Location: Glendale, CA
Member since 6/25/2014


  • 69 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 6 questions

Reviews by Tesssa

Botox in Forehead. Too Much or Wrong for Me (Six Days Post) Glendale, CA

After having about 14 units of Botox in my frown lines a month prior (the 11 lines) and with the result looking very natural (I could still frown, move, etc. it just looked softer and less wrinkly -- perfect), I decided to do my upper forehead. Doctor used only about 8-10 units (not sure but not... READ MORE

Juvederm in Nasolabial Lines. Overfill? Lines worse - Santa Monica, CA

I had juvederm in my naso lines about five months ago. It looked great. No downtime, barely any swelling, no bruising, I just looked fantastic. I noticed it started to fade just a bit and figured getting a touch up would be OK, but I wasn't sure. Maybe it could overfill? My doctor (a new one --... READ MORE

Questions from Tesssa

48 hours ago I had 8-12 units of Botox in upper forehead. Is that a conservative amount for upper forehead?

48 hours ago I had 8-12 (not sure) units of Botox in upper forehead. Had about 15 units in 11 line & lower forehead a month prior. Looked great. Lots of movement still. Thought... READ MORE

Follow up: 48 hours ago I had 8-12 units of Botox in upper forehead. Is that a conservative amount for upper forehead?

I asked a question about eyelid hooding and eyebrow dropping a few days ago. It's been 5 full days post and the slightly bad results are worse:( I am worried by 2 weeks they... READ MORE

Follow up to my previous question: 10 units of Botox in frontalis, would a touch up help even if my forehead is over-treated?

Had 10 units Botox 8 days ago in my frontalis. In mid May I had 14 units of Botox in my glabella & lower brow . Looked great. The glabella treatment has made my eyes hooded &... READ MORE

I had 10 units in my forehead 12 days ago. My inner lid is swelling. It looks like I have an eye allergy. When will this end?

Had 10 units Botox 12 days ago in my frontalis. May 15, had 14 units in glabella. Looked great. But the frontalis shots have made my eyes hooded & brow drop. Though I can make... READ MORE

Juvederm Nasolabial lines -- swelling

Had Juvederm for the first time in my nasolabial line 5 months ago. Followed up yesterday w/ minor touch up, probably about 1/4 a syringe. The moment I left, I looked fine.... READ MORE

I had Botox in glabella, scowl lines, and lateral brow. Dent near lateral brow next morning. Is it pressure from icing? 18 units

Botox yesterday & notice dent in my temple next to outer brow this morning. Didn't touch it for two hours. Sat up for hours, working at computer. Iced forehead 2 hours post &... READ MORE

Recent comments from Tesssa

Bertbrows: Yay! I'm so glad you're feeling better and since I'm a little late reading this, I bet you're even better now. I am totally fine and have been for a while. I think this stuff lasted about three months for me. And after two... READ COMMENT

I'm so glad you're feeling better! Isn't it crazy? I'm back to my self again, it's gone. But I had that second month -- maybe by week six -- where I was like -- I actually look kind of GOOD. Wait a second. I DO look good and this is... READ COMMENT

Bertborws: I'm so sorry you're going through this. I understand! I'm also pretty much certain that you are going to be fine! This will be better in six weeks. You might even be better sooner but you're probably in the same state I was... READ COMMENT

Jq3827: I agree with you. The deals. One of the docs I went to said he wouldn't do below a certain amount of units. No matter what. Um... well bye, bye, then. Your consistent method is smart. And stick to one area that works for you. I... READ COMMENT

Neanderthal: No problem! I was hoping people didn't think I was being totally obsessive. But I figured, those in the same boat, many are doing the same thing every damn day -- mirror! What is it gonna look like?! And you're keeping it... READ COMMENT