Location: Sacramento, CA
Member since 11/30/2008


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Reviews & Stories

Unhappy with my Lopsided Quicklift Results

I had the Quicklift procedure 8 months ago. Along with a cheek and browlift. I have been unhappy from the moment I woke up. One cheek was pulled up to my side burn area and there was a deep lateral sweep from the corner of my mouth going up to my ear. The other side of my face was barely lifted. I understand the drawbacks of the mini-lifts. My doctor states that the Quicklift is a... READ MORE

Questions from hellofromteresa

Uneven Results from Cheek Lift Procedures

I had a neck, cheek and brow lift. Now, my jowls are next to the corners of my mouth. The surgeon said he Liposuctioned the saggy skin and it will take 9 months for the skin to... READ MORE

Where Do Jowls Go when SMAS Muscle is Lifted and Tightened?

Do they move outward or up next to the sides of the mouth and just hang? Would lifting that muscle cause the lower face to appear heavier? READ MORE

What to Do About Asymmetry After Quick Lift?

I am very unhappy with my Quick Lift results. My face whole face is now asymmetrical, despite that my doctor thinks I look great. I don't like that I have a hugh lateral... READ MORE

Sweep Marks After Mini Lift?

I had marionette lines and loose skin in the jowl area. They were not fatty. I had a Mini lift that included lifting and trimming of the SMAS muscle. Now my jowls look like... READ MORE

More Than a Liposuction to Correct Crease on Face?

I had a procedure that elevates both skin and underlying SMAS layer. A suspension cheek lift, subcataneous Brow lift, placation of the platysma and Liposuction to the neck and... READ MORE

Lump Behind Ear That Oozed, then a Blue Thread Appeared

5 months after a revision facelift......a tender area behind my ear became a hard lump. A month later it began to just ooze a little bit. Now that the oozing stopped.....what I... READ MORE

Recent comments from hellofromteresa

Hey Katherine,,,,,,,,,,I just ran across this old post.......Hope you get this message....All of those pictures are after pictures.......there is only one before picture.......and that before picture was used in one of the pictures........ READ COMMENT

Hey Saphire...........just thought I would look at this old feed and I spotted your post. Yes it is hard to tell which pictures are before and after. there's nowhere to put comments. but the only before picture is the one where I am... READ COMMENT

Thank you for your support. I do want to add that several months ago I had an appointment with a regular medical doctor for possible high cholesterol. I had never seen the doctor before. After talking with her for a while, I... READ COMMENT

I think you might be writing to me. I'm hellofromteresa. I had a revision 1 year after the first surgery. The very last picture is after the revision. You can see that the sweep mark is still there. I'm not sure what you are... READ COMMENT

Hi 1234ano, In my opinion the sweeping mark is from the upward pull/movement of the skin on the side of the face. Leaving the area on the side's of the mouth drooping. As I mentioned, my surgeon did do a revision surgery and tried... READ COMMENT