Location: Chicago, IL
Member since 3/4/2013


  • 18 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 1 discussion
  • 4 questions

Reviews & Stories

Probably Worth It if You Are Willing to Spend a Boatload on "Subtle" Chicago, IL

I had mild to moderate volume loss and also hoped the lift would help the look of acne scars. It seemed to, but subtly. I had 3 syringes total for cheeks and temples. Better than nothing, but nothing would have been free. I will update as I can. Sorry I can't post photos. Right now I still have some bruises, and the first 4-5 days were very painful. I took/take Arnica, use ice, had avoided... READ MORE

Questions from CasiaJ

Hoping to Correct Flat Eyebrows/harsh Look from Botox: What is the Likelihood of a Successful Outcome?

First time ever Botox injection 5 days ago for horizontal forehead lines. 40 yo. I did raise my forehead for some lift. Naturally-arched brows have gone flat, forehead appears... READ MORE

Forehead Lines Botox Help: Evaluating 2nd Botox Injector After 1st Injector?

Rude at Follow-up & Wanted to Inject Outer Brows to correct his outcome of uneven, droopy inner brows. Glad I didn't let him. Professional opinions say this "reputable"... READ MORE

Botox for downturned mouth. Is Botox for this issue fairly foolproof?

I am 41 with a slightly downturned mouth. The aesthetics nurse at PS office recommends Botox followed by filler. Is Botox for this issue fairly foolproof (with an experienced... READ MORE

Which would you recommend for Voluma: Cannula vs. needle for cheeks?

I intend to try Voluma, I have never had a filler before. Doing my research, it seems everyone loves the cannula, even with Voluma's consistency. The injector, who is very... READ MORE

Discussions started by CasiaJ

Botox follow-up and potential filler question

I have gotten Botox for forehead for 2 years, 16-18 units for forehead/glabella with success. Enter new injector (RN, many certifications & an injections speaker/trainer) same... READ MORE

Recent comments from CasiaJ

Yes, I agree, I feel I loom more awake, too. READ COMMENT

I just updated. Good luck! From what I have read, my side effects are not typical. READ COMMENT

I prefer not to say just yet, until I can fairly attribute any positives or negatives since I am on the fence at the moment READ COMMENT

Thank you so much! She did mention using a cannula. I am totally new to "filler talk" so it fell on deaf ears until I was reading up. Thank goodness for this site since these are not topics to ask just any friend or acquaintance. It is... READ COMMENT