Member since 11/23/2011


  • 13 total posts
  • 5 reviews
  • 2 questions

Reviews by Ricechex

No Results - San Diego, CA

Reduce wrinkles, reduce acne scarring I had this procedure done to reduce wrinkles and old acne scars. Improve skin tone and texture. There was an anaesthelogist and I had IV sedation. When the procedure was completed I had minimal redness and swelling. There was some slight burning... READ MORE

So Far, So Good! - San Diego, CA

I am 48 years old and in the past 18 months I developed a pooch underneath my chin. I was horrified. The dreaded double chin! Wasn't ready yet for a facelift, but wanted a better profile. Dr. assessed my skin with good elasticity and he used the Smart Lipo. I was very swollen for the first week,... READ MORE

Latisse is Amazing. - San Diego, CA

This may be a premature post because I have only been using this for 2 weeks. I always had decent eyelashes, but with age....ugh, less of them and thinner. Eyelash extensions were costly and time consuming. Who has time to get these done every month? I noticed results after just 2 days. ... READ MORE

52 Years Old---Who is That I See in the Mirror? - San Diego

I am an average looking lady. My usual focus is skin, but my last year at 51 my face seemed to take a nose dive. Oops, I mean a face dive! Everything looked weird, and not quite right. I go to a reputable med spa and decided to try Sculptra. My RN stated that it helps do do the temples, so... READ MORE

Almost 53 and Getting a Facelift and Browlift. Very Excited and Nervous Too - La Jolla, CA

Hello All, I have been wanting a FL for some time, but my bad habits were holding me back. Quit smoking in January and I am good to go. Getting a Face lift and Brow lift. PS says I am a perfect candidate for a Brow lift. I had an upper bleph and submental liposuction done by same DR in June... READ MORE

Questions from Ricechex

Why Don't I see Results of CO2 Laser Skin Resurfacing After 2 Months?

I recently paid $3100 for a Full Ablative CO2 Laser Skin Resurfacing from a PS. I was put on sedation with an anaethesiologist, and the procedure was done in 30 minutes. I had... READ MORE

What is the Correct Settings for a Full CO2 Ablative Skin Resurfacing?

I received my medical record and this was the settings: First pass done with 30 watts, 400 dwell time and 500 microseconds of spacing. The face was then feathered with a drop... READ MORE

Recent comments from Ricechex

I wouldn't do it. Why jeopardize all that work and money and pain? You can have sex in another week or so.....man will live without..... READ COMMENT

Update: I apply Latisse around 6 PM every night. Sometimes during the evening, prior to bedtime I rub my eyes because it irritates a little. Tonight, I noticed I have hair growing above my eyes and on my cheeks! OH NO. This stuff is... READ COMMENT

Where do I post them? READ COMMENT

Even better! Ok, I will crop some pics and post em. The feeling seems to be coming back pretty quickly now. Its not perfectly smooth, but, hey, at 48 years old, what else to be expected. I am VERY pleased. It is nice to see a... READ COMMENT