Location: Stow, OH
Member since 5/2/2009


  • 18 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 2 questions

Reviews & Stories

Removal of Blue Veins Under Eyes - Youngstown, OH

I have had a blue reticular vein on my lower eyelid that began to show more over the past few months. It looked like I was fatigued all the time and was very difficult to cover with makeup. I found a vein doctor who had success treating veins like these with a Cutera 1064 YAG which uses the Excel platform. It took 9 pulses and a few days for the vein that had plagued me to disappear. READ MORE

Questions from blmiller

What Are Dermatologists Prescribing to Treat Melasma Since You Can No Longer Get Tri-Luma?

I'm at the end of an 8% compounded prescription and don't want to go back to the doctor who prescribed it. READ MORE

Can a lower blepharoplasty be performed with filler in the tear trough and Sculptra in the upper cheeks?

I tried (2) tubes of Sculptra in my upper cheeks 10 months ago in an effort to avoid additional tear trough injections. It worked until 1-1/2 months ago when the eyes started... READ MORE

Recent comments from blmiller

I would like to see you smile in an after picture. My cheeks look fuller when I smile like in your before picture so that we can truly see the difference. READ COMMENT

I wonder if it could have been a reaction to the numbing cream used. Any type of numbing cream they've used on me turns the area beet red for a period of time after they wash it off. READ COMMENT

Why don't you just have it dissolved? READ COMMENT

There's a doctor who posted on hear that sometimes cortisone shots can be used to breakdown Radiesse. Another post said to try massaging the area, although I can see why you might be hesitant to do that. READ COMMENT

The best results I've had were when a derm prescribed 8% hydroquinone. I had to purchase it at a compounding pharmacy. READ COMMENT