Location: Chicago, IL
Member since 4/16/2012


  • 11 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 1 discussion
  • 4 questions

Reviews & Stories

I Contracted Iatrogenic Botulism from a Botox Injection to Glabellar Lines - Skokie, IL

If you have never had botulism, there is almost no way to describe the suffering, misery and terror of this experience. Do not believe anyone who tells you you can *never* get botulism from a "cosmetic dose" of Botox. It's not true. I am sitting here typing this; I have botulism, and it is brutal. Having your face wrecked ( and it is wrecked) is one thing; having your entire nervous system,... READ MORE

Absolutely TERRIBLE Business Practices - Evanston, IL

Absolutely TERRIBLE business practices. Dr Fagman presides over a spa in Evanston Illinois called Egea Spa, where he "prescribes" laser treatments. If you want to get their laser treatments they insist you buy them in "packs" for discount pricing. I paid them 900 dollars for three laser treatments, which they would hold on account for me. This was supposed to happen over the course of three... READ MORE

Questions from BitofHelp

What Would You Do? Tummy Tuck? Smart Lipo? Nothing? (photo)

Hi, there, I have a question for any doc out there about my belly. The area around my belly button is the worst, very stretched and down to the pubic bone. I have a *tiny*... READ MORE

One month experienced injector/plastic surgeon cheeks furrow tear trough. Red bumps under my eyes. Will it go away on its own?

The rest of the Radiesse looks really good .However I have "eyeworms" -- long wormy looking bumps right on the periorbital bone that are visible in all lighting. Quarter inch... READ MORE

3.5 months after radiesse in tear troughs, will these lumps ever go away? (photo)

I complained to the doctor a month ago and he told me it would probably all "calm down" eventually. I've been walking around with these things and they are the opposite of... READ MORE

I need to find expert assistance with Botox Poisoning.

I am very sick and I have been very sick for three and a half months. Dear Doctors, you could not possibly imagine how terrifying it is to be poisoned. I have had botox before... READ MORE

Discussions started by BitofHelp

Pelleve: Expensive, and Receptionist told me it did not work.

I was very interested in Pelleve because I've been reading that it builds collagen with no downtime. However since I'm over 40 during the consult the doctor told me that I... READ MORE

Recent comments from BitofHelp

I am very sorry to hear it. It is simply a tragedy and there is no other way to look at it. I am only able to continue in hope that things will get better because I've found a support group online who have all had botox injuries, most... READ COMMENT

I'm really interested in ultherapy, just for a lift on all fronts. I'm 48 and Look okay, But I'd love to see an improvement in my disappearing jawline, fat sliding down y cheeks and hooded eyelids. Ultherapy seems like a good choice,... READ COMMENT

:) Uh huh. Plastic surgery. READ COMMENT