Location: Boston, MA
Member since 1/31/2011


  • 13 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 9 questions

Reviews & Stories

Very Happy with Botox - Boston, MA

I asked my plastic surgeon to be conservative as this was my first time having Botox. One week out, I am extremely pleased with the results. I just look like I'm having a great day! I appreciate the fact that, on this forum, I was able to ask about the scary side effects listed on the website. Several doctors set my mind at ease, and as a result I had the nerve to go through with the... READ MORE

Questions from shelly57

Canadian Pharmacy for Retin-a

Dear Doctors, I am currently using retin a micro and like the results. However, it is very expensive. Is it safe to have my pharmacy send the prescription to a Canadian... READ MORE

Botox Side Effects: Are They Common?

I'm a healthy 57 year old, and will be getting Botox next week. Some of the side effects listed are pretty scary. Have you ever had patients experience loss of muscle... READ MORE

How Soon After Botox is It Ok to Get Brows Waxed?

Hello, I had 30 units of Botox for 11's between my eyebrows and crows feet for my 57 year old face. All is going well, and I'm pleased. It has been 2 weeks; it is... READ MORE

Timeline for Fat Grafting to "Take?"

Hello, I understand that it takes a period of time for the fat grafting to "take" and have blood vessels attach to it. Is that timeline days, or weeks, or months?... READ MORE

How to Find a Doctor for Mini Lift?

I am interested in getting a mini lift. Do you recommend going with a Plastic Surgeon in Boston who has his own highly rated practice, or a teaching hospital in Boston (also... READ MORE

Invisalign tooth not tracking - Dr. ignoring it. Any suggestions?

Early in my Invisilign process, one incisor tooth was 'not tracking' and the attachment on it did not fit into the corresponding bubble. It needs a lot of rotation. So, the... READ MORE

What is your opinion of Acceledent?

I just finished 12 months of Invisilign. My teeth still needed refinement, and I'd like to use Acceledent to speed up the process. My refinement trays will take 9 months. I'm a... READ MORE

Open Bite after Invisalign. Can you reassure me?

I finished my first round of Invisilign, and my back teeth did not touch, only my front teeth. This caused problems chewing. Now I'm on my refinement trays (9 months) but I'm... READ MORE

Recent comments from shelly57

I'm excited for you. I'm having profound soon .. is 7 days recovery time enough? That's what I scheduled from work READ COMMENT

Just wondering what your recovery was like. Also is it safe to use on the neck? You look great ! READ COMMENT

Hang in there! May I ask, were you getting Botox around your eyes, or were you having the Botox closer to your mouth? thanks, Shelly READ COMMENT