Location: Arlington, TX
Member since 3/28/2009


  • 5 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 1 comment
  • 3 questions

Reviews & Stories

My Experiences with Restylane

I've tried Restylane several times for various areas of my face: around the eyes, vertical frown lines from nostrils to lips, on my chin for ( ) lines. Each time the amount of down time far exceeded what the doctor said it would be. The first time, I thought it was because I did it combined with Botox. The second time, I left off the Botox and blamed the long down time on having too much done... READ MORE

Questions from ArubaLover

Best Facial Filler for Those Prone to Swelling?

What facial filler is best for patients who swell more than normal? I've had Restylane injections and I couldn't appear in public for over a week! READ MORE

Recommended Downtime for Sculptra?

How much vacation time do you advise workers to take for Sculptra injections? My boss does not allow "bruised and swollen" employees to work in his casino. READ MORE

Can a Filler Be Used After Permalips?

I had Permalips put in about 6 months ago. Now they seemed to have disappeared! Is it possible to have Juvederm or another filler placed on top of the "disappeared"... READ MORE

Recent comments from ArubaLover

Lacey, Thanks for your upfront post about the downtime with Sculptura. I "lost" 10 days of vacation this year for Permalips--not sure if I want to lose more vacation time to start Sculptura. READ COMMENT