Location: Denver, CO
Member since 3/4/2009


  • 37 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 15 questions

Reviews & Stories

Consultation Review for Restylane

I'm going to be one of those annoying people that writes a review before actually having a procedure, but for good cause: I want everyone to know right away how wonderful Dr. Hoenig is. If you do your research, you'll find nothing but amazing things said about him in every corner of the internet where he's mentioned (message boards, physician review sites, Real Self, Yelp, etc). I'm a bit of... READ MORE

Light Chemical Peels - No Benefit - Denver, CO

I have had four chemical peels in the last few months, with virtually no peeling or any sort of benefit, and I'm confused as to how this could be the case. The first three peels I had were light Jessner solutions (done with the intention that I'd be able to be back at work in a few days). The third one of these that I had, had an added layer of salicylic acid added to it. I barely any... READ MORE

Questions from te

Thermage As an Alternative to Breast Lift?

Can Thermage work as an alternative to breast lift for minimally sagging breasts? READ MORE

Best Products to Treat Under Eye Area?

I am 30 and am starting to show signs of aging in my under eye area (dark circles, some crepiness and slight loss of volume in upper cheek area). I am not ready for any... READ MORE

Redness and Swelling After Microdermabrasion?

I had a Microdermabrasion (Diamondtome) treatment yesterday, and the woman who performed it was really rough. Today, my skin is red and kind of puffy. I have had several... READ MORE

Sciton ClearScan for Broken Capillaries and Veins on Face?

I have been reading about the Sciton ClearScan laser for removal of broken capillaries and sunspots. I have some small broken red capillaries on my cheeks, and some larger... READ MORE

Best Laser Tightening for the Skin Around the Eyes?

I am 31 years old and am starting to show some very minor hooding/excess skin on my upper eyelids (and a bit of excess skin on the lowers).I don't think I'm quite ready for... READ MORE

Is Restylane Under the Eyes Right for Me?

I am 31, with high cheek bones. Unfortunately, my cheeks are is starting to descend slightly, and I now have a racoon look. I am not ready for surgery and would love to try... READ MORE

Options for Broken Capillaries Under the Eyes?

Hello, I would like to know what the best options are for broken capillaries under the eyes. I have quite a few small purple ones, plus one larger blue vein that I would like... READ MORE

Renova Around the Eyes?

I have heard of people using Renova and other tretinoin products around the eyes with great success in treating fines lines/wrinkles. I've also heard that tretinoin can cause... READ MORE

Is It Ok to Use Retinoids and LED Light Therapy Together?

I am wondering if it's safe to use a triretinoin product (.05%) with an LED device (BabyQuasar)? I understand that retinol products cause photosensitivity, so I want to be... READ MORE

How Will Botox in the Glabella Region Affect my Ability to Raise my Eyebrows?

I am considering Botox to my glabella region to relax the muscles in that area that are starting to cause a permanent vertical ridge (no deep wrinkles in the skin just yet, but... READ MORE

Restylane-L Injected W/ Extra Lidocaine and Epinephrine; Is This Safe?

I recently consulted with a board certified facial plastic surgeon about Restylane injections in the lower eyelid/upper cheek area. He explained to me that he uses Restylane-L... READ MORE

Restylane Under the Eyes With History of Puffiness & Urticaria-like Reactions?

I am considering Resytlane injections to fill in my lower eyelid/upper cheek junction. I am a little concerned because I usually wake up every morning with really puffy eyes... READ MORE

Are Fillers Safe for Someone Who Has Had Multiple Root Canals?

I would like to have restylane injected to my lower eyelid/cheek area, but I am increasingly concerned about the possibility of biofilm injection. I have read about several... READ MORE

What are the effects of pregnancy on facial fat graft?

Hi! I would like facial fat grafting (vs. Restylane) for volume loss. I will likely get pregnant in the next 5 years & I'd like to better understand the risk of the grafted fat... READ MORE

Vitamin C, B-vits and low dose minerals -- are they okay prior to Restylane injections?

Hello docs, Is the attached supplement okay to take prior to Restylane injections? In know all the regular stuff to avoid (Fish Oil, NSAIDs, Vit E, etc), but I want to be extra... READ MORE

Recent comments from te

Restylane isn't a waste of time and money, you just went to a bad doctor. READ COMMENT

I am scheduled for early December. I believe I'll probably have two syringes, as I will be treating the area around my mouth in addition to my eyes as well, but I'm not 100% sure on that. I'll definitely post back with results and pics. :) READ COMMENT

Which doctor did you go to? I live in Denver as well and want to make sure I'm not going to the same one! :) READ COMMENT

I can't see what you're talking about at all - it looks to me like you achieved a beautiful surgical result! READ COMMENT

Jonathan Hoenig is an oculoplastic surgeon in LA who is well known for his ability to correct botched blephs and fat transfers - you might look into him. READ COMMENT