Location: Hayward, CA
Member since 5/11/2011


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Questions from Ruca

Is It Normal for the Forehead to Bulge Slightly After Botox Treatment, or is This Residual Swelling? (Photos)

Had 1st injections Wed.: 20 units in Glabulla, 12 in forehead. Thurs. morning had throbbing pain + swollen to the point of disfigurin. It's now Sat.: pain mostly gone,... READ MORE

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I have friends who have had lovely success with a derma pen and some who like derma rollers, but I'm told the electric pen is vastly superior. I paid $1500 for 3 sublative rejuvination facials that gave me subtle but acceptable... READ COMMENT

Megan, after spending 13 years working in Optometry Offices and Ophthalmology offices (total of 18 years experience as an ABO/NCLE certified Optician/Contact Lens Tech before moving on to get an English MA and an MBA, also working as a... READ COMMENT

You know what, Chrispuch? I finally gave up. After nearly a year of waiting for Allergan to make good on the BOGO, and nearly a year of the laser center I bought it from giving me the run-around, I'd had enough. Husband and I had... READ COMMENT

This is helpful for me, as I just had my 1st injections last Wednesday evening, making today almost 5 full days post-injection, and I still have substantial movement, although the worst areas are perfectly frozen (as they should be).... READ COMMENT

I got ONE free one back in May, but not the other. It's 1 per patient, but both my husband and I go to the same laser center, so one of the BOGOs was for him, technically. The doctor prescribed it to him, and the 1st bottle was sold to... READ COMMENT