mncardiojunkie

Location: Minneapolis, MN
Member since 4/1/2011

Activity

  • 7 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 5 comments

Reviews & Stories

I Guess That I Took the Results for Granted. - Edina, MN

I hesitated to first write this review, but I thought that maybe my experience would help others. January 2009 I had one full vile of Sculptra injected into my face to the cost of about $900. The injections themselves were not painful, but within five hours I was in so much pain that I was dizzy. I have a very high tolerance to pain and the injections affected me for about three days after. I... READ MORE

So Far So Good! - Minneapolis, MN

I'm very happy with my results. I received injections 4/28 and by 5/06 I am beginning to see excellent results already. My physician originally did the injections so he could isolate those muscles to inject a filler later. I'll let him make the call, but I might not need filler there at all. I'd rather use the filler somewhere else. Are no lines between my eyebrows at all. I... READ MORE

Recent comments from mncardiojunkie

The nurse that preformed the injections contacted me and wants to work with me to review a plan to make me feel comfortable. I appreciate this and I have another appointment on May 17 and will report what progress occurs. Hats off to... READ COMMENT

Actually Megan, it's more like 1 VILE plus 3 SYRINGES of Sculptra with very little results. Now I have been told that I need 2 syringes of Perlane. It all sorts out to be around $2300 (roughly). Had I known this, I would have spent the... READ COMMENT

I massaged the injection sites 5 times a day, for five minutes each day, for five days. I think that it's necessary to do so to prevent any little lumps. READ COMMENT

No, I'm sorry, Megan. My post is a little goofy. Both times it appears that I had deep injections and both time the pain started within 5 hours of the injections. To my understanding, it is a slow metabolism that allows the results... READ COMMENT

Thank you Britt! I need to dig through my photos to see if I can find a "before". However, since I tried to hide those lines, I might not find one. I am due to return to Dr. Tholen May 17 for injectable fillers. So if I can find... READ COMMENT