Location: Boston
Member since 3/25/2009


  • 60 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 1 discussion
  • 6 questions

Reviews & Stories

Bikini Line

I had a one hour electrolysis treatment of my bikini area this weekend. I'd bought a coupon from google offers so I thought I'd give it a try. The electrologist was very experienced with 30 yrs of experience doing electrolysis. I don't know what method she used. She essentially inserted a fine needle in my follicle and zapped me either once or twice. I had IPL done in the Past from... READ MORE

Didn't work out for me

I am in pretty good shape and work out at least 4 times a week and watch what i eat. My abs have always bothered me and I wanted them to be a little less flabby before my upcoming wedding this summer. I booked an appointment for both my lower and upper Abs but decided to just go for my lower abs instead to see how ht procedure goes. The Aesthetician used the large head on my lower abs.... READ MORE

Questions from Soniak

What is Vibro Liposuction?

A local clinic is advertising Vibro Liposuction extensively. However, I haven't been able to find much information on it online. What is involved in this procedure? READ MORE

Cosmetic Surgery Advice Outside the US?

What advice would you give to people outside the USA considering surgical cosmetic procedures. How do we decide what doctor to opt for? READ MORE

Strong Disagreement with Plastic Surgeon's TCA Post Peel Advice

I am 28 with minor sun damage on my face which I wanted reversed so i saw a plastic surgeon who put me on 0.1% Retin-A +4% hydroquinone & gave me an 8% TCA peel today... READ MORE

Is Vaser Shape (Not Vaser Lipo) Too Good to Be True?

There is a lot of inconsistency in what the procedure can supposedly accomplish. Most places claim that it destroys the actual fat cell whereas others say it only drains out... READ MORE

How to Get Rid of Blue Marks (permanent Bruises) on Legs? (photo)

I have a few blue-ish marks on the back of my legs and also on my shins. They look exactly like bruises but don't hurt when i touch them. I've had them for at least a year... READ MORE

How can i get rid of rings around my neck (horizontal neck lines)? (photo)

I have fairly prominent neck lines (neck rings) which are unfortunately hereditary from my mom's side of the family. Since i hit thirty, they've become more prominent. Is there... READ MORE

Discussions started by Soniak

Why doesn't anyone discuss the pain?

None of the doctors I spoke with told me how excruciatingly painful the recovery is. Everyone talks about the 'mild discomfort' for the first 10 minutes of the... READ MORE

Recent comments from Soniak

Mine eventually went away but it took a solid 4-5 days. hang in there. READ COMMENT

I rolled my laugh lines and a few scars on my face today. Also rolled my neck lines. I have had horizontal ring necks since I was a baby but it seems to be getting worse with age. A few words of advice if you want to maximize your... READ COMMENT

How does your hairline look like now? Dr omer sounds like a complete jerk btw. READ COMMENT

There is no residual sensation/pain from the procedure, but unfortunately i didn't see any results. I really had faith in this procedure because i was convinced of the technology so i am pretty disappointed. READ COMMENT

Once your skin has healed, don't you think medium level peels (like TCA) would be able to help with the scarring? i would check with a derm on that. READ COMMENT