shreeeker

Location: Los Angeles, CA
Member since 7/2/2015

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Reviews & Stories

Dr. Sadati in Newport Beach, CA - (Don't Wait As Long As I Did - Do It Now!)

This is day one - just had my neck lift /lower face lift this morning. All I can tell you is that everything I had concocted in my head was a million times worse then the actual procedure. I should have listened more carefully to Dr. Sadati because he told me what to expect and he was right. I've had no pain so far. My mouth feels fine and I could chew anything but I'm sticking to soft... READ MORE

Questions from shreeeker

Anxiety is standing in my way!

The only thing holding me back from making my neck lift/lower face lift appointment is anxiety about my neck feeling too tight and my head being bandaged. I normally suffer... READ MORE

Discussions started by shreeeker

Neck fright is holding me back! I want to hear from you about your necks after surgery.

I found the doctor, I'm ready to go but my fear of feeling strangled is standing in the way of me getting a much needed neck lift and lower face lift.  My doctor has... READ MORE

Recent comments from shreeeker

Great report. Thank you for sharing your journey! READ COMMENT

Hi Deb, Do try the relaxation techniques - they work! I didn't mean to suggest you were allowed to take a valium before a blood pressure test with your doctor. That I dont know. I meant that Dr. Sadati had me take a valium the night... READ COMMENT

Oh - dont get me wrong. I did wash the stitches! I just avoided a full shampoo of my entire head. Honestly, I didnt have the energy. I have been graced with the thickest, full head of hair of just about anyone I know. If I dont... READ COMMENT

Agree 100% - fixing the neck makes an INCREDIBLE difference to ones overall appearance. I'm still swollen in my jaw area and under my chin. It still feels quite tight - and of course I still have some black and blue on my neck. I have... READ COMMENT

Deb - I'm so glad you reached out. I can't imagine that there is anyone out there that could be more nervous then I was! I was a wreck - but I am here to tell you that you will get through this and you will be so surprised and... READ COMMENT