Location: Hayward, CA
Member since 10/26/2010


  • 22 total posts
  • 3 reviews
  • 2 questions

Reviews & Stories

The Real Thing? - California

Had Restalyne 7 mos ago, needed minor maintenance. New dr suggested Juvederm. Came in with large syringe of pale brownish liquid. Said there was some product left over so it could be saved and used mos later. In past previous dr always took product directly from box in my presence. This seemed strange. Should I be concerned? Dr said he prefers to under fill then make corrections later.... READ MORE

Love It! - California

Actually had Perlane(sp) and Restylane on Tuesday. The Perlane was used to plump up the area along the sides of my chin. The plumping cammoflages the fullness that has began to appear from sagging skin. It lessens the appearange of jowls. The Restylane was used for my lip lines, lips, and lines between my nose and mouth. The transition is amazing and will actually prolong my need for a mid... READ MORE

Never So Disappointed with MAX FX - Livermore, CA

I had this procedure in the summer of 2009. I have enlarged pores and some scaring from acne. I have had a lower face lift in 2001 {not performed by the same surgeon}, my upper and lower eyes done, laser resurfacing,dermabrasion and Restalyne. The texture of my skin was changing for the worse and the fine lines, particularly around my mouth and the 'orange peel'chin had returned. My skin just... READ MORE

Questions from Hayward9144

What is the Best Mid Facelift Procedure?

I had a facelift about 10 years ago. Recently, I have noticed that when I smile the area from the corner of my mouth to eyes is a mass of wrinkles. I use fillers around my... READ MORE

Is it Possible that My Doctor is Saving Leftover Juvederm for Another Treatment?

Doc said it would take 2 v's for minor maintenance of nasal, marionette & 2 small lines btw eyes. After completion said I had about 1/3 syringe left & could use... READ MORE

Recent comments from Hayward9144

Drs tell me to drink gatorade and water. I do think that the juvederm had something to do with my sudden condition. Now going on 1 1/2 yrs. I don't increase my sodium as that is dangerous. I just don't avoid salt. Des have no... READ COMMENT

So sorry about your terrible experience. My outcome was somewhat like yours. I was in and out of emergency then I was diagnosed with hyponitremia (low sodium) and dehydration. That was over a year ago. I continue to have unexplained... READ COMMENT

Sorry, I don't see the link. READ COMMENT

Thanks. That's very interesting. I'll have to do more research. READ COMMENT

Can anyone offer specific information with respect to the Lifestyle Lift facility in San Ramon, California. I think it would be great if patients would state the city and state where they were treated. It would be most helpful. JMHO. READ COMMENT