Aging Maven

Member since 5/1/2012


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Reviews & Stories

Cellulaze on 5/15/12 in San Francisco Bay Area - Oakland, CA

I'm 41, 5'7" and 150 lbs (a size 10). I've had cellulite for as long as I can remember. My mother has the worst (honestly) cellulite I've ever seen (although she's tall and thin) and as a kid I remember looking at her legs (covered from top of thigh all the way to her knee, front and back, in pretty severe cellulite). Since having kids, mine has worsened. I actually... READ MORE

Questions from Aging Maven

Cellulaze & Risk of Numbness And/or Seromas?

Cellulaze was just covered in the NY Times. I'm having it done by a plastic surgeon next week who's only done 4-5 Cellulaze treatments (but has over 20 years of... READ MORE

What Procedure Might You Recommend for These Knees? (photo)

I had Cellulaze done to the front of my legs today (the lower part -- down by my knees), but my "before" shot of my knees has me quite upset. Am I just cursed with... READ MORE

Recent comments from Aging Maven

I am 6 months post pro-cedure with SEVERE discoloration on my legs. Severe. Completely regret this procedure. Utterly. READ COMMENT

Sounds like it all goes away eventually, Megan, and the only thing permanent is the gaping hole in my bank account and a lesson learned. I'm guessing the ones who'll be helped the most from Cellulaze are folks who have good muscle tone... READ COMMENT

I had the same experience you did. Very very mild improvement, with significant discoloration/pain/numbness still (and I'm 14 weeks post-procedure). The mottled dark skin now guarantees I will not reveal my legs in public, which -- of... READ COMMENT

Hello lovely lady! Well, wow -- wow -- wow. You got RESULTS, woman! That left lateral thigh? Holy moly! SO great. So great. I knew you were going to see it end up this well based on your early results. Congrats, enjoy and buy a few more... READ COMMENT

Chelsea, I've had a very similar experience -- deep mottled bruising still (10 weeks out), insane itching, numbness (it's improving, but I'm still numb) and not the best visual results so far. Laurel, I'm so glad it worked out for you.... READ COMMENT