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Member since 6/3/2007


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Reviews & Stories

Artistry is Involved with Botox

Botox is old news but I discovered, having switched to another provider, that placement of the shots is an art and definitely affects my appearance! The first time I had Botox I ended up with the desired, diminished forehead crease but also a brooding look to my face.  Despite that, I liked that better than seeing the crease. To my surprise, when I went to a new provider for another... READ MORE

Perlane Lasted a Bit Longer Than Restylane but Not a Year

I switched from Restylane (used twicearound mouth and naso folds) because it never seemed to last more than 3 months and the second time, the pain and bruising was surprisingly bad (same MD as the first time and not a problem then).  I am now on month 4 of Perlane and so far, it is holding up OK, but I am doubtful of the one year potential they claim.  I also was at a new RNP and... READ MORE

Resty/Botox on Forehead Great

In Jan. 07, I had both Resty and Botox to diminish a deep forehead crease, furrows between my eyes, and crow's feet (that was only the Botox, I think), as well as Resty in the naso-labials and marionettes. The pain was slight and I had no bruising. Overall, I immediately liked the look, but the nose and mouth area seemed to return to their original state within a month or less, whereas... READ MORE

Brow Lift 4 Years Later

After having upper lids done in 1999, I opted for a brow lift in 2003, combined with lower lids. The lift procedure was much more invasive than I thought it would be and I was shocked to see myself in the bandages for the first few days; much bruising, swelling, dried blood, etc. The pain post-surgery was manageable with Tylenol and I was out and about, albeit with make-up and limited head... READ MORE

Recent comments from claredelune

Thank you for the detailed explanation! READ COMMENT

I don't think this lift changed shape or size of eyes, whereas the lid surgery did reshape eyes a bit due to lifting of excess skin off uppers. READ COMMENT