Location: toronto, ontario
Member since 2/21/2009


  • 20 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 4 questions

Reviews & Stories

Fat Injections Work

I did fat injections to my cheeks because I have line indents across my cheeks. They worked okay but did find the fat wanted to go more above or below the lines.  I think that area needs to be stimulated to get the blood flowing to the cells before the injection so the fat will take there.  That wasn't done but if I did it again I would ask the surgeon how we could do that... READ MORE

Breast Implants Easy Procedure

I had breast implants done twice, the procedure was fine, recovery short, and never had any problems with them. I had my silicone implants changed to saline because of the silicone scare a few years back. personally if I did it again, I would do the new silicone, they are lighter in weight. I had mine done half under the muscle and half over the muscle, this is supposed to give the most... READ MORE

Questions from beckies

Modern Method for Fat Injections?

I have read an answer from one of the doctors on RealSelf, saying the old method of fat injections involved sucking fat through liposuction. During the fat transfer I had, I... READ MORE

Cheek Indents After Fat Grafting

I had fat transfer, and now have indents across my cheeks. The fat goes above or below the area where it should. Is there a method to make the fat go or take in the spot where... READ MORE

Silicone Injection for Cheek Lines?

I wrote in asking about better fat injection methods. I have the indented lines across my cheeks and tried to fill them with fat. The fat goes below the indent however... READ MORE

What is Viafill Fat Injection?

Is it the same as fat grafting? And is that the same as spinning the fat before injecting? I'm still not quite getting it. Thanks READ MORE

Recent comments from beckies

Safest to go to surgeon that has done it 20 or more times. If I could find one in Toronto area. READ COMMENT

Totally agree with last commentor. It lasts forever if it takes. Fat injection is good, takes well, but can get a lump especially if it is rubbed after. READ COMMENT

Seems to me whether call it fat injection, grafting, or pearl, it is the same thing. READ COMMENT

That looks like they took a frying pan and held it on your face. So unprofessional. I am sick of dermatoligists, ect doing procedures. Never would go to anyone but plastic surgeon. On the good side looks like it is healing, scabs, ect... READ COMMENT

I feel these melt the fat under the skin. No surgeon wants to admit to that though. I read so many bad stories. the tightening melts fat a bit and the skin tightens as it adjusts, but a skinnier face. Lasers are heat and... READ COMMENT