CatherineSF

Location: San Francisco, CA
Member since 9/18/2010

Activity

  • 30 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 28 comments

Reviews & Stories

Bio-Alcamid Causes Dangerous Infections, Do NOT Consider Using It!

I had bio-alcamid injected in my cheeks, temples, nasolabial folds and edges of my lips while living in Europe. This was hands-down the stupidest thing I've ever done. Not only did it not improve my looks (it did NOT look natural) but, years later, I developed a horrible infection as a result of trying to have it removed. When they injected it they told me it could be removed if I... READ MORE

Great for Hyperpigmentation if a Bit Pricey - San Francisco

I'm rather shocked to see so many negative experiences with Fraxel described here. I wonder if the problem is with the practitioners, not with the technology. I have had several Fraxel treatments over the past 2 years and the results have been very good. I also haven't expected any miracles. Basically I wanted to get rid of spots and tighten up my face a bit. Fraxel has been very... READ MORE

Recent comments from CatherineSF

After my facelift surgery I used InviCible scar therapy. You can buy it online and it's not expensive. I researched online and found that it had the best reviews. For me it was miraculous - I have virtually no scars now. You can also... READ COMMENT

Yes I used it for several months after my surgery and it's amazing. My scars really are invisible READ COMMENT

Hi, sorry to hear you had a bad experience. Just a suggestion: instead of getting more implants (you already spent so much money on something you're not happy with), consider getting some medical tattooing (also known as permanent... READ COMMENT

Hi, sorry to hear you had a bad experience. Just a suggestion: instead of getting more implants (you already spent so much money on something you're not happy with), consider getting some medical tattooing (also known as permanent... READ COMMENT

Hi Seana, I would be careful with removing it if it is not infected. The infection which led to my having ER surgery (see beginning of this thread) was a result of my attempting to have it removed. The doctor did manage to remove quite... READ COMMENT