Location: Chicago, IL
Member since 5/19/2011


  • 9 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 2 questions

Reviews & Stories

Zeltiq... Waiting to See Results and Feeling the Effects! - Chicago, IL

If you read my other post then you know I am getting married in September, that is why I am trying to look my best. I decided on Zeltiq (cool sculpting) due to it being cheaper than lipo (by $2100 less to be exact) and the no downtime benefit of it. I went into my doc's office last Thursday night after work to get my abdomen and muffin tops done. I arrived and waited about 15 minutes... READ MORE

Painful but Really Works! - Chicago, IL

I am getting married in September so I wanted to have nice pearly whites for my big day. I went to my dentist after work and got it done in an hour. When I arrived the assistant offered me some water and two advils, she mentioned it would help with the sensitivity. Then the dentist explained to me how the procedure would be done and what I could expect from it, she did a quick cleaning and... READ MORE

Questions from g_girrrl

Can I Use a Compression Garment After Zeltiq?

I just got my lower abs and muffin tops done (zeltiq) and I was wondering if I can use a compression garment to help the fat disolve and keep the skin tight. I know is not... READ MORE

Can Zeltiq (Cool Sculpting) Affect my Period? Bad Side Effects?

I had Zeltiq done on my lower abdomen a week before my period was due. The week due of arrival came and went and I never got my period. I am 15 days late and I am not pregnant... READ MORE

Recent comments from g_girrrl

Sounds like you have very sensitive teeth if you cant even stand the OTC products so it's really up to you. The Zoom was my 2nd procedure, the first one was done about 5 years ago (britesmile) and I think is worth the pain. Advil does... READ COMMENT

Yes I thought of the control top undies and got me a pair over the weekend and it does help. I am going to try the lidocaine gel, but mostly the pain is inside like im getting poked inside with needles, not so much the skin . READ COMMENT

It seems that the whole "painless" part is a huge LIE! Im in so much pain and im only on day 6. How long did the pins and needles pain last for you? The pain started 4 days after the procedure. Nothing is helping the pain as far as... READ COMMENT

How long did the pins and needles pain last? I had mine done 6 days ago and just yesterday I started feeling the pinching and is soooooo bad! Nothing is helping the pain as far as Tylenol and Advil. Please tell me it only lasted a few... READ COMMENT

Hi Britt! Well let me tell you, my teeth were sensitive for the first 48hrs for sure! However my dentist recommended brushing with sensodyne plus she gave me fluoride to apply at night before going to bed which totally helped. The... READ COMMENT