Location: Austin, TX
Member since 11/7/2012


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Reviews & Stories

Perlane in Upper Cheeks on 38 Yr Old. Dallas, TX

I've always had very nice Apple cheeks and cheekbones but lately , especially after 6 mos working out with a trainer, I've noticed volume loss and hollowing in my cheek area. It's impossible to be over the age of 35 and skinny while still maintaining a full face! So after making and chickening out for a year, I finally made the plunge and did it. I received one syringe Perlane on each side... READ MORE

My Juvederm in Lips Experience - Dallas, TX

I'm 37 years old and after much consideration , I finally decided to get filler injected into my lips. I have not had any filler or Botox yet. I had a thin upper lip that looked very nice when smiling, but my lips were plain and unattractive when not smiling. I'd hate photos where someone caught me before I had a chance to smile! I'd envy the women who had beautiful plump lips while not making... READ MORE

Questions from Natural2011

Was the Recommendations During My Consult for Botox/filler Correct? (photo)

Hello! I'm 36 yrs old, olive skinned, 5'3" 110 lbs that has never had anything done. No wrinkles when resting, however over the past year, have noticed creasing under my eyes... READ MORE

Was the Recommendation During my Consultation for Botox and 2 Syringes Perlane Correct? (photo)

Hello! I'm 36 yrs old, olive skinned, 5'3" 110 lbs that has never had anything done. No wrinkles when resting, however over the past year, have noticed creasing under my eyes... READ MORE

Botox and Filler Together or Just One? And if So, Which?

I went for my consultation today for slight under eye wrinkles when smiling. Surgeon recommended one site Botox and one syringe Perlane along each cheekbone. I'm 36 and Latina... READ MORE

Botox/filler Should I Do It Now or Wait Til I'm Older and Really Need It?

36 yrs old and no Botox or anything yet but have noticed some slight crepiness under my eyes when I smile. It's not terrible but it bothers me sometimes. I don't want to change... READ MORE

Once You Get Botox, Will It Make Your Wrinkles Worse if You Don't Keep Going Once It Wears Off?

Considering getting Botox and a little filler for under eye creasing when smiling. I don't have resting wrinkles yet, but am told getting Botox before wrinkles will help to... READ MORE

What Type of Peel Should I Get and Should I Go to an Aestetician or a Dermatolgist?

I'd like to get a mild peel that will leave my skin refreshed, smooth, and hopefully minimize pores. When I'm done with the holidays, then I'd like to get one of those chemical... READ MORE

Will Getting Botox Cause Skin to Sag?

I'd like to get Botox but have read some discerning articles reporting that paralyzing facial muscles could cause the skin to later become loose and thus, sag. I suppose in... READ MORE

Uneven Lips After Juvederm. Embarassing! What Can I Do? (photo)

I recieved one syringe juvederm in top and bottom lips today. My lips were already assymetrical to begin with but it wasn't too obvious to the naked eye. Now its very obvious... READ MORE

Can Botox Be Used to Treat Assymetry in Upper Lips?

I had thin lips which I've recently had subtly plumped with juvaderm. I love the effect. It's not too much and it's smooth, no lumps. The only thing is that one side of upper... READ MORE

Is Tenderness Normal 3 Weeks Post Juvaderm in Lips?

I had one syringe juvaderm in lips 3 wks ago. First time. Mostly in upper lip, a little in bottom lip. Anyway, I haven't felt any tenderness since day 3 or 4 after the... READ MORE

Dent Above Upper Lip After Juvederm? (photo)

I'm almost 4 weeks post one syringe Juvederm in my upper and bottom lip. I wanted a subtle plump. So far, I'm very happy with the results apart from some asymmetry with the... READ MORE

How Long After Juvederm in Lips Will It Take for my Smile Not to Feel Stiff? (photo)

I got my injection 2 days ago and some of the swelling has gone down. When I smile, it pulls and feels stiff. Will it soften? Also, when I look down, it feels heavy. Does that... READ MORE

I went out dancing with friends last night and slipped on the dance floor. How Do I Know if my Nose is Broken?

Oh my poor nose. I went out dancing with friends last night and slipped on the dance floor. The glass with the drink I was holding fell right on my face,smack in the nose. It... READ MORE

Is the bump on my nose from a slight injury going to be permanent? (photo)

Last wknd I went dancing with friends. While on the dance floor, some huge guy plowed into me in his drunken stupor and I fell backwards on to my butt. The glass I was holding... READ MORE

Could I get filler injected in just one smile line and which product is best for that?

Over the past few mos, I've noticed a bothersome long smile line on the left side from my nose to mouth. It is very faint when my face is rested , however, it creases and folds... READ MORE

Is this raised red spot above bikini line area a melanoma? I've had it for over a month? (Photo)

For the past month, I've noticed a small raised bright red spot in my bikini line area. At first I assumed it was an ingrown hair that my wax lady had plucked. But one month... READ MORE

Best treatment for mild melasma on Olive skin tone?

Hi! I'm 38 and up until recently, had somewhat nice skin. About 9 mos ago, I had juvederm injected into my lips and then microdermabrasion for first time just a few days later.... READ MORE

Best method to "curl up" upper lip? (Photo)

My upper lip is lopsided and when I went for lip enhancement with juvederm for the first time last year, it made the unevenness even more obvious, so have not had anymore... READ MORE

I have horizontal line when smile after lip filler. Any suggestions? (photos)

I received juvederm ultra back in oct '14. I pretty much had a non existent upper lip. I never went back for more and it's been over a year and I still have a line above my lip... READ MORE

Bunching over top lip when smile a year after Juvederm? (photos)

I had juvederm for the 1st time a year ago to plump up my thin lips. I never went back and a year later there is still a weird curling/bunching at the top of my upper lip when... READ MORE

Perlane or Voluma to subtly plump up cheek area? (Photo)

I turn 39 soon and have noticed a decrease in cheek volume over the past 2 yrs. They are not sunken or sagging yet. I have a nice cheekbone and don't want to lose that. I've... READ MORE

Possible reaction to Perlane?

3 wks ago I had one syringe perlane injected along each cheekbone. No problems, no bruising. It looks fantastic. However, suddenly without warning, I woke up with swollen lower... READ MORE

Slight feeling of occasional soreness 3 weeks post Perlane injection?

Today marks 3 wks since I had one syringe perlane injected along each upper cheekbone area. I went to a reputable plastic surgeon so I'm not too worried. The perlane looks... READ MORE

Pregnancy after Perlane?!

I received Perlane in my cheeks approx 3.5 months ago. 1cc each side. Very happy with the results, however recently discovered I am expecting. I am currently 7 wks pregnant.... READ MORE

What procedure to reshape lips? (Photo)

So I had a very thin upper lip but it was well shaped with good teeth show. I only had juverderm once and just let it naturally dissolve. That was 2 yrs ago. Somehow the... READ MORE

Recent comments from Natural2011

Ugh that sent before I was done typing. Use some nude colored eyeliner to create a sill in your right nostril. It's a shame he took that skin off but it's not crazy noticeable. I didn't notice it until you pointed it out. I, too, am... READ COMMENT

I bet you could fix that larger nostril with makeup. Maybe put some white eyeliner READ COMMENT

Hi ! I totally see a difference between your before and after. I think it would look a bit off if you had any more taken. It looks very nice I think! As far as the scar, I recommend scar tape that you put on every night. It really... READ COMMENT

The dr (plastic surgeon) recommended either perlane or voluma for the cheek area as they are firmer and better suited for that area. I decided on Perlane since it doesn't last as long, just incase I was not happy with the effect. So far... READ COMMENT

Looks to me to be a man in both photos. Pretty sure it's the same person. He's just shaved in the first photo. :) plus his profile name is Timothy READ COMMENT