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1 out of 5 stars Botox
I had botox injections to my forehead by Dr. Richard Strecker at the Plymouth, MA location and am very dissatisfied. My lids are so heavy that I now look tired / angry. I literally have to lift my lid to apply mascara, I was better off with the wrinkles on my forehead. I cannot wait for this to wear off.
1 out of 5 stars Botox
I saw Dr. Strecker for Botox. I specifically told him that anything more than 15 units to my forehead would cause lid dropping. He assured me that "his" technique would not. Needless to say I have significant lid dropping. At the follow up visit I expressed my concerns regarding the drooping and heaviness as well as I can see the lines returning in my forehead after only 4 weeks. Dr....
Undergraduate & Medical SchoolUndergraduate: Harvard University
Medical: Boston University School of Medicine
Post-Medical School TrainingInternship: Tufts University Hospitals
Residency: Opthalmology, Washington Hospital Center
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LASIK is a great procedure for people ages 20- late 30's, this is when you'll get the biggest benefit from the procedure. Once you enter your 40's,... READ MORE
I would suggest that you get this hair treatment one month before LASIK and wait three months after LASIK. You don't want any outside components to... READ MORE
A good option would be to meet with the injector for a consultation so that they can tailor the treatment to your needs. In regards to a chemical brow... READ MORE
Hello, A better option for you may be to use an HA filler because this will last much longer, about a year, as opposed to Botox, which typically lasts... READ MORE
It could be that another syringe would benefit you or on the other hand it may have been where and how the injector used the Radiesse. If the product... READ MORE
Hello, the Botox should have worn off within 3-4 months. If you are still experiencing droopy lids, I would recommend an ophthalmic evaluation to rule... READ MORE
This should be fine. We recommend about 24 hours of no strenuous activity after receiving Botox injections. READ MORE
Your uneven eyebrows can be treated to be made symmetric with Botox. We could lower the right brow with Botox to match the left brow. READ MORE
I would not recommend Botox when you're pregnant or breastfeeding. HA fillers are naturally occurring and would be safe to use in theory; however, you... READ MORE
What is the best ongoing treatment for horizontal forehead lines and frown lines that are visible at rest? (Photo)
My first treatment choice for wrinkles at the eyes and above is Botox. I will sometimes use HA fillers after Botox to treat deeper wrinkles that Botox... READ MORE
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This patient describes his life and experience being glasses-free after LASIK, noting his rediscovered joy of swimming. WATCH VIDEO
This patient describes her experience during and after her LASIK procedure. This patient needed her glasses so infrequently that it was a chore to remember them. WATCH VIDEO
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