Location: South TX
Member since 10/27/2011


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Anyone with autoimmune disease should avoid collagen fillers

Do some research for yourself.  But know there are" no studies showing those with autoimmune disease can safely have injectable collagen fillers."   In... READ MORE

Recent comments from TxOrchid

Oh, my, hope you have seen a rheumatologist or good internist to test you. Layman here, good luck! READ COMMENT

Never heard that and have eaten eggs during the 35 yrs I've had multiple AI diseases. READ COMMENT

As a layman with autoimmune diseases, I would only consider fat transfer. Btw, not one physician/plastic surgeon warned me away from fillers!! I did extensive research myself and discovered the contraindications. In my experince you... READ COMMENT

My layman's research guess is that Hyaluronic acid fillers should not trigger a collagen response. Have YOU considered surgery? I had lower eyelid lift and it looks great. I don't look tired any more. READ COMMENT

HIV is Human Immunodeficient Virus....a virus that causes AIDS, Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome. No relstion to "autoimmune" diseases, which are those in which our own immune system starts targeting something in our own body, such... READ COMMENT