Location: Los angeles, CA
Member since 5/29/2009


  • 12 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 1 comment
  • 9 questions

Reviews & Stories

Smile Deformed After Botox

9 days ago I had botox in my crows feet, my forehead, and my jaw muscles (to treat TMJ).When I woke up this morning, I couldn't smile. My mouth widens and opens but it doesn't go up at the corners at all and my cheeks don't move; my mouth just sort of stretches across my face. I look like I am grimacing or like I have had a stroke of some sort.Normally I love botox. However, in that my smile... READ MORE

Juvederm for Cheek Enhancement

I had 1 cc of juvederm put into one of my cheeks; one side of my face is considerably fuller in the cheek area, so I was hoping for some eveness. The pain wasn't too bad, although we did three layers of a topical over an hour and it still wasn't what I would call comfortable.There is a clearly defined pocket under my skin where I had the injections (about 10 total comprising 1 cc).... READ MORE

Questions from lapcas

Discolored Pocket Under Skin After Juvederm

There is a clearly defined pocket under my skin where I had Juvederm injections (about 10 total comprising 1 cc). Additionally, the skin is slightly discolored, sort of white.... READ MORE

Thermage As Temporary Treatment for Heavy Eyelids?

I am 30 years old with heavy eyelids. They are genetic - both parents and several aunts and uncles have had upper Blepharoplasty.I have a high brow but kind of hooded lids. One... READ MORE

Upper Blepharoplasty or Brow Lift for Heavy Eyelids?

I am 30 with heavy eyelids. There is no fat, just excess skin. I am wondering whether I am a candidate for an upper Blepharoplasty or a Brow Lift.I feel like there is a lot of... READ MORE

What Might Improve my Jawline?

I can't figure out what is wrong with my profile. My jaw doesn't seem underdeveloped and, from what I can tell, I don't have a receeding chin. Nonetheless,my jawline is not... READ MORE

Can Juvederm Be Done After Alma Harmony Laser?

I am scheduled to do the Alma harmony laser for skin tightening next week on the lower half of my face. Two days later, I have an appointment with a different doctor to do... READ MORE

Can I Do an Acid Peel (Either TCA 12% or Glycolic 70%) a Few Days Before Getting Radiesse and Juvederm?

This is the only week for the next four months that I will be off of work. I would like to do a TCA or Glycolic (I've had both before and tolerated them well) so that I... READ MORE

How to Get Rid of Radiesse?

I recently had radiesse in my cheeks about 8 days ago, with a lot more on one side of my face to correct a slight assymetry. However, I now look fake and overfilled and my... READ MORE

Muscle Stimulation Machine to Get Rid of Botox?

A doctor overinjected my masseter muscles with botox (he almost might have gone too low on my crows feet, I'm not sure which) and now I can't really smile on one side... READ MORE

Why Are Veins Appearing After Restylane in Nasolabial Folds and Nasogenian Grooves?

Earlier today, I had some restylane put into my nasolabial folds and nasogenian grooves. On the left side of my nose (but not on the right) I am getting purplish splotches that... READ MORE

Recent comments from lapcas

I went and saw my doctor. He apologized profusely, credited all of my money back, and promised to talk to the nurse who had done it. I've been a patient of his for a long time. He did say that there was nothing that could be done and he... READ COMMENT