Muscle?

I'm a competitive bodybuilder and powerlifter and I'm looking to have saline implants placed above the muscle. I'm currently a 34 A and would like to be a 34 full C- small D.... READ MORE

Photodynamic Therapy - How is It Different from Aramis?

I am wonderding how is photodynamic therapy different from Aramis laser technology? Which one would help prevent and also reduce acne scarring? READ MORE

Can Sclerotherapy Treat Facial Veins?

I have a vein under my eye that I would like treated. This is a single larger vein, not spider veins.  Is facial sclerotherapy a possiblity?  READ MORE

I'm Overweight, Can I Still Have Lipodissolve?

I am interested in Lipodissolve but I am overweight and wondering if I can have Lipodissolve for localized areas only? I am aware it's not a weight-loss solution. READ MORE

Depression Following Gastric Bypass Surgery?

I've seen a lot of people on YouTube who chronicle their gastric bypass surgery and seem to go through a lot of depression after the surgery. If you're already susceptible to... READ MORE

Can Fat Injections Replace Injectable Filler Treatments?

How successful are fat injections to the nasolabial folds of the face? Within the last two years, I have had Restylane, Perlane and Juvederm injected into the face. They worked... READ MORE

Botox for Sweating - Can Anyone Get Botox for Sweating?

I know all about Botox for wrinkles, but not for underarm sweating. I’m constantly running late in the morning and always forget to put on deodorant, cause the... READ MORE

Is is Possible to Have Ear Surgery on Just One Ear?

I have one ear that sticks out farther than my other one. A friend told me that if I wanted to have it fixed I would have to have surgery on both of them. Is that true? READ MORE

Can Fillers Be Used to Correct Surgical Scars?

I've always wondered if fillers like Restylane, Perlane, and Juvederm can help with an indented surgical scar left from a scar revision surgery on the cheek? READ MORE

How Many Revision Rhinoplastys is Too Many?

My nose has been operated on three times and I am still unhappy. I have trouble breathing through my nose and I do not like the way it looks. Is it possible for me to have... READ MORE

Does Neck Lift Help Improve the Jawline?

I`m wondering whether a neck lift improves the look of the far edges of the jawline? Is there any procedure that lifts to the jawline or does that mean a full lower face lift? READ MORE

How Much is Vision Affected After Having Rhinoplasty and Upper/lower Bleph?

I wear glasses and my plastic surgeon says not to wear them for 2 weeks after surgery. He said it's ok while the splint is on, but i will have stitches behind ears from... READ MORE

How hard is it to remove a chin implant and how long is the recovery?

How hard is it to remove a chin implant and how long is the recovery? READ MORE

Can Jowls Come Back After a Lower Face/neck Lift?

Is it true that jowls can reappear just a few years after a lower face/neck lift? i know a few women to whom this has happened. They are older than I am, and had more jowling... READ MORE

How Can Large Veins Under the Eyes Be Treated?

I am 58 & with thin skin, I look like an owl because I have large veins under my eyes. I have heard that there is a laser that can get rid of veins (or at least diminish... READ MORE

Tiny Red Facial Veins - What Treatment is Best?

I have small, red veins on my cheeks, and my nose gets red. I'm 15 years old, and I really want to do something about it. Are there any age restrictions, and how much... READ MORE

Jowls Are Starting to Appear, What Do I Do?

I am in my late 30's. I noticed that the area on the side of mouth (smile lines) is sagging a little. Do you think I need a lower face lift or will something like restylane or... READ MORE

How Long Does Sculptra Last in the Hands?

How long does Sculptra last when injected into the hands? Also, does some build over time or become permanent? I want to do something to improve the appearance of my hands but... READ MORE

Underwire Bra Required After Getting Breast Implants?

Do I have to wear an underwire bra with implants? I don't find them comfortable. READ MORE

Breast Aug Scar is a Few Inches Above the Fold Line - is This a Mistake?

Is it common to have a breast augmentation scar one and half inches above the breast fold line? Or are most incisions right on the fold line? Did the doctor make a mistake if... READ MORE

Is There a Treatment for Inverted Nipples?

What is the procedure was to correct inverted nipples? Is it a difficult or painful procedure? It doesn't really bother me but it does look weird and I'm a little self... READ MORE

My Lipstick Bleeds into my Vertical Tiny Lip Lines - What Can Fix This?

I am in dire need of filler treatment for the fine vertical lines around my mouth. Or else I need to find a lipstick that does not "bleed" into the tiny lines! I... READ MORE

Is Radiesse Dangerous?

A doctor recommended Radiesse for my smile lines. I've read somewhere that since it doesn't dissolve naturally, you can be left with big lumps and bumps after treatment. Is... READ MORE

Can Thermage Body Shape Be Used for Non-surgical Butt Lift?

I'm still unclear on the difference between Body Thermage and Thermage Body Shape - I think one is newer and is supposed to work better than before, but I'm not sure. I want to... READ MORE

Breast Implants - Greater Risk of Cancer?

Do breast implants have any bearing on breast cancer risk? READ MORE

How Common is a Silicone Allergy with Silicone Breast Implants?

I have a lot of allergies and I am concerned that silicone may be a problem for me. Is there any way to test for a silicone allergy? Is it rare or common to be allergic to the... READ MORE

50 Too Old for Breast Implants?

I'm turning 50 this year, still in good shape but feeling gravity all over! Can I still have breast implant surgery and what would reasonable expectations be for a woman my... READ MORE

What Does a Reconstructed Breast Look Like?

How close can breast reconstruction get to creating a breast that looks real? Does it largely depend on how much tissue has been removed? READ MORE

Does a Reconstructed Breast Feel Different?

What kind of sensation can be expected to return to the newly reconstructed area following breast reconstruction surgery? READ MORE

What is Lipofilling and How is It Used for Breast Reconstruction?

Can fat transfer techniques be successfully applied for breast reconstruction? Or are there better methods out there? READ MORE

Scarless Breast Lift

I'm sort of on the verge of needing a breast lift and wondering if the scars are not worth the trade-off... what kind of incisions or techniques leave the least amount of... READ MORE

What is a Granuloma and What Causes It?

What is a granuloma and can they be a side effect caused by dermal filler injections? READ MORE

Are Fillers Safe to Use in the Tear Trough?

Is it safe to use fillers in the tear trough area? I had a consult for my under eye hollows and the injector didn't seem confident enough with the area and I'd like... READ MORE

Do I Have Melasma?

I am a South Asian female in my 50's - I have a lot of dark patches (hormonal deposits and sun exposure) on my face that make me very self-concious. Is it melasma?I went to a... READ MORE

Tips to Slow Down the Signs of Aging

There are lines beginning to form around the sides of my mouth, and I'm wondering, what treatments are recommended for slowing this process down? Will fillers or laser... READ MORE

Laser Hair Removal for Redheads

I am a 32-year-old woman with bright red hair. I recently attempted to make an appointment for laser hair removal and was told "we don't work on redheads." Are there... READ MORE

Can Fraxel Treatment Trigger an Acne Outbreak?

I had Fraxel last week and am now experiencing some bad acne flareups, but I suppose this makes sense if there were flare-ups waiting to happen under the skin and the laser... READ MORE

Need Help with Acne - Nothing Works

I have had acne for several years now and i have tried everything, proactive, neutrogena, cetaphil, acnefree, clean&clear, everything...nothing is working like it should, i... READ MORE

Is Obama Boosting Botox and Injectable Filler Sales?

The media is reporting that Botox and dermal filler sales are receiving a major boost from the inauguration festivities, both in the Washington, DC area and across the eastern... READ MORE

Breast Reconstruction Options

What are the benefits of having breast reconstruction at the same time as mastectomy, and in which situations would it be recommended to postpone reconstruction? READ MORE

Do Breast Reconstruction Tissue Expanders Cause Pain As They Expand?

It seems like a tissue expander would be painful as it stretches the skin - am I crazy? READ MORE

Can Fillers Be Injected to Face Through the Mouth?

Will a the doctor be able to fill my cheeks and undereye areas by injecting through my mouth vs. on the face surface? READ MORE

IPL Laser Rosacea

My face seems to get very red in the wintertime and I've been told this is rosacea - I am very fair-skinned. Does IPL or photo facial effectively treat this and how long... READ MORE

Ipl or Photofacial Side Effect - Hair Growth?

I have very fine facial hair, like most women, but I'm worried that if I have a photo facial that the hair will be burned off during treatment and then grow back thicker. Am I... READ MORE

Has Financing for Cosmetic Surgery Become Too Hard to Get?

I had a consultation for a tummy tuck, and I'm ready to move forward, but I've heard rumors that the plastic surgery financing companies aren't approving even the most... READ MORE

Is the Nipple Always Removed During Nipple Surgery?

Is the nipple always removed completely from the breast before being reattached? That is what I heard and it makes me apprehensive about the procedure. READ MORE

How to Get Rid of Double Chin

Why doesn't diet and exercise work to get rid of a double chin?  I'm only 27 and I can't remember when I first noticed the collection of fat under my chin.  My diet... READ MORE

Can Anything Be Done About Stretch Marks on the Breast?

I got stretch marks after my first child, on the sides of both breasts. Is there anything that can be done to remove them or treat them? READ MORE

Can Nipple Surgery Correct Protruding Nipples?

Can excessively protruding nipples be corrected by nipple surgery? I'm a 22 year old male and mine noticeably stick out. I think it's embarrassing. READ MORE

Is Liposuction of the Chin Painful?

I'm a 31 year old woman and I've never had a surgical operation before. I don't think I handle pain particularly well but i'd really like to have the area under my chin reshaped. READ MORE

How Can Extra Large Nipples Be Corrected?

I have large (D cup) breasts that I think look great, but my nipples are larger than average. What is the procedure that can correct this condition? READ MORE

For Just Fat Under the Chin - Lipo or Face Lift?

I have excess fat hanging beneath my chin and I want it removed. Is liposuction superior to a facelift for this purpose? READ MORE

Mini Tummy Tuck Less Painful Than a Full Tummy Tuck?

Is a mini tummy tuck less painful than a full, regular tummy tuck? READ MORE

Are Cellulite Treatments Different for Men and Women?

I know that men don't usually have cellulite and if they do it is caused by a hormone imbalance or something. Can a hormone based treatment help if a man suffers from cellulite? READ MORE

Will There Ever Be a Really Effective Acne Treatment?

What kind of research is being done on acne? Will a new drug or treatment come out to radically change the treatment options we have? It still seems crazy to me that acne... READ MORE

Is There an Alternative to Dermabrasion for Acne Scars?

Is dermabrasion still the best method to reduce acne scars? My dermatologist recommended it to me and I think (or hope) that there is probably a better way. READ MORE

Best Laser Wavelength for Stretch Mark Removal?

What type of laser works to remove stretch marks? I heard that the excimer laser was the best but as far as I know, nobody in my area can provide that. READ MORE

Is Italy's Ban on Teen Breast Implants Reasonable?

Teen girls in Italy under the age of will soon be banned from having breast implants, according to Bloomberg News. What is the standard in the US? Is this ban in Italy even... READ MORE

Which Type of Liposuction is Best Combined with Tummy Tuck?

What type of liposuction is usually combined with a tummy tuck or mini tummy tuck procedure, specifically?  I heard that they are often combined but it looks like there... READ MORE

Can You Lose Weight with a Tummy Tuck?

How much weight can be lost with a mini tummy tuck or regular tummy tuck? I'm not that overweight, but I was just wondering if it would make a big difference. READ MORE

Chin Liposuction Recovery

Is there a way to have minor liposuction on my chin with a fast recovery time?  I'm a busy guy, so I don't have time to hand around waiting for a cosmetic... READ MORE

Can Breastfeeding Cause the Areola to Change Shape?

Does breastfeeding cause the areola to change shape or look deformed? I'm a single mother of two and I've noticed some changes, but I'm not sure of the cause. READ MORE

On Which Parts of the Face Does Melasma Most Often Appear?

Where does melasma usually appear?  Can it show up just about anywhere on the face and head? READ MORE

What is Psoriasis and What Causes It?

What does psoriasis look like? What are the most common symptoms? READ MORE

Can Nipple Surgery Affect Feeling or Sensitivity?

Is nipple sensitivity ever affected by implant or nipple surgery? I'm considering silicone breast implants and a nipple reduction, but I'd rather not lose sensation in my breasts. READ MORE

Why is ArteFill Still Being Advertised Even Though They're out of Business?

I see that Artefill is still being advertised all over LA, but I thought they went out of business months ago. Are people just trying to use up leftovers or what? READ MORE

How Much Does Nipple Reduction Surgery Cost?

What is a fair cost for nipple reduction all by itself? One surgeon I spoke to told me it would cost almost 2000 dollars. READ MORE

What is Dermatitis?

How do you know if you have dermatitis and what kind of treatment options are there? READ MORE

Is Dermatitis Genetic?

Or is it caused by something else? Or could it be a combination of both? READ MORE

Does Sun Exposure Lessen the Likelihood of Acne Breakouts?

I believe that I get less acne in the summer months for some reason, possibly the effects of the sun. Would tanning in artificial light have the same benefits? READ MORE

How Do You Get Rid of Milia?

I've had milia since I was 25 and now I'm 36 and it is even worse despite acne medications and microdermabrasion, etc.  Nobody in my family has this.  I take... READ MORE

Is Topical Hydroquinone Safe for Skin Lightening?

I've heard that hydroquinone may cause cancer so I am obviously worried about using it for lightening up my skin tone.  Are there alternatives? READ MORE

Is Laser Liposuction Superior to Other Forms of Lipo?

It almost seems to good to be true, at least if you believe everything you read.  What are the advantages over other methods like tumescent liposuction and the traditional... READ MORE

How Does Light Clear Up Acne?

I'm looking specifically at blue light therapy for acne but if there are others I'd be interested to know about those too. READ MORE

Can Skin Lightening Creams Remove Freckles on the Face?

I'm not looking to bleach my skin in a super noticeable way. My complexion is actually pretty nice aside from the freckles. So if this would work, what product is recommended? READ MORE

Does Psoriasis of the Scalp Cause Dandruff?

Can I treat it the same way as one would treat dry scalp? READ MORE

Does Fat Enter the Bloodstream After Laser Liposuction?

If not, where does it go? How do surgeons even know? READ MORE

How Long Will the Results of Chin Liposuction Last?

I assume that at some point, the skin will begin to loosen again or maybe fat will begin to accumulate in the same area. Am I correct in assuming this? or can I expect this... READ MORE

How is Melasma Diagnosed?

How does a dermatologist diagnose melasma? Is a biopsy required? READ MORE

Chemical Peel Work for Stretch Marks

I was under the impression that a chemical peel could only be applied to the face. READ MORE

Is Psoriasis Genetic?

Is psoriasis a condition that is inherited genetically? Can you pass it to your children? READ MORE

What Are the Latest Keloid Scar Prevention Measures?

I'm going in for surgery next month and I have a tendency to develop them. I'm African American and 27 years of age. READ MORE

Is Liquid Silicone Safe?

Why do people think that silicone is unsafe? I heard that the FDA once banned liquid silicone from being used. Were there valid reasons for them doing that, and is the silicone... READ MORE

What is the Longest Lasting Wrinkle Treatment?

I've looked at botox and other things that don't seem to last all that long. Is there any treatment for moderate wrinkles on the face that will last for years? I don't expect... READ MORE

Ceramic Dental Crown Look the Most Natural?

My dentist suggested ceramic and I have a bit of time to decide. READ MORE

What Causes Dark Circles Around the Eyes?

How do I figure out what causes dark circles around my eyes? There are so many possibilities and I can't seem to narrow it down. If I could, maybe I could treat it? I don't... READ MORE

Non-surgical Treatment for Undereye Bags?

Is there a non-surgical way to treat bags under the eyes? I'm getting to the age where they are starting to become noticeable (I'm 41), so is there any drug or process to... READ MORE

Easiest and Most Inexpensive Way to Remove a Birthmark?

What is the easiest and most inexpensive way to remove a birthmark? If someone could list the pros and cons of that method, that would be great too. Thanks! READ MORE

Does Eczema Ever Go Away on Its Own?

If you have eczema as a kid, does it go away when you reach a certain age? My son has it pretty bad and I want to tell him it will get better. READ MORE

What is a Thigh Lift?

I know what the intended results are but I'd like to know more about how this procedure is actually done READ MORE

What Type of Lights Are Used for Blue Light Therapy?

Are the lights intense? Is this kind of treatment known by any other names? READ MORE

Misshapen Contours After Laser Liposuction?

If I get laser lipo and gain weight afterward, will my body look out of proportion? A friend of mine mentioned that liposuction can do that. She said it can have weird effects... READ MORE

Can Skin Lightening Treatments Help Remove a Birthmark?

I've been looking at skin whiteners as a possible solution to the blotch/spot on my back. It needs to look natural though, rather than an abnormally white spot. Is that a... READ MORE

Does Makeup Cause Milia?

If so, what types should I watch out for?  I've always worn makeup, but not in excess or anything. READ MORE

Does Swimming in a Pool Cause Dry Skin?

What can I do to reduce skin dryness from chlorine in a pool? I swim three or four times a week and I think it dries my skin out really bad. READ MORE

Can Thigh Lift Be Combined with Liposuction?

Can you combine liposuction with a thigh lift? Or is it best to do them at separate times?  In that case, which would be first? READ MORE

Is a Bath or Shower Better for Eczema Control?

Does taking a bath or taking a shower make a difference when it comes to controlling eczema? READ MORE

Does Psoriasis Cause Joint Pain?

Can psoriasis on my elbows and knees affect the function of my joints? My symptoms have always been fairly mild, but it seems like I have increasing joint pain as I get older.... READ MORE

Is Skin Cancer Risk Increased by Vitiligo?

Do people with vitiligo have increased skin cancer risk? If you have it, what should I use for prevention? Is there a special product or treatment worth using? READ MORE

Can a Diet Rich in Antioxidants Prevent Melasma?

I read somewhere that melasma is partly caused by cells called "free radicals" and in a college nutrition class, we learned that antioxidants can control free radicals. ... READ MORE

Does Liposuction Get Rid of Cellulite?

Does liposuction work to get rid of cellulite? If so, which type of lipo is the most effective? READ MORE

Risk of Necrosis After Tummy Tuck?

What is necrosis and how is it related to the risks of tummy tuck surgery?  I've been trying to read up on all the risks and benefits of this procedure and this topic... READ MORE

Which Medications Could Interfere with Recovery After a Tummy Tuck?

Are there any medications that would interfere with my recovery after a tummy tuck? I'm just wondering if I need to temporarily stop using my prescriptions to do this. Also,... READ MORE

Can Stretch Marks Be Prevented?

Is there a way to make my skin more elastic so I can prevent stretch marks from forming? I just found out that I am pregnant and I want to avoid getting stretch marks. READ MORE

Common Triggers of Melasma?

What triggers the appearance of melasma spots? It is sun exposure or purely a genetic disposition? READ MORE

Does Regular Vitamin D Work As Well As Dovonex?

Does regular vitamin D work as well as the active ingredients in Dovonex? I have psoriasis and use it for that, and I was just curious about what effect the vitamin has. READ MORE

Age Spots - What is Actually Happening to the Skin?

What is actually happening to the skin when it exhibits an age spot? READ MORE

Will a Birthmark Treated with Skin Bleaching Cream Reappear over Time?

I just got ahold of some hydroquinone cream for the spot on my arm and was wondering if this solution will be permanent... Will it look natural without the mark? READ MORE

Can Keloids Be Softened, Flattened, or Removed with Glycolic Acid?

I want to reduce a 9 year old keloid on my chest that is about an inch long. I've had good results from using glycolic acid on my acne, so I'm wondering if it might work as... READ MORE

Can a Mole Be Removed Without Leaving a Scar?

What can I expect in terms of scars after mole removal? Is it possible to do it with no scars whatsoever? READ MORE

What is the Cost of Accelerated Orthodontics?

There is little real information available about the cost of accelerated orthodontics, and I understand that there's a range but I'd like to know approximately what... READ MORE

Is Accutane Usually Covered by Insurance?

If not, what is the cost of Accutane if I pay out-of-pocket? READ MORE

Which Acne Treatments Are Covered by Insurance?

I'll pay if I need to but it would be nice to know which options we can try first through our insurance. READ MORE

What is the Cost of Acoustic Wave Therapy?

Can you buy single sessions of Acoustic Wave Therapy, or does it have to be a package? READ MORE

Is There a Risk of Alloderm Causing Infection?

I understand that Alloderm comes from donor tissue. Does this create a risk of infection after surgery? READ MORE

What is the Cost of Aquamid Injections?

I would expect the price to be quite high, understanding that the more permanent the filler, the higher the price. READ MORE

What is Arasys?

It looks like it's a gimmick, that you can use the machine to work out without exerting any effort. Does it really work? Arasys also says it'll help with skin rejuvenation! READ MORE

How Much Can I Expect to Spend Treating my Age Spots?

As i get older, my age spots get darker. I know it's not a treatment that's covered by insurance, but I'd like to know about how much to set aside for this. READ MORE

How is Aquamid Different from Artefill?

I know Artefill is done and gone, but I had one very minimal treatment that I was satisfied with, and it's lasted quite well. I'd like to know if Aquamid will do the same thing... READ MORE

What is the Cost of Arm Lift?

I can't stand my lunch lady arms and i'd like to have them gone! what kind of money are we talkin about here for arm lifting? READ MORE

How much does Asian Eyelid Surgery Cost?

Does Asian eyelid surgery cost more than a typical blepharoplasty? Just wondering is there's additional cost for asian blepharoplasty and also what the approximate price... READ MORE

Better to Have an Asian Surgeon for Asian Rhinoplasty or Blepharoplasty?

Would an Asian plastic surgeon be somehow better suited to perform a blepharoplasty or a rhinoplasty on an Asian patient? READ MORE

When Would Birthmark Removal Be Covered by Insurance?

I have a changing birthmark on my shoulder that I know needs to be looked at, and i'm wondering if the cost of removing it will most likely be covered by insurance. If not,... READ MORE

What Does Blu U Light Treatment Cost?

Do you only have this treatment once or is it usually a package? What's the cost range? READ MORE

Blue Light Therapy Price?

Is blue light treatment ever covered by insurance? READ MORE

How Much Does an Obagi Blue Peel Cost?

This peel was recommended to me by an acquaintance who had it, but I didn't ask her how much it cost. Before I go wasting anyone's time, I'd like to know what kind of pricing... READ MORE

When is a Body Lift Covered by Insurance?

I understand that most of the time, body lift surgery isn't covered by medical insurance, but in certain cases it is. What are the normal criteria for having a body lift paid... READ MORE

How Much Does a Body Lift Cost?

What is the range in price for a full body lift, assuming insurance will not cover any part of the surgery? READ MORE

Can You Have LASIK Twice?

I had LASIK eight years ago and have now begun to lose the clarity of my vision again. Can I do another LASIK surgery? READ MORE

Does LASIK Cause Night Vision to Change?

I'm almost convinced that I should go through with LASIK but I'm quite concerned about changes to my night vision, ie halos - how often does this side effect occur and what can... READ MORE

How Much Does LASIK Eye Surgery Cost?

I have seen the bargain ads for Lasik, and I know those deals can be dangerous or misleading. I'm just wondering what the appropriate price range should be per eye, for a... READ MORE

What's the Catch with Lasik for $599/eye?

Obviously the bargain Lasik deals are a scam somehow... what's the truth? How can they afford to offer LASIK at those prices? I heard once that they use old machines. READ MORE

Recovery After LASIK Eye Surgery?

How many days does it take to recover from LASIK eye surgery? Can you have it on a Friday and go back to work on Monday? READ MORE

Wearing Contacts Before LASIK?

I had a consult for Lasik surgery 5 or 6 years ago, and at the time I was told I couldn't wear my contacts during the 3 weeks before surgery, which was why I never went through... READ MORE

Lasik Complications

What are the most common complications following lasik surgery? how often do complications occur? READ MORE

How Much Does a Body Wrap Cost?

I want to do one of those slimming body wraps before my daughter's wedding, but I'd like to know what the usual price is for this spa treatment, and how many inches can I... READ MORE

How Much Do Regular Metal Braces Cost?

We don't expect braces for our son to be covered by insurance and understand that the price is high - what is the typical price range for your everyday average case of... READ MORE

What is the Price Range of a Breast Lift?

I'm interested in a breast lift but I don't think it's severe enough for insurance to cover it, nor do I want to try and use my insurance for that. What kind of cost range am I... READ MORE

How Much Does Brite Smile Cost?

I don't want to walk into the Brite Smile place in the mall until I know how much it costs, because I'm too afraid that if I go in, they will sell it to me before I can make a... READ MORE

How Much Does Butt Augmentation Cost?

I hate my butt size and shape and have looked for butt augmentation options. before i spend to much time researching, can the doctors give a averge cost or price for getting... READ MORE

How Much Do Butt Implants Cost?

Wanted to find typical cost of butt implant surgery. Can you explain why the prices are so differerent between doctors? READ MORE

How Much Does a Butt Lift Cost?

What's the normal price range for a butt lift, without implants, just some tightening and minimal lipo? READ MORE

What is Captique Used For?

What is Captique and what is it typically used to treat? READ MORE

How Much Does Cheek Augmentation Cost?

What does it cost to have cheek augmentation with and without the use of cheek implants? READ MORE

What Does a Cheek Lift Cost?

Is a cheek lift, or mid-face lift less expensive than a full face lift? What is the average price of a cheek lift? READ MORE

Cost to Get Rid of Double Chin?

I'm not old enough for a face lift etc., but I know for a fact I'll never lose this double chin and I'd really like it gone. What can I expect for a price range? READ MORE

How Are Clear Braces Different from Metal Braces?

Are clear braces still available as an alternative to metal braces? I don't mean invisalign, but the actual orthodontic braces that are tooth-colored. READ MORE

Are Clear Braces More Expensive?

Do the tooth colored braces cost more than traditional metal braces? READ MORE

Cost of Collagen Injections?

What does it cost to have collagen injections in the lips? READ MORE

Cost of Threadlift?

How much does the Threadlift cost? READ MORE

How Much Does Cool Lipo Cost?

What is the price range for Cool Lipo laser liposuction? Is it less expensive than traditional liposuction? READ MORE

Cost of a Cosmelan Treatment?

I'd like to try cosmelan for mild melasma before investing in laser treatment, but want to know how much it costs, and if you need more than one treatment? READ MORE

Cost of an Acupuncture Facelift?

What can I expect to pay for the acupuncture face lift treatments? READ MORE

How Much Do Da Vinci Veneers Cost?

How much do Da Vinci Veneers cost? Are they more expensive than normal veneers? READ MORE

What is a Deep Plane Facelift?

How is the deep plane facelift different from other face lift techniques? READ MORE

How Much Does a Dental Crown Cost?

What's the normal price range for dental crowns, when you have to pay out of pocket and have no dental insurance? READ MORE

How Much Do Dental Implants Cost? I'm really not into the idea of dentures.

Approximately how much does it cost per tooth for dental implants? I'm really not into the idea of dentures. READ MORE

How Much Does Dermaplaning Cost?

What is the usual price range for a dermaplaning treatment? READ MORE

How Much Does Elevess Cost?

Considering Elevess injections, but what's the price? READ MORE

How Much Does Evolence Cost?

What's the normal price per syringe of Evolence, and how much is used in a typical treatment, i.e. for the smile lines? READ MORE

How Much Does a Full Face Lift Cost?

I'm about to start scheduling consultations for a full face lift, but I'm curious about the range of prices I should expect to hear from surgeons. READ MORE

What's Your Breast Implant "Return Policy"?

Are breast implants designed to last forever, or do the implant companies provide a guideline for the length of time that a pair of breast implants should last? What are... READ MORE

How Long Should Blepharoplasty Results Last?

Is this normally a procedure that yields 3-4 years of improvement, or can I expect more longevity? Can it be done again if my eyelids fall more? READ MORE

How Much Does Zerona Cost?

I saw Zerona on The Doctors and i'm wondering how much the treatment costs. READ MORE

Is Zerona a One-time Treatment or is It a Series?

Is Zerona a One-time Treatment or is It a Series? READ MORE

When Will Reloxin or Dysport Be Available in the US?

When Will Reloxin or Dysport Be Available in the US? READ MORE

How Are Liposuction Prices Determined?

What factors go into the price of liposuction? READ MORE

What Should I Look for in Liposuction Before and After Photos?

When i'm looking at surgeons' before and after photos, what should I be looking for specifically? READ MORE

How Much is Liposuction?

Just wondering what the cost of lipo might be approximately... READ MORE

How Much Does Breast Augmentation Cost?

What is the approximate cost of breast augmentation surgery? READ MORE

Breast Augmentation Before and After Pictures

I'm in the process of deciding whether or not to have breast implants, and I'm looking at all of these - can I have some expert tips on what to look for in the before... READ MORE

How Much Does an Abdominoplasty Cost?

Just curious what the price range is for abdominoplasty surgery... READ MORE

Can Liposculpture Make Cellulite Worse?

I don't want to have lipo if it will make cellulite look worse... am i paranoid? i've heard conflicting opinions on this subject. READ MORE

How Long Does a Broken Nose Take to Heal?

Assuming the fracture is straight and minor, and doesn't need to be reset, how long does it take a broken nose to heal? READ MORE

I got in a little scuffle and my nose is hurt and swollen. How Do I Know if my Nose is Broken?

Ok, i got in a little scuffle and my nose is hurt and swollen - how do I know if it's broken? READ MORE

How is a Broken Nose That Twists to the Side Corrected?

I broke my nose and was "broke" at the time, so it healed crooked to the left - I don't mind looking like Owen Wilson so much but it might be a good idea to get it fixed now... READ MORE

How Much Bleeding After Broken Nose Repair?

When a broken nose is repaired, is there much bleeding afterward? READ MORE

Broken Nose Surgery

I've broken my nose repeatedly.  How many times can you break your nose and still get it fixed? READ MORE

How Do You Fix a Nose with a Bulbous Tip?

How exactly is excess tissue removed from the tip of the nose? READ MORE

How Much Does Fat Injection Cost?

How much do fat injections typically cost for face treatments? READ MORE

Cost of Fat Transfer Procedure?

Would like to know the usual cost range for fat transfer... thank you! READ MORE

Brow Lift Vs Forehead Lift: What's the Difference?

I know this seems like a silly question, but I see both terms used and am not sure if they're the same surgery... READ MORE

Cost of a Forehead Lift?

What is the price range of a forehead lift, just approximately... is this procedure less cost than a full face lift or more? READ MORE

How do Fractional Laser Treatments work?

There seems to be a million kinds of fractional lasers out there,  how do they work? READ MORE

How Much Does Fractional Resurfacing Cost?

As i shop for this treatment, i'm curious what kinds of prices i should expect to be quoted for fractional resurfacing, in general. READ MORE

Cost of Fraxel Repair CO2 Laser Resurfacing?

I know this is a single-treatment procedure but would also like to know what the approximate price range is? READ MORE

How Much Does Gastric Banding Cost?

Without insurance, what does the gastric banding procedure usually cost? READ MORE

Gastric Banding Less Invasive?

Is gastric banding less invasive than gastric bypass? What kinds of drawbacks are there to gastric banding? I've heard you can stretch the bands back out if you eat too much. READ MORE

How Much Does Gastric Bypass Surgery Cost?

Please help me understand what kind of costs are involved with the gastric bypass surgery process. READ MORE

Cost of GentleLASE Laser Hair Removal?

Is this a special kind of laser hair removal that costs more than other kinds of laser hair removal? READ MORE

How Much Does Hyaluronidase Cost?

How much do hyaluronidase injections cost? Is this cheaper than brand name hyaluronic acid injectables like Restylane or Juvederm? READ MORE

How Much Does Excessive Sweating Treatment Cost?

If this isn't covered by insurance, does the pricing per unit still apply as with Botox Cosmetic? READ MORE

How Much Does an Isolaz Treatment Cost?

What is the cost of this laser treatment? READ MORE

Cost of a Jessner Peel?

What should I expect to pay for a Jessner Peel? Just a price range... READ MORE

What is the Cost of Keloid Removal?

If this isn't a procedure covered by insurance, what would it cost out of pocket to pay for keloid removal? READ MORE

How Much Does a Laser Genesis Treatment Cost?

I heard that Laser Genesis treatment is pretty affordable - can you give me a rough idea of what "affordable" might be? READ MORE

How Much Does Laser Liposuction Cost?

Do all of the various kinds of laser liposuction cost about the same? READ MORE

Is One-stage Breast Reconstruction Better Than Two-stage Reconstruction?

Can the same results be expected with a single breast reconstruction surgery as with a two-stage procedure over time? READ MORE

What Are the Benefits of a Two Stage Breast Reconstruction?

I understand that breast reconstruction can be carried out in either one or two surgeries and I'm wondering why a two-surgery process would be better? READ MORE

Laser Teeth Whitening Prices

How much should I expect to pay for laser teeth whitening? READ MORE

What Does LED Therapy Cost?

How much does an LED light treatment usually cost? READ MORE

How Much Does Lip Augmentation Cost?

I know the price varies based on which lip filler is used, but what can I expect the range to be for lip augmentation injections? READ MORE

How Much Does Lipoma Removal Cost?

If my insurance doesn't cover the cost of a lipoma removal procedure, what is the approximate out-of-pocket price? READ MORE

How Much Does Lipotherme Cost?

How much does the Lipotherme laser liposuction treatment cost? Is it cheaper or more expensive than SmartLipo? READ MORE

How Much Does Lower Body Lift Cost?

I know my insurance isn't going to cover it, but I've lost a ton of weight (113 lbs so far!) and I know this surgery is on the horizon. I am saving up and will do some... READ MORE

How Much Do Lumineers Cost?

What is the price for Lumineers per tooth? Is it more or less than traditional porcelain veneers? READ MORE

Cost of a Lux 1540 Laser Treatment?

How much does this fractional laser treatment usually cost? is the price determined by depth or length of treatment? READ MORE

Cost of Macrolane?

What is the price for Macrolane injections? READ MORE

How is Alloderm Used During Breast Reconstruction?

How do medical products like Alloderm aid in breast reconstruction procedures? READ MORE

Cost of Vein Treatment?

How much does a typical vein treatment cost, laser or otherwise? READ MORE

How Much Does a Neck Lift Cost?

I would like to get my neck skin tightened up, remove some of the hanging skin. I believe that I need a neck lift procedure.  How much do qualified surgeons charge for this? READ MORE

Is There Such a Thing As a Non-surgical Face Lift?

What is usually involved in a "non-surgical" face lift? READ MORE

How Much Does a Pearl Laser Treatment Cost?

How much does this laser resurfacing treatment cost? READ MORE

Cost of Photodynamic Therapy?

How much can I expect to pay for photodynamic therapy? READ MORE

How Much Does Refirme Cost?

Wondering about refirme for skin tightening and the average cost per treatment for neck and face READ MORE

What is Rejuvanessence?

What is Rejuvanessence? READ MORE

Is 17 Too Young for Breast Reduction Surgery?

17-year-old Romanian tennis star Simona Halep, who won the junior French Open last year, has announced that she will have a breast reduction later this year. Is 17 too young... READ MORE

Is the HCG Diet Safe?

Just got invited to a seminar about the HCG diet, but when I went to read more it said it involved a daily shot of Human Choriogonadotropin accompanied by a 500 calorie diet.... READ MORE

What is an 'Oncoplastic' Procedure?

I'm confused about what this means in terms of breast reconstruction. READ MORE

What's So Great About Sculptra?

I keep hearing about it and have been told that many of the Hollywood faces that look so good are Sculptra users... what's the benefit of this injectable and other than lasting... READ MORE

Recent comments from Eva S

I can't believe you missed the amazing iGrow hair growing helmet on this list! Just put it on and Grow! READ COMMENT

Everything she's saying is the absolute ultimate worst case scenario with every side effect. And at the end, where they say "this video is sponsored by NO ONE??" That's a load too, because it's clearly sponsored by Consumer Reports and... READ COMMENT

So do you think it would work on fine blonde hair? or would it just be good for thick, coarse hair?? READ COMMENT

I'm so picky about my hair, I definitely reward both my colorist and hair cutter when i'm happy. I actually overtip to a fault most of the time. And it's nobody's business how much money you hide from the IRS!!!!!! READ COMMENT

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