Location: Tucson, AZ
Member since 12/6/2010


  • 22 total posts
  • 3 reviews

Reviews & Stories

Sciton Halo for Fine Wrinkles, Elasticity, and Sun Damage

I saw a half price offer for Sciton Halo, and I decided to do my face (so it was $450). I have shallow wrinkles from my mouth up to the crows' feet when I smile, some light brown spots, and some general aging. I've had ematrix in the past (several years), but wanted the mild ablative effect to remove sun damage, hopefully help prevent future skin cancers since those run in the family. I... READ MORE

Ematrix - 4 treatments on my face

I had my first ematrix treatment in August 2010, a low level "A" on my face with a little work on my neck. On my neck I have some acne scarring that shows as discoloration, but the scars aren't raised. On my face I have crows feet, some droopiness, and all that good stuff that comes with middle age. The day after my August treatment, my neck was a little pink, but nothing... READ MORE

My Zeltiq Experience - Tucson, AZ

I went in for a consult on Dec 2, 2010. I am 5-10lbs within my target weight, but I've always had a muffin top and love handles. After chatting, I decided to go forward with treatment. There was an immediate opening, so I had my lower abs treated with the small hand piece (large one was too big for me). The treatment felt crowded, but not painful. I read and listened to my ipod. I was given... READ MORE

Recent comments from zeezee

I used cold packs right after treatment, but I wish I had continued that the next two days. I think it would have helped the swelling and redness, and maybe have accelerated healing. Make sure you have some cold packs in your freezer. READ COMMENT

I still wouldn't want to go to work like this. READ COMMENT

My results are not as dramatic as the pictures from the makers of ematrix. I think most doctors' web sites use those. I figure the featured people got extra strong treatments, so set your expectations. Also shop around to find the... READ COMMENT

Pinksusan, do you have an update? I'm thinking about liposonix, too. READ COMMENT

I'm not an expert, but what I've been told is that ematrix is one of the few treatments that can go close to the eyes because it's IR energy, not a laser. It only penetrates a certain distance into the skin. I have had pulses below... READ COMMENT