Location: Nyack, NY
Member since 1/25/2012


  • 57 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 1 discussion
  • 30 questions

Reviews & Stories

Dr Eric Joseph is Honest and an Artist - West Orange, NJ

I am almost 50. i went to Dr Joseph for Silikon 1000 in my face. I have great skin but I see minor flaws in my face (just like everyone else does on this site) Instead of taking my money, Dr Joseph sent me home and told me to "age a bit first" and then return. He did however do my hands for me and they have gone from old looking to incredible in 2 treatments. I plan on asking Dr Joseph to do... READ MORE

Questions from beth5062

Drains After Tt?

Im having a tt-mostly just for loose skin aboube belly button-my stom already flat. do I really need a pain pump and drains? READ MORE

Tt or Skin Revision?

For just some loose skin above belly button-can I have a skin excision instead of a full tt? READ MORE

Is There Any Reason Why a Cathether is Left in After Surgery?

I am having a tt in 1 week. Is there any reason why my cath would not be removed before I wake up? I never had bladder issues after gen anesth. and I would much rather wet my... READ MORE

Saline Vs Silicone-re Size-capsular Contracture?

Is it true that you need to go at least 100 cc's bigger when switching from saline to silicone implants in order to get the same projection? also-which type is better for... READ MORE

Does above or below muscle placement of implants matter in avoiding a repeat episode of capsular contracture?

Does placement of breast implants matter when trying to avoid a repeat episode of capsular contracture? READ MORE

Tt Binder Ripping my Skin off?

Why is my tum tuck binder ripping my skin off? Im treating it with hydrogen peroxide and neosporin-do you think it will heal without scarring? READ MORE

Drainage Tube Pain?

Does it hurt to have tummy tuck drainage tubes removed? Please answer quickly-I am going tomorrow. Thank you! READ MORE

Help on Swelling?

I looked great right after my tt (2 wks ago) but now I am more swollen and mis-shapen-also where I had lipo on this normal? READ MORE

Can You Please Address This Issue for Me?

I had an implant exchange and total cap removal on my right breast due to a cap con. My left one didnt have prior cap con but my ps still replaced that implant too. I switched... READ MORE

Uneven Following Capsulectomy on Right-implant Exchange on Both?

Following a complete capsulectomy (for cap con) on my right breast, it is softer and lower than my left. As the capsule forms, will that lift and define my rt breast a bit? I... READ MORE

Will my Right Side Look More Even As I Heal or Will I Need Revision Surgery? (photo)

Will my right breast form a capsule and firm up eventually? This pic is 3 weeks following a capsulectomy on the right and an implant exchange on both breasts from saline 450 to... READ MORE

Tingly Stabbing Pain in Breast?

I recently had a capsulectomy and implant replacement in my right breast. I am having some intermittent stabbing-tingly pains now 3 wks post op. Is this normal? I am also... READ MORE

How Long Does Swelling Last After Tt and Lipo and when Can I Start to Do Sit Ups?

Go long does swelling last after tt and lipo and when can i start to do sit-ups/ READ MORE

Is This Swelling Normal?

I am tummy tuck post op almost 6wks. I have a 3 inch wide band of swelling that developed right above and on my scar. It looks like a long raised rectangle of swelling. I have... READ MORE

Cellulaze for a Smaller Amount of Cellulite Question?

I am 47-at my right weight (113 at 5'2")-I workout-eat clean-and I still have cellulite on my back-front-side of thighs (thank you Mom). My Q is: does cellulaze REALLY help? I... READ MORE

Revision Surgery For Uneven Results? (photo)

This is a follow up to my uneven result in December and I decided to put internal sutures in my right breast to have it match better to my left breast. I had a capsulectomy on... READ MORE

Should I Have a Breast Lift? (photo)

These are pics exactly 3 months after my tummy tuck and a few breast surgeries. I had a capsulectomy on my rt breast-an implant exchange on both-from 450 saline to 600 silikon... READ MORE

Will Losing 10 Lbs Mess Up Tummy Tuck Results?

I recently had a tummy tuck and implant exchange/breast revision. I was about 6 lbs over my "best" weight for my frame going into surgery and gained 4 more from eating too many... READ MORE

Will I get good results from a thigh lift with only a bit of loose skin?

I am looking into thigh lift surgery-is it worth it for just some loose skin? it really bothers me-have you seen good results when there is not a ton of skin to excise? READ MORE

Can you tell me if any face peels are effective but only around 3-4 days downtime?

I'm looking to add on a chemical peel of some sort to another procedure but I don't have time to heal for over 4-5 days max. What would be the most effective yet least downtime... READ MORE

How soon can I possibly be presentable after bullhorn lip lift surgery?

I have olive skin and I scar well. I'm a really fast healer and in excellent health. I'm 48. Do you think it is possible for me to be presentable in public a week after this... READ MORE

What is the average recovery time for a deep phenol peel?

I had a deep phenol peel under conscious sedation along with a lip lift. The peel was only done around my lower lid and high cheek area. I'm at day 2 and very swollen. How long... READ MORE

Please tell me when my phenol peel will begin to peel??

I had a phenol peel just under my eyes and upper cheeks 3 days ago. It is still bright red. I am keeping Vaseline on it as much as I can. Can you tell me please how much longer... READ MORE

Help!! I had a partial phenol peel under my eyes and upper cheek area! Can I use a self tanning cream for demarcation lines?

Now I have demarcation lines-can I use a self tanning cream to correct this? Or what can I do now? I don't have the downtime for another peel for the remainder of my skin. READ MORE

Will an inner thigh lift also help the loose skin above my knees?

I'm at my right weight and I have healthy eating habits. I have cellulite and loose skin all over my thighs. The rest of my body is is great shape. My question is- will an... READ MORE

Will cellulaze address dimply somewhat loose skin above my knees?

Will cellulaze help tighten looser dimply skin on the front of my thighs and above my knees? I am 48, in good shape and already at my best weight. Thank you! READ MORE

What exactly would address loose skin on my thighs?

I do not need a tummy tuck or a butt lift. Is there anything that would just leave a few well hidden scars but tighten all the way around my thighs? also, I don't want the... READ MORE

Can ultrasonic cavitation really tighten the skin on my thighs?

Please answer question quickly-I don't want to waste any more money! READ MORE

What is approx recovery time for a lower body lift without muscle tightening?

I previously had a tummy tuck and now I am considering a lower body lift for loose thigh skin. I will not be having any muscle repair. My doctor told me I could be back to work... READ MORE

One more question regarding lower body lift. Will I have trouble or pain in certain positions after?

I have some loose skin from age, yo yo dieting and pregnancies, but not a lot. I'm scheduled for a lower body lift. My question is, when I'm standing up I feel like I have too... READ MORE

Recent comments from beth5062

Hi- I would love to hear all about your thigh lift-my size is similar to you and I am very active too. I have the same issue and I am planning a thigh lift for next year. Were you happy with the results? Thxx :) READ COMMENT

I'm glad I read this. Now I will know to ask for a lbl and not just an inner thigh lift!! READ COMMENT

Hi-I'm having the same issue and I'm on my 3rd lip lift. I have beautiful teeth that still do not show. There is no more skin to take. I don't know what the problem is. Now I'm only a week out of my last lift so maybe there is still too... READ COMMENT

How long were you swollen? READ COMMENT